U.S. Bank Sr Application Developer in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

U.S. Bank is seeking a Sr Application Developer with design and development experience to contribute toward the success of our technology initiatives. The Sr Application Developer manages and plays a key role during the lifecycle of a project by providing technical leadership in the design and implementation of software solutions and ensuring a quality product is delivered. The Sr Application Developer also presents conceptual designs and estimates, and organizes staff planning activities necessary for successful project execution.


  • Performs and/or leads the technical design and development of complex application systems using existing and emerging technology platforms.

  • May participate in some application architecture functions.

  • Estimates and defines time tables and project tasks; analyzes and estimates cost and time.

  • Leads change impact analysis.

  • Creates and may review unit and test plans.

  • Identifies opportunities to improve testing process.

  • Performs and/or leads design, coding, testing, implementation, and documentation of solution.

  • Develops basic and detailed program specifications.

  • Ensures that expected application performance levels are achieved.

  • 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 complex technical problems.

  • Identifies and manages interfaces, service levels, standards, and configurations.

  • Conducts analysis of organizational needs for the development and implementation of application systems.

  • Monitors operating efficiency of existing application systems.

  • Proactively identifies opportunities for improvement and recommends technical solutions.

  • Demonstrates good understanding of the business needs driving the projects.

Project Related Responsibilities:

  • Review, clarify and approve business requirements

  • Develop solution conceptual design

  • Develop and/or oversee development of detailed functional and technical designs

  • Ensure adherence to process and design standards

  • Collaborate with project manager on project plans

  • Prepare database requirements

  • Oversee coding and unit test activities

  • Conduct quality reviews

  • Develop test strategies and plans

  • Coordinate resolution of technical issues

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 in quantitative area (MIS, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Finance, or other related field) OR equivalent work experience

  • 7 or more years of experience in application development with strong project/team leadership skills

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Comprehensive understanding of the data processing environment and its impact on business functions

  • Detailed knowledge of practices, methodologies, and tools related to the design, development and testing of business applications.

  • Demonstrated ability to identify solution design alternatives and recommend the best business solution

  • Demonstrated ability to analyze technical information, evaluate products, services and vendors, and make recommendations

  • Demonstrated ability to lead a team of technical analysts and developers

  • Thorough working knowledge of relational database technologies such as DB2.

  • Thorough working knowledge of mainframe development including both batch and online (CICS) COBOL programming. Also skilled in JCL/Procedures development.

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Strong planning and organizational skills

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong project/team leadership skills

  • Strong customer orientation and quality focus

Job: Information Technology

Primary Location: Wisconsin-WI-Brookfield

Shift: 1st - Daytime

Average Hours Per Week: 40

Requisition ID: 180008583

Other Locations: United States

U.S. Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating a diverse workforce.

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.