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Title:  Application Specialist




Requisition ID: 156181

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


This role is a Senior Developer on the Synthetic PB in the Prime Services Technology group. This role requires an SME in Swap product (TRS) with the ability to work within a team of Business Analysts and Developers and work closely with PS Middle Office and internal Risk teams for deliverables. 


Is this role right for you? You will be responsible for:



  • Work closely with business stakeholders in the Prime Service business (primarily Synthetic PB) in understanding business requirements, implement and work within a team responsible for the deliverables.
  • Analyze and understand the deliverables as per business needs and work on the allocated tasks based on priority.
  • Work closely with the BA/Dev team and the technology support team to address all the margin/risk requests and production items
  • Take a strategic view with latest technology solutions to provide efficiencies with the flow and integration of systems across Prime Services.
  • Define detailed test cases, test the deliverables, participate in UAT and track releases and production fixes in JIRA (task tracker tool)
  • Provide regular status updates to the Manger and to the users via regular working group meetings
  • Provide level-2 support for our users globally and be available to step up and contribute as situations demand.


Do you have the skills you need to succeed? We'd love to work with you, if you have:



  • Over 5 years of Capital Markets experience in Equities and Derivatives
  • Knowledge of US regulatory environment or other hedge funds trading strategies
  • Understanding of account structures – margin, combined accounts, fully paid across products
  • Product knowledge of swaps/equity/fixed Income/options and derivatives
  • Knowledge of risk management (exposure calculations-PFE, VaR, counter party risk)
  • Familiarity with the Swap application highly preferred
  • Expertise with SQL Server (query, stored proc, index etc.), Python, Windows server, Autosys, version control tool (Bitbuket preferred), MS-Excel, JIRA, FTP,.
  • Knowledge of .NET (C#) desirable.
  • Show keen interest in learning new technology and desire to learn and mentor other developers within the teams.
  • Ability to communicate with key business and technology stakeholders on a daily basis
  • Ability to translate business user requirements into technology specifications and implementation
  • Bachelor of Science degree


Location(s):  United States : New York : New York City || United States : Florida : Tampa || United States : Georgia : Atlanta || United States : Texas : Houston 

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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