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Title:  Technical Lead - Application Development




Requisition ID: 106466

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


We are looking for an experienced Technical Lead to join our Branch, Insurance and Analytics department. We are transforming our Retail banking and Creditor Insurance technology landscape by providing cutting edge solutions using an array of proprietary and inhouse products. This team has grown significantly in the recent years and a ton of interesting work lies ahead.

•    Primarily focused on problem solving and challenging our solution engineers to build amazing products and services.
•    Ability to showcase progress in projects/initiatives/programs, holding people accountable to their commitments and making sure we are on track for successful delivery.
•    Lead business solution & technical design discussions focused on building the best customer experience,
•    Design and implementation of best practices/processes.
•    Lead planning and review sessions with diverse set of stakeholders including business
•    Partner with multiple teams across the bank to collaborate on strategy and direction.
•    Assisting senior management to enforce standards and methodology; .
•    Willingness to be hands on and getting involved in coding & troubleshooting, if the need arises 

•    Bachelor (equivalent or higher) degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline.
•    8+ years of software engineering industry experience.
•    Experience working in an Agile environment.
•    Good understanding of software release process 
•    Excellent interpersonal, communication, and influencing skills with ability to build and foster relationships with business users, project stakeholders, strategic technology partners and external vendors.
•    Must be flexible and ready to adapt to a dynamic environment that includes projects & operations
•    Technical background (i.e. ability to read and review code, provide feedback, knowledge of software design patterns)

•    Development or BA Experience in Pegarules Process Commander (PRPC)
•    Familiarity with JAVA/J2EE or any Object-Oriented language
•    3-5 years of banking/financial industry experience.
•    Scrum Master/Project Leader experience
•    Experience with cloud-based applications



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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