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Title:  Network Engineer (Data Centre/Cloud; Design/Planning)




Requisition ID: 69194


Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.



The Team

Scotiabank’s Global Network Engineering & Design Service team is responsible for defining the road-map and providing the network solution & design to support the digital transformation of the Bank’s global network. We are responsible for evaluating new technologies, defining best practices, and consulting and coordinating with the Bank’s many technology teams with the aim of providing a highly-resilient network as the underlying core of the Bank’s technology infrastructure. As part of the larger Global Network Services team, there is involvement in end-to-end network connectivity including data centre, campus and perimeter security network technologies.


The role:

To support the above vision we are seeking a Network Engineer who will pay a critical part in the helping the team define the strategy and road-map for the Global Network.


Is this role right for you?

  • You want to be leading consulting and design efforts on complex network solutions, working with other technology teams to contribute to an overall solution.
  • You want to provide post-project production support for assigned systems by acting as an internal consultant on assigned infrastructure and providing suggestions for viable solutions to systems problems of high complexity.
  • You want to work with teams to document technical standards and road-maps and champion their implementation.
  • You want to mentor and coach others within assigned area, transferring subject matter expertise to other IT practitioners where appropriate.
  • You understand how the Bank’s risk appetite and risk culture should be considered in day-to-day activities and decisions.
  • You are highly interested in software-defined Data Centre technologies like Cisco ACI and VMWare NSX and want to help drive the road-map and adoption within a large scale enterprise network.
  • You are interested in getting in on the Cloud floor as the team gets more hands on with the network in the Public Cloud, including environments like Google Cloud Platform (GCP), Microsoft Azure and IBM Softlayer.


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

  • You have 4+ years of working experience in the participation of engineering & design of an enterprise scale network.
  • You have hands on working experience with Cisco ACI, VMWare NSX or similar software defined technologies.
  • You possess superior problem solving and decision-making skills to resolve work issues with the ability to work under pressure in a dynamic environment.
  • You have strong communication (verbal/written) and good interpersonal skills to build relationships with internal and external business partners and vendors.
  • You possess a strong core foundation experience in fundamental network technologies and protocols.
  • Post-Secondary education in Computer Science, Networking Technology or related field.


What's in it for you?

  • While our focus is on finding someone to strengthen our team’s technical bench on cloud and software defined data centre technologies, we’re part of a global team with a mandate covering the entire network. As a team we have the opportunity to explore and work with an extensive variety of network technologies.
  • Our primary office in Scarborough is freshly renovated with a design focus on enabling collaboration through both environment and technology.
  • Sept. 2021 opening of the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit. Birchmount is a stop on this route.
  • Minutes by TTC bus from Warden subway station on Line 2.
  • Free employee shuttle service connecting the IT campus with nearby GO stations.
  • Minutes from the 401 & DVP.
  • Free onsite & offsite employee parking with charging stations for electric vehicles onsite
  • While our primary office work space is in Scarborough at 2201 Eglinton Avenue East, there is opportunity and flexibility to also work from our alternate office in the heart of the downtown financial district. To get to meetings, a free shuttle service is also available between the 2 locations.



Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Scarborough 

As Canada's International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. 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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