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Title:  Business Systems Analyst with Capital Markets, Credit Risk




Requisition ID: 133460

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


The Team

Global Banking and Markets Engineering (GBME) is the fast-moving, award-winning technology engine that powers Scotiabank’s Corporate and Investment Banking and Capital Markets businesses.


GBME’s Credit360 team implements solutions and systems for core functions including Group Treasury, Global Risk Management and Regulatory/Compliance, and works closely  

other internal groups, production support teams and business users to maintain and generate new services that drive banking forward.


The Role

We’re seeking a Senior Business Analyst to research and analyse business processes and define requirements that lead development streams within the Credit360 project. This is a fantastic opportunity bring the application to production, then maintain, support, and enhance its accuracy and functionality per user specifications.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Creative, reliable, self-starter, results oriented, highly motivated individual with excellent analytical skills, attention to detail and ability to apply knowledge to independently resolve complex business problems.
  • Good interpersonal, communication and negotiation skills, and exercise diplomacy and judgement to effectively work with business users and project team members, technology teams and management. 
  • Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner
  • Experience analyzing complex business requirements and providing end user support to business users


Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of current IT practices, Agile systems development techniques, including requirements specification; testing methodologies; real time analytical and formal modeling tools, keeps current with rapidly changing technology. 
  • Knowledge/understanding of Capital Markets and financial instruments including market conventions.
  • Knowledge/understanding of the bank’s end to end funding process is preferred.  
  • Experience with data analysis, relational databases, Business Objects, and SQL queries is an asset. Accurately and clearly defining user requirements and processes required to resolve business problems and to meet the business needs.  This may involve participation in rapid prototyping, preparing requirements and project documentations.
  • Experience with systems implementation process, i.e., assisting in the development of test cases and the conducting of testing, assisting in the definition of user procedures and workflows, assisting in the development of conversion and implementation strategies, and assisting in the provision of user documentation, user training, and post-implementation support.


About the Job

Do you want to work in a highly collaborative team that values diversity? Are you passionate about applying your analytical expertise for multiple stakeholder groups in a truly global business? Interested in assisting with the resolution of system issues and designing and implementing systems enhancement? As Senior Business Analyst in the Credit360 team, you’ll assist with testing of new systems or enhancements and providing ongoing support to all global units for the business areas. That means developing a deep understanding of business systems and the credit adjudication business flow, which’ll

involve unit Testing, coding, debugging, automating manual activities, scripting and implementing code on a month-to-month basis.


Why Scotiabank?

  • We provide the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
  • You’ll work with and learn from diverse industry leaders from top technology companies around the world
  • 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 : 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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