Application Architect

 

At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

 

U.S. Bank is seeking a motivated Application Architect with technical design and architecture experience to contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives. 

  • Responsible for the design and architecture of CCTG application technology solutions.
  • Develops the application's architecture and blueprints on which functional and non-functional requirements can be met. Reviews developer technical designs.
  • Translates user requirements to technical requirements. Helps in designing an application's technical infrastructure, such as application components, platforms, and interfaces. Helps to identify  development tools, and testing approaches. 
  • Possesses broad knowledge of platforms and applications across all technologies. 
  • Converts specifications into design approach instructions to solve business problems through automation support.
  • Participates in the definition of non-functional requirements and ensures that the application architecture supports these requirements.
  • Provides strategic input for application in accordance with long-term CCTG technology direction.
  • Monitors and maintains compliance with Enterprise Architecture, Technology Standards, and Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Planning.  
  • Participates in evaluation of vendor products to determine conformance with bank technical standards and appropriate fit with business needs and CCTG strategic direction.   
  • Develops and maintains department's knowledge base.
  • Mediates between the expert and knowledge base.
  • Uses models, hypotheses, and cognitive analysis techniques to elicit real problem-solving knowledge from the experts. 
  • Assists developers and performance engineers with performance tuning and trouble shooting.   

Successful applicants will exemplify US Bank's ethical principles of uncompromising integrity, respect for others, accountability for decisions and actions, and good citizenship.

 

Qualifications

 

Basic Qualifications

-Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
-At least 3 years experience with the concepts, philosophies and tools behind the design of applications, information and underlying information technologies.
-At least 8 years experience with developing and implementing applications.

 

Preferred Skills/Experience

· Develops the end-to-end solution architecture and blueprints on which functional and non-functional requirements can be met. Reviews developer technical designs.

· Translates user requirements to technical requirements. Designs solution's technical infrastructure, such as application components, platforms, interfaces, development tools, and testing approaches.

· Possesses broad knowledge of platforms and applications across all technologies.

· Converts specifications into design approach instructions to solve business problems through automation support.

· Participates in the definition of non-functional requirements and ensures that the solution architecture supports these requirements.

· Provides strategic input for long-term CCTG technology direction. Monitors and maintains compliance with Enterprise Architecture, Technology Standards, and Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity Planning.

· Participates in evaluation of vendor products to determine conformance with bank technical standards and appropriate fit with business needs and CCTG strategic direction.

· Develops and maintains department's knowledge base. Mediates between the expert and knowledge base. Uses models, hypotheses, and cognitive analysis techniques to elicit real problem-solving knowledge from the experts.

· Assists developers with performance tuning and trouble shooting.

 

Job

Information Technology

Primary Location

Minnesota-MN-Richfield

Other Locations

Other Locations Ohio-OH-Cincinnati, IL-IL-Chicago

Shift

1st - Daytime

Average Hours Per Week

40