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Title:  Agile Lead




Requisition ID: 152147

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


The Team

  • We are the CBT BrAIn Team (Canadian Banking Technology Branch, Analytics and Insurance), focused on proudly supporting technology projects delivered to our Canadian Banking business partners. As part of our expansion, we are building a Loyalty team.
  • We work closely with our Business Partners, Developers, Vendors and other within the Bank to ensure we deliver successful projects which align with the overall business strategies and roadmaps ensuring the highest quality experience for the customer. 
  • Most projects are across multiple retail products and multiple Bank channels. The projects relate to new products and/or product enhancements on multiple systems and platforms. The focus is on providing solutions that assist front line staff in providing better servicing to our customers and increase sales & productivity. 
  • The group is a mix of business analysts, solutions experts, specialists and developers who provide value by delivering projects that meet the needs of our Insurance Business line. We develop Technology Roadmaps, ensure end-to-end project delivery, write technical stories, develop code, manage stakeholders and connect related teams.


The Role:

The Agile Technical Navigator is an expert problem solver. You will help navigate technical and procedural challenges, working closely with developers, operations teams, business analysts and QA teams to deliver Loyalty solutions. We are looking for you to leverage your knowledge and skills to help establish the Loyalty team within BrAIn and help us deliver solutions that delight our customers!

  • Primarily focused on problem solving and challenging solution engineers to build amazing products and services.
  • Ensuring products are well maintained by identifying and eliminating technical debt.
  • Ability to showcase progress in projects/initiatives/programs, holding people accountable to their commitments and making sure we are on track for successful delivery.
  • Participating in design discussions focused on building the best customer experience,
  • Implementation of best practices/processes.
  • Present and leverage technical information and solutions in a way that establishes trust, persuades stakeholders, and achieves understanding and consensus at all levels.
  • Assess and analyze business strategy & requirements, current technical environment, and technology options to evaluate solution options that meet business needs and bank strategy.
  • Partner with multiple teams across the bank to collaborate on strategy and direction.
  • Assisting senior management to enforce standards and methodology; ensuring solutions are in line with the technology roadmap and mentoring the technical team members on a project-to-project basis.
  • Being hands on and getting involved in coding if the need arises
  • Deliver on the Scrum Master function as well.


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

  • Software engineering background (i.e. ability to read and review code, provide feedback, knowledge of software design patterns)
  • Familiarity with JAVA, PEGA, DB2, Microservices/Microapp architecture, JIRA, Confluence, etc.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment.
  • Good understanding of software release process (environments, binary repositories, CI/CD).
  • Attention to details, high standards for quality, ability to balance risk with technological advancements.
  • Experience in modernizing legacy systems or similar transformational initiatives
  • Experience with cloud-based applications, awareness of main public cloud offerings (Microsoft Azure/GCP/PCF)
  • Experience with Reporting and Visualization tools such as Power Platform, ETL tools such as Talend would be considered a great asset


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 : Scarborough 

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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