Associate Development Program


"Our clients are literally changing the world, and it is both our opportunity and challenge to help them accomplish their most ambitious goals. That makes for an exciting and inspiring place to work."

— Greg Becker, President and CEO of SVB Financial Group and Silicon Valley Bank


About the program

The vibrancy and development of our Associate core at Silicon Valley Bank is among one of many areas of differentiation in the commercial banking market. By providing a development program that gives advanced education on credit risk assessment, loan portfolio management, and relationship development, Silicon Valley Bank prepares our professionals to serve the needs of our client base in an unparalleled manner.

The Associate Development Program brings our entry level Associates together in each Division (East, Central and West) under an Associate Manager in their respective location (Boston, Denver and Palo Alto) for consistent, standardized training of Associates across the Commercial Bank.

Beyond the training, every associate in this program will help Silicon Valley Bank achieve its goals by supporting the Relationship Teams' efforts, with the expectation that the experience they gain, combined with the continued training, will enable the individual to develop into a highly capable and productive Relationship Team Associate.

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The primary job responsibilities of an Associate include

Skills and Requirements

For over 25 years, SVB Financial Group and its subsidiaries, including Silicon Valley Bank, have been dedicated to helping entrepreneurs succeed. SVB Financial Group is a financial holding company that serves companies in the technology, life science, private equity and premium wine industries.

Offering diversified financial services through Silicon Valley Bank, SVB Analytics, SVB Capital, SVB Global and SVB Private Bank, SVB Financial Group provides clients with commercial, investment, international and private banking services. Headquartered in Santa Clara, Calif., SVB Financial Group operates through 26 offices in the U.S. and international operations in China, India, Israel and the United Kingdom. More information about us can be found here.

SVB Financial Group is an equal opportunity employer.