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Title:  Senior Full Stack Developer (Remote Ottawa Hub)




Requisition ID: 144843

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


The Team 

The GWMS Digital Client Services (DCS) value stream is continuously modernizing and enhancing the client and account onboarding platforms for Scotia Wealth Management. The group consists of several agile teams working closely together to deliver, support, and maintain the client and account onboarding systems called WealthOne and ICON. 

The iTrade Client Onboarding team within the DCS value stream is currently looking for a client-focused Technical Lead who is motivated to design and develop components of enterprise applications and providing consultative guidance on all project assignments. You will work as part of a team to ensure that the business and technical architecture of the delivered solution matches business requirements.  You will be asked to take technical lead on various aspects of design, development and mentoring of resources while working with architects, developers, key business stakeholders, various technical support teams across the Bank, regulatory and compliance groups, and senior leadership. 


Is this role right for you?

  • Effective design, development, integration, testing and implementation of complex business requirements
  • Applying technological knowledge to the design of models and/or systems, formulating detailed technical designs, investigating and recommending technical solutions, developing and delivering applications using agile development methodologies
  • Able to work at the highest technical level of systems development while maintaining a good knowledge of Wealth Management business strategies and applications.
  • Technical Leadership, Cross Lab Coordination, Production Support and Release Implementation Support


Where could you work? Both at home and in the office.

We’re focused on being an employer of choice for the communities we serve and offering a hybrid work environment for top Tech talent in Canada’s capital city.

We’re creating a local ScotiaTech Hub in Ottawa. You’ll have the opportunity both to work remotely, and head to the Ottawa office for in-person moments that foster team cohesiveness and collaboration.


Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required
  • 10+ years of development experience required
  • 2+ years or more of technical lead experience required
  • Technical Proficiency in:
    • ReactJS, Redux, NodeJS, Webpack, Javascript, Typescript, npm
    • Java 2 SE, J2EE, Java 8+
    • Microservices Development or Integration – Familiarity with REST APIs
    • Cloud Concepts i.e. Microsoft Azure, KeyVaults
    • Maven / Gradle
    • Git, BitBucket, JIRA, Confluence, Jenkins
    • Splunk, Dynatrace or Equivalent Production Monitoring
    • IntelliJ or Visual Studio
    • UNIX / Linux Skills
    • SQL - MSSQL / AzureSQL, Oracle or Sybase
  • Experience and expertise in all phases of the software development life cycle
  • Very good understanding of current IT practices and software development methodologies such as Scrum and Agile
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral, written and presentation) in order to effectively liaise with business analysts, vendors, other technical departments and members of the project team
  • Strong technical documentation skills
  • Excellent working knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Knowledge of Pivotal Cloud Foundry – nice to have
  • Knowledge of SonarQube – nice to have
  • Knowledge of Fortify & Blackduck – nice to have
  • Knowledge of Security Concepts such as SSL, Certificates, Key Store/Trust Store – nice to have


What's in it for you?

  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
  • Dress codes don't apply here, being comfortable does
  • Onsite cafeteria
  • We offer a competitive total rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs (on pension & profit sharing), generous vacation, personal & sick days, personal development funding, maternity leave top-up, parental leave and much more.



Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Ottawa || 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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