Open Positions

Title

Member Service Associate-FT (Teller)

Location Vancouver, WA
Job Information

Member Service Associates assist Columbia Credit Union members in reaching their financial goals by providing the highest level of service and selling banking products. Position requires previous cash handling, sales, and customer service experience. Financial experience preferred. Requires availability Monday through Friday 8:30 to 6:30 and half day Saturday.

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Title

Branch Manager (Portland)

Job Information

We’re looking for an engaged, progressive professional to lead our Buckman Branch @ The Goat Blocks! Our VP is responsible for efficiently managing all aspects of our branch in this eclectic, gentrifying neighborhood. The right person will have a strong focus on growing our cooperative by making life better for neighboring residents and businesses. As our team leader, you are responsible for sustainable branch performance including profitability, internal controls, participation in community activities, and employee mentoring. You’ll partner with a team of fellow member-advocates offering insurance, investment, business, and home loan solutions. One-stop shopping just stepped-up its game at The Goat Blocks!

In addition to your degree, you’ll need a minimum of five years management experience along with a track record of successful financial and sales experience to qualify for this position. Because people are our biggest asset, allowing us to earn our members’ trust, knowledge of laws and regulations around deposits, lending, and people management is required

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Title

Network Administrator

Job Information

Columbia Credit Union is seeking a Network Administrator (FT) to interface with staff to resolve network (data and voice) related issues. This role will employ a high degree of customer service, technical expertise, and timeliness. The individual will coordinate and monitor network security, new applications, software upgrades, while monitoring daily activity, enforcing licensing agreements, maintaining a strong storage management program, and providing routine backups.

REQUIREMENTS
• Minimum requirements for the position include, but are not limited to a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related discipline is desirable.
• Excellent interpersonal/written and verbal skills focused on strong team outcomes. Ability to lead, and work on multiple projects and understand business needs, in a cross-functional environment.
• Three to four years in IT role with emphasis on LAN/WAN design, operations, and user interfaces, firewall security, server replication, and mail delivery.
• Knowledge and experience with virtualization, SAN technology (VMWare, EMC, VDI, etc.), email, and relevant platforms (Microsoft, Cisco, Juniper, etc.).
• Significant hands-on working knowledge of TCP/IP, Ethernet, remote connectivity, T1, routing protocols, etc.
• Minimum two years’ of installation experience in PC or client/server platform environment.
• Minimum two years of network administration for medium-size environment (5 to 15 servers, 200 to 1,000 users)

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Title

Financial Service Representative

Job Information

This position opens new accounts, originates and funds consumer loans, and strives to exceed branch and corporate goals while providing the highest level of member service. Provides information on Columbia’s products and services and makes other business line referrals.

Applicants must have the ability to multi-task in a fast paced branch environment, while offering excellent member service in person and over the telephone. Previous financial institution and lending experience along with an understanding of all federal and state lending laws and regulations required.

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Title

Network Security Engineer

Location Vancouver, WA
Job Information

The Network Security Engineer provides security oversight to Columbia Credit Union’s computing environment. This role is critical to preventing material harm to CCU by providing security oversight to ensure that the Credit Union’s information assets are protected. Oversight is achieved through the design, architecture, and recommendation of security monitoring solutions. The Network Security Engineer monitors and investigates security events as reported by CCU’s security monitoring devices; through careful analysis – develops appropriate correlation rules to meet regulatory compliance requirements; performs vulnerability assessments and penetration testing; maintains the Threat & Vulnerability Management Program and Patch Management Program.

REQUIREMENTS
• BS in Computer Science or equivalent. 5 years relevant Security Experience, 7 years comprehensive IT Experience.
• Technical network (e.g. CCNA, CCNP or CCNE) and security certifications highly desirable (e.g. CISSP, CISA, GPEN, and/or GWAPT).
• Excellent knowledge of web application penetration testing methodology and reporting, AJAX, Flash, SSL, SQL Injection, and Client authentication. Knowledge of OWASP top 10 application security risks.
• Good knowledge of identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities and providing remediation efforts in a network environment. Beneficial if experienced in Database Activity Monitoring (DAM) systems, and Web Application Firewalls (WAF), Mobile Security systems and applications.
• Experience in Windows environments, Active Directory, VPN systems, encryption schemas and algorithms, various authorization & authentication mechanisms/software, network monitoring and sniffing, TCP/IP networks and vulnerability and threat management tools (including network-based scanners).
• Ability to: provide quality deliverables on time and on budget; mentor peers; design, resource, conduct, status, and complete projects independently, with minimal supervision.

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Title

Sr. Credit Analyst (Commercial)

Location Vancouver, WA
Job Information

Under direction of the VP Credit Risk perform credit analysis and credit request packaging and other related activities and duties to ensure that commercial loans are properly underwritten, monitored and serviced in accordance with policy and regulatory guidelines. This position will communicate frequently with senior management, officials, business or professional representatives from outside groups, agencies, and organizations.

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Underwrites credit request on commercial loans
• Work with Relationship Manager, Loan Closer, Borrower, Title Company, etc. to underwrite, monitor and assist in the loan process.
•Responsible for all monitoring functions for commercial loan portfolio including past due, and coming due loans as well as term loan review.
• Ability to underwrite various types of loans to include SBA 7A, 504 and construction loans highly desirable.

REQUIREMENTS
• Requires a Bachelor’s degree in finance, accounting or related discipline, related course work and financial analysis skills or a combination of related work experience and course work equivalent to 3 to 5 years of work experience and Bachelor’s degree.
• Effective written and verbal communication skills to work successfully with the general public, as well as other employees. Proficient with Word Processing and Excel spreadsheet programs; credit and financial analysis programs and the integration of such technology.
• Demonstrated skills in handling moderately to complex work assignments in various lending functions.
•Ability to work in a team environment by accurately accomplishing work assignments under limited supervision.

 

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Title

Indirect Loan Sales Representative – Northern Washington

Job Information

Columbia Credit Union’s Indirect Loan Sales Representative will develop product sales through indirect channels including auto, marine, and RV. The individual will work with the VP Retail Lending on business plans to generate desired loan volume. Responsibilities to include: Indirect Business development in Northern Washington (Olympia and north); acquire and maintain new and existing clients; demonstrate solid knowledge of competition and market risks; support underwriter/dealer relationships, and define new market and product opportunities.

The successful candidate will be sales-results-driven with previous indirect lending, dealer financing or equivalent sales experience within the dealer market or financial institution. This position requires an attention to detail coupled with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines while demonstrating consistent professionalism in all interactions. Must be self-motivated and work well independently. The candidate must also be accessible and articulate about Columbia CU’s products and processes to inspire loyalty in participating dealerships to make our members’ borrowing experience pleasant, serving as an advocate for new products or processes that will be mutually beneficial for our membership and the credit union. Daily local travel between clients is required; some out of town trips may require overnight stays. Candidate must successfully meet CCU’s auto insurability requirements via a DMV record review.

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Title

Web Developer

Location Vancouver, WA
Job Information

As a full-stack FinTech developer, you’ll drive innovation at Columbia Credit Union. You’ll work with key team members and use your expertise to create front and backend solutions for Columbia’s website, intranet, web and mobile banking applications. You’ll use existing APIs to integrate systems and build new interfaces for additional functionality. You’ll identify and develop efficiencies for staff and create innovative financial services for credit union members. You’ll maintain solid security and coding practices and stay current with evolving technologies and programming methodologies. You’ll be a problem solver who’s capable of troubleshooting issues on the database, server code, middleware, and client scripts. You’ll report directly to the CIO and help build the future of financial services at Columbia Credit Union.

REQUIREMENTS

• Five or more years of experience designing and building scalable web applications.
• Significant experience developing solutions in languages/frameworks such as PHP, .NET, SQL, JavaScript, jQuery, Node.js, AJAX, HTML, CSS
• Significant experience with the following:

• Working with APIs, oAuth, JSON, XML, middleware and web services.

• WordPress and creating custom plugins, templates, and themes.

• Designing data models and working with normalized and de-normalized databases and developing complete front-end and back-end solutions.

• Understanding and troubleshooting existing code on the server and client.

• A strong discipline in documenting your code.
• Knowledge of server configuration, web server setup, account permissions, firewall rules, basic network routing, Linux, Windows Server, Apache, and IIS.
• Working knowledge of Amazon AWS and/or Microsoft Azure a plus.
• Ability to translate business problems into technical solutions and prioritize competing demands while collaborating with vendors and working effectively with external resources. Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to follow directions, work with minimal supervision, and deliver under tight deadlines.

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