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Title:  CIAM Architect




Requisition ID: 153012

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


The Role
The Customer Identify Access Management (CIAM) Architect will work with business channels to understand the challenges facing them, provide solutions to these challenges and recommend and develop business cases to onboard to our CIAM platform or research and implement innovative new tools and products.


Is this role right for you?
You will collaborate with stakeholders across the Bank - technology, security architecture, security advisory, fraud, compliance and business channel teams - to drive the design and architecture of new platform, including creating standard design patterns to be used across the Bank.
You will work closely with multiple business channels to build business cases to be onboarded onto new platforms.
You will channel architecture governance based on the defined enterprise standard solution architecture and design patterns.
You will co-ordinate efforts from business, security and technology teams.
You will communicate regularly with various business channels on the progress made for various projects in the pipeline.


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 we offer a hybrid work environment. You’ll have the opportunity both to work remotely and head to the Toronto, Scarborough or 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?
Must Haves:

  • 10+ years in Software Development with 5+ years in an Architect Role.
  • 2+ years of previous experience working within CIAM space (ForgeRock, Okta, Auth0, Ping Identity etc.)
  • Experience building business cases for multimillion dollar projects.
  • Experience developing and documenting CIAM directives, standards and policies.
  • Experience with designing and implementing authentication and credential management flows based on channel requirements.
  • Experience in scoping, sizing and prioritizing solutions for a project.

Nice to Haves:

  • Knowledge of project finance or previous experience working within Banking Sector.
  • Experience of preparation of presentation decks and presenting to senior leadership.


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.
Our work from home social channel offers weekly virtual yoga, social events, learning opportunities, and lots more.
We offer a competitive total rewards package, including a performance bonus, company matching programs (on pension & profit sharing), and generous vacation.



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