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Title:  Senior Manager Information Security, IAM Lifecycle Management




Requisition ID: 68884


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



Contributes to the overall success of Global Identity and Access Management (GIAM) by ensuring specific individual goals, plans, initiatives are executed / delivered in support of the team’s business strategies and objectives. Ensures all activities conducted are in compliance with governing regulations, internal policies and procedures.


Key Accountabilities

  • Provide leadership, strategic thinking insights and clear direction on projects related to Access Governance
  • Build communication strategies for certification campaigns and ensure end-user communication is timely, clear, level-appropriate, and is available in English, French, and Spanish
  • Leverage organizational knowledge to understand the interactions of different teams with GIAM and build strong professional relationships with them
  • Ensure that team/individual goals and performance objectives are clear, measurable, obtainable and regularly re-enforced to the team
  • Set and assist in meeting aggressive completion rate goals for all certification campaigns and minimize “uncertifiable” line items
  • Establish and standardize clear processes for pre-certification activities, certification campaigns, and post-certification revocations
  • Propose projects that could improve processes, user experience, certification accuracy, etc. and build accurate and actionable business cases for them
  • Conduct problem solving sessions for issues affecting user experience, certification schedule, and risk mitigation of the certification campaigns
  • Continually solicit feedback from the staff, colleagues and customers on process improvement opportunities while providing honest and constructive feedback to the staff on their performance
  • Provide after-hours availability for any urgent issues / incidents / escalations
  • Actively pursues effective and efficient operations of his/her respective areas, while ensuring the adequacy, adherence to and effectiveness of day-to-day business controls to meet obligations with respect to operational risk, regulatory compliance risk, AML/ATF risk and conduct risk, including but not limited to responsibilities under the Operational Risk Management Framework, Regulatory Compliance Risk Management Framework, AML/ATF Global Handbook and the Guidelines for Business Conduct
  • Provide evidence of certification and actions taken to Audit on a per-request basis
  • Work with the rest of ILM and GIAM team to remediate, document and close open audit findings



  • Undergraduate Degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Strong understanding of Identity and Access Management principles, concepts and goals
  • 5-10 years of leadership/people management experience in an operational role
  • 5-10 years of Security experience in Access Management or related field
  • Experience building business cases for projects/initiatives
  • Understanding of project management methodologies is considered as strong asset
  • Excellent organization skills and the ability to manage multiple intake channels efficiently
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Technical designation is considered an asset (e.g., CompTIA Security+, CISSP)
  • Fluency in Spanish is considered an asset






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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