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Title:  Lead DataPower Developer




Requisition ID: 195561

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.



The Role:
The Lead Developer will lead and be responsible for the development of the DataPower application within Canada.  The incumbent will influence the technology solution in relationship to architecture, design and development to meet client’s requirements. This role plays a critical function in providing both development and 24/7 Production Support for the DataPower Application The incumbent will contribute to the overall success of the team by ensuring specific individual goals, plans, initiatives are executed/delivered in support of the team’s business strategies and objectives.  Ensures activities conducted are in compliance with governing regulations, internal policies and procedures.


What will you do?

  • Lead the development functions for all projects/clients that require DataPower capabilities
  • Manage Client Stakeholders for support on existing services as well as new functions as part of project execution
  • Provide 24/7 Production Support (carry a Pager on alternating weeks) for all DataPower applications.
  • Provide overnight and weekend support to conduct Production code implementations
  • Lead the execution of day-to-day project and task oriented work efforts and meeting customer expectations for contracted time, cost and specification definitions
  • Build and maintains solid, professional working relationships with peers within the business lines
  • Meet scheduled milestones to ensure project/program objectives are met in a timely manner, has an in-depth knowledge of the principles, theories, practices and techniques for managing the activities related to planning, managing and implementing software solutions
  • Deliver the assigned project to specs within the projected timelines
  • Work closely with customers, Business Analysts, and team members to understand business requirements that drive the analysis and design of quality technical solutions
  • Involved in the full systems life cycle and is responsible for designing, coding, testing, implementing, and supporting applications software that is delivered on time and within budget
  • Make recommendations towards the development of new code or reuse of existing code, and do the code review afterward
  • Participation in component and data architecture design, performance monitoring and product evaluation
  • Provide guidance and training to less experienced analysts and programmers
  • Provide front-line application support and coordination when application problems occur, provides production support independently
  • Liaison with external vendors, product users, operations staff, technical support groups and other development teams in all phases of development project activities and production support activities
  • Champion a customer focused culture to deepen client relationships and leverage broader Bank relationships, systems and knowledge.
  • Participate on an ongoing, active and concurrent basis as technical consultant, informing design, development, coding, testing, and debugging of new / packaged solutions or significant enhancements to existing applications to deliver the best possible application performance
  • Provide technical leadership and subject matter expertise to fellow team members and stakeholders across business and technical project dimensions:
  • In an agile environment, develop cost effective and efficient applications to meet business objectives by analyzing user requirements, providing technical specifications and design and developing/maintaining programs according to standards. The incumbent must ensure programs and applications developed meet the high availability, integrity and reliability of the on-line transaction processing environment
  • Provide production and user acceptance testing support to assigned applications by identifying, evaluating, escalating, resolving problems and supporting other team members. The incumbent may be required to provide after hours support to ensure systems are operational according to documented user service level agreements. 
  • Implement new systems or enhancements by reviewing programs written by team members, establishing and executing system test procedures, developing implementation plan, developing the required program and system documentation and ensuring all functionality has been delivered as required. The incumbent is also required to provide post implementation support to ensure quality delivery
  • Assist project leader or Manager by supervising more junior staff, providing backup support to the Project Leader or Manager, assisting with the development of detailed workplaces and monitoring progress against plan
  • Keep current on rapidly changing technological trends, self teach new technologies and maintain an understanding of the Division’s business and technology strategies
  • Actively pursues effective and efficient operations of his/her respective areas in accordance with Scotiabank’s Values, its Code of Conduct and the Global Sales Principles, while ensuring the adequacy, adherence to and effectiveness of day-to-day business controls to meet obligations with respect to operational, compliance, AML/ATF/sanctions and conduct risk.
  • Champion a high performance environment and contributes to an inclusive work environment


What do you need to succeed?

  • Bachelor in Computer science or 5-7+ years as Senior developer for middle ware Java
  • Senior DataPower developer/ DataPower Specialist with experience of 4+ years
  • Knowledge of web logic, WebSphere, WTX, Jenkins, XML, XSLT
  • Knowledge of certificate authentication and management
  • SOAP/REST,JSON, XSLT, DevOps, Bitbucket, SOAPUI/Postman, Splunk, WTX/ITX
  • Working knowledge on DataPower IDG devices
  • Must have experience in creating MultiProtocolGateway (MPGW), FrontSideHandlers (FHS), Application Domains
  • Experience in working with Certificates and Encryption
  • Able to understand and work with AAA policy
  • Strong development skills in DataPower using ITX/WTX tool
  • Experience with Error Handling and troubleshooting in Data Power



What's in it for you? 

  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity and curiosity and celebrates success
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create meaningful customer experiences
  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
  • We hire you for your talent — not just a job — so you can grow with us. We’ll equip you for success not only in your role, but also in your career as a whole
  • Dress codes don't apply here: being comfortable does
  • Access to thousands of online and in-person courses so you can hone your current skills, or learn new ones
  • A competitive rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs on pension and profit sharing, paid vacation, personal & sick days, medical, vision, and dental and much more





Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.  

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

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