Bank of the West Senior IT Infrastructure Manager in Omaha, Nebraska
Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
What sets Bank of the West apart from other banks is our team members–they embody the optimistic spirit of the West. There is a spirit here that drives us to do more. Our team of more than 10,000 employees is vital to the success of our Bank. They reflect our modern western values—straightforward, entrepreneurial and optimistic. We seek to create a corporate culture that fosters and rewards excellence, encourages creative thinking and respects diversity – an environment where team members are engaged, supportive of one another and enthusiastic about serving our customers. Bank of the West offers the stability of a company that has a 135 year history and is part of BNP Paribas, a European leader in global banking and financial services and one of the 6 strongest banks in the world. We offer opportunities across our diverse business lines – Retail Banking, Commercial Banking, National Finance, and Wealth Management.
Job Description Summary
Position is responsible for oversight and direction of the functional activities of assigned staff including operations, technical design, product evaluations, and project management. Provides management with direction and leadership in technical areas including Enterprise storage, Unix administration, data backup and file transfer. Provides advice and counsel to management concerning the application of computing techniques to business problems. Assigned area(s) of responsibility are activities of high complexity and impact..
Essential Job Functions
Provides management oversight for Enterprise storage, Unix administration, data backup and file transfer teams.
Prepares project plans including scheduling, costs, resources, and other operational concerns.
Effectively communicates with peer management and other teams, both within IT and lines of business.
Analyzes management needs regarding information retrieval, data control and use of computing and data processing resource and processes.
Maintains knowledge of emerging technologies and recommends/evaluates technologies.
Directs and/or assists in the continuing review of present systems and methods, and the formulation of new and revised systems, examining techniques in use and determine appropriate changes to effect improvements, reduce costs and enhance efficiency.
Ensures compliance with appropriate regulations and policies as they pertain to technology areas under control
Interacts with governance, audit, compliance, and risk initiatives.
Plans, coordinates, and schedules investigations, feasibility studies and surveys, including the economic evaluations of proposed and existing systems.
Ensures proper coordination between assigned staff and all interfacing staff and groups.
Provides technical expertise in the examination and definition of objectives of existing or proposed systems and in the design of improved systems utilizing information technology
Assists in the development of cost and time estimates for capital budgeting plan and operational budget plan for the area.
Other Job Duties
May conduct vendor negotiations and develop contract proposals.
Manages employees directly, through subordinates and occasionally other managers.
Establishes performance goals, allocates resources, assesses annual performance and recommends individual merit and promotional increases.
Maintains professional contacts with other companies, research bodies and equipment manufacturers concerning computer applications and equipment.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Requires broad management knowledge to lead project teams in one department.
Typically has mastery level knowledge and skills within a specific technical or professional discipline with broad understanding of other areas within the job function.
Requires 10-12 years minimum prior relevant experience.
- Bachelor's Degree
Equal Employment Opportunity Policy
Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.
Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.
Location: United States-Nebraska-Omaha
Requisition ID: 036536