First Republic Bank

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Senior Mobile Developer

Senior Mobile Developer

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US-CA-San Francisco
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First Republic is an ultra-high-touch bank that provides extraordinary client service. We believe that one-on-one interactions build lasting relationships. We move quickly to serve our clients’ needs so that their financial transactions are handled with ease and efficiency. Client trust and security are paramount in our line of business. Ultimately, our goal is unsurpassed client satisfaction which will lead to personal referrals – our number one source of new business. We recognize that our competitive advantage starts with our people and our culture. At First Republic, we work hard and move quickly as a very coordinated team. If you are looking for an opportunity to grow and contribute in a fun, fast-paced environment, First Republic is the place for you. We have exceptional people focused on providing extraordinary service.


The Digital Technology senior mobile developer is focused on executing of full stack mobile and responsive mobile web solution for Corporate banking clients.

The candidate will be working as a member of mobile scrum team to review the product backlog/epics/user stories, develop the system design/prototype and software solution delivery by leveraging various in-house and vendor solutions. In-depth knowledge and expertise with mobile development (iOS, Android and Hybrid) best practices, rich expertise of multi device solution implementation will be necessary to succeed in this role.


  • Establish and maintain strong partnership with the business owners/product owners.
  • Work with Business Owners/Product Owners and system leads (including vendor solutions) to logically design and negotiate solutions and participate in the long-term planning for products.
  • Ensures commitments are met while providing high quality and cost effective systems that meet customer’s expectations.
  • Full stack hand-on mobile development for native mobile app design and implementation (iOS and Android), including system analysis, test driven application development, unit test, test automation, code review and application maintenance support.
  • Adapt Digital Agile approach and work with mobile vendor to implement the mobile solution.
  • Keeping up-to-date on new technology, standards, protocols and tools in areas relevant to rapid changing digital environment.
  • Work with the application support team and external vendors to ensure all applications are supported according to their SLAs.
  • Perform duties and responsibilities specific to department functions and activities.
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required or assigned by supervisor.
  • Responsibilities include the following: 1) adhering to and complying with all applicable, federal and state laws, regulations and guidance, including those related to Anti-Money Laundering (i.e. Bank Secrecy Act, USA PATRIOT Act, etc.), 2) adhering to Bank policies and procedures, 3) completing required training, 4) identifying and reporting potential suspicious activity to the BSA/AML Officer, and 5) knowing and verifying the identity of any customer(s) that enters into a relationship with the Bank.
  • Critical features of this job are described under the items above. They may be subject to change at any time due to reasonable accommodation or other reasons. This job description reflects management’s assignment of essential functions; it does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.


  • Bachelor’s degree; and 3 years direct experience in software development; and 2+ years in mobile solution and implementation.
  • Experience in Java Script frameworks experience (Angular JS, JQuery, others).
  • Experience in Native Mobile app development (Android, iOS or Window devices); hands-on Java or Object-C code.
  • Experience in test-driven development and test automation.
  • Experience working with the Agile/Scrum project management methodologies.
  • Backend web service and API knowledge.
  • Organization skill and ability to multi-task.
  • Willingness to learn new technology.
  • Complex problem solving skill and deadline oriented.
  • Team player.
  • Provides extraordinary service.
  • Furthers First Republic Bank culture and values.


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