Group Application Manager

 

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 an accomplished Group Application Manager with resource allocation and project management experience to contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives. 

 

Duties and Responsibilities:  Responsible for management of 5-8 direct reports with additional project responsibilities that involve significant interaction with personnel in other functional areas and business lines.  Project responsibilities include the implementation of several  advanced capabilities within our online/mobile banking platform.  Successful candidate will be able to:

 

Grow teams

- mold staff into a unified team that drives toward common goals

- champion growth in maturity of software development, deployment and associated cost estimation processes and execution

- drive team to greater predictability, productivity and quality

 

Communicate with impact

- build credibility and confidence with peers, executive management and customers

- provide increased transparency to all stakeholders regarding work processes and progress

- develop cooperative and productive relationships across the organization

 

Deliver executional excellence

- enhance application stability, performance and functionality

- plan, direct and manage staff structures, deliverables, budgets, and projects

 

Think strategically

- provide input into wider organizational staffing and strategy decisions

- support organizational standards and legal compliance requirements

 

Lead wisely

- lead with integrity, vision, decisiveness and optimism

- demonstrate resilience and maturity in solving people, process and project issues

- pro-actively address performance concerns, propose initiatives, and anticipate problems and corresponding solutions

 

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

 

Leaders at U.S. Bank consistently demonstrate integrity and ethics, maturity and resilience, and inspire trust and confidence among their teams. Our leaders are strong communicators who promote collaborative relationships, influence others, and value the diversity of backgrounds and ideas among their employees.

 

Qualifications

 

Basic Qualifications:

-Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
-At least 10 years experience with developing and implementing applications.
-At least 4 years experience with major tasks, deliverables, formal methodologies and disciplines for delivering new or enhanced applications.

 

Preferred Skills/Experience:

-10+ years of software development and management experience required.

- Excellent knowledge of information systems is required with preference given to those with experience in managing web/mobile development projects,  build highly scalable  & performing  systems.  Prior experience  with .net & responsive design application development will be a plus.

 - Experience in managing distributed teams using Agile

- Must have excellent analytical and managerial skills; strong verbal and written communication abilities; demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills.

 

Job

Information Technology

Primary Location

Minnesota-MN-Richfield

Shift

1st - Daytime

Travel

Yes, 5 % of the Time

Average Hours Per Week

40