First Republic Bank

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Contingent: Sitecore Developer

Contingent: Sitecore Developer

Job Locations 
US-CA-San Francisco
Information Services

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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.

Digital Technologies team is looking for a Sitecore developer. In this position you will help design and implement end-to-end solutions as part of the First Republic Bank’s Digital Technologies digital marketing offerings. The job will include reviewing business requirements, performing system analysis, creating and documenting high level designs, identifying test and implementation strategy, creating prototypes and guide extended teams.


Providing solution designs, you will help drive the direction across platforms that interacts with Sitecore. Using your communications skills, you will work with our business partners to identify scalable solutions that balance requirements and capabilities. You will collaborate with vendors, internal IS and business groups to drive the delivery of solutions. As a member of the digital implementation team, you will provide guidance and support for other efforts.  The Sitecore developer reports to the Digital Technologies Development Manager.


  • Lead end-to-end (conception, development, maintenance and evolution) implementation of digital solutions using Sitecore.
  • Works as part of the digital implementation team to meet with business and IS teams to identify problems and define design.
  • Partner closely with technical teams supporting infrastructure builds, application development and testing.
  • Creates artifacts following FRB standards to document the proposed design. These artifacts will be created by eliciting, analyzing, validating and managing technical requirements definition, flows and deliverables for projects.
  • Work closely with our business partners (UX designers, content team, analytics team and product managers) to propose design and implement system solution.
  • Design robust integration between Sitecore as CMS to web analytics and email marketing platform.
  • Responsible for hand-on development and 3rd party vendor system integration support.
  • Provides assistance to support teams during troubleshooting and issue triage, helping to resolve issues and identify gaps that would need remediation.
  • Provide support during production rollout.
  • Collaborates with the QA and UAT teams to define test strategy and acceptance criteria.
  • Drive technical excellence and implementation of best engineering practices.
  • Perform duties & responsibilities specific to department functions & activities.
  • Performs other duties & responsibilities as required or assigned by supervisor.
  • 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.).
  • Adhering to Bank policies and procedures.
  • Completing required training.
  • Identifying and reporting potential suspicious activity to the BSA/AML Officer.
  • Knowing and verifying the identity of any customer(s) that enters into a relationship with the Bank


  • Bacheler’s degree in Computer Science or related degree preferred.
  • Must have 7+ years of development experience with financial services applications using  .Net/C#/MVC and formal education with experience in Computer Information systems (or related field).
  • Strong and proven technical skills across various internal and external systems, including Sitecore as multi-site CRM and IBM
  • Marketing Cloud as bulk mail provider.
  • Information Technology architecture and system & data
  • Integration knowledge and practices.
  • Familiar with WCAG 2.0 compliance guidelines.
  • Proficient in agile software development life cycle – including requirement analysis, preparing high - level program technical specifications, design, development, testing, implementation, documentation and troubleshooting – test-driven development.
  • Strong sense of prioritization and execution against critical deliverables, coupled with a sense of personal ownership for key projects / issue resolution.
  • Proven ability to build strong, cohesive partnerships with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Expertise in innovation and the ability to think strategically about how to advance business-led solutions.
  • A track record demonstrating a high level of personal initiative, setting and achieving challenging goals.
  • Team player.
  • Provides extraordinary service.
  • Furthers the First Republic Bank culture and values.


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