Technical Project Application Lead


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 Technical Project Application Lead with strong project management expertise within application development to contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives. In this role the Technical Project Application Lead will direct the technical design and development of highly complex, cross-functional, multi-platform, application systems and may perform some application architecture functions.

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Today’s global regulatory compliance standards for quality data and customer / transaction due diligence has reached an all-time high. In addition, fighting financial crimes has become a crucial component to all Financial Institutions worldwide. The financial crime technologies have undergone rapid change in the last few years and will continue to evolve in the coming years. As this landscape continues to change, U.S. Bank will need to develop new applications, data models, analytics and processes to align with this complex and dynamic environment.

- Defines and documents the designs for applications and enhancements.
- Leads definition of time tables and project tasks; estimates cost, and time.
- Creates, reviews, and may coordinate execution of unit test plans for multiple projects. Identifies opportunities to improve testing process.
- Leads design, coding, testing, implementation, and documentation of solution.
- Develops high level program specifications.
- Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved.
- Directs designs, codes, tests, debugs, documents, maintains, and modifies computer programs of high complexity, significance, and risk.
- Leads technical staff and clients to investigate, analyze, and resolve highly complex technical problems.
- Identifies and manages interfaces, service levels, standards, and configurations.
- Analyzes, defines, and documents design for data, workflow, logical processes, and operating system environment, interfaces with other systems, internal and external.
- Supervises monitoring of existing application systems operating efficiency. Identifies opportunities for improvement and recommends technical solutions. Demonstrates deep understanding of the business needs driving projects.
- Key point of contact for business line.

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





Basic Qualifications
-Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience
-At least 10 years of experience with implementing applications through development.

-Experience or Training in Agile Methodologies helpful.


Preferred Skills/Experience

Extensive experience in:
-Product and vendor evaluation
-System testing
-Information testing

Subject matter expert in:
-System development life cycle
-Change control
-IT standards, procedures, policy
-Application design, architecture
-Application testing
-Application maintenance
-Release management
-Application development tools
-Modeling: data (analytics, MDM, quality, etc.), process, events, objects



Information Technology

Primary Location



1st - Daytime

Average Hours Per Week