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Title:  Cloud DevOps Engineer




Requisition ID: 155204

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


The team:

Scotiabank’s Global Technology Services (GTS) is accountable for planning, engineering and 24x7 operations of all global infrastructure supporting the bank.  We deliver the full range of IT infrastructure services inclusive of the public cloud, traditional data centers and our branch locations.  Our services include architecture, engineering and operational support of our networks, systems and databases as well as end-user support for Scotiabank employees & customers.  GTS is a team of over 1,800 people located in 15 countries, with our primary locations in Toronto and Mexico City.


The role:

You will provide automation development services, systems integration and implantation of private cloud pipelines for the developed products.  You have proven record of supporting complex IT systems with strong experience in system administration, development and operations. You will the enhance the team’s development process and automated testing practices.


When required, you are expected to be a part of after-hours project deployments in the evenings or weekends.


Is this role right for you?

  • You consider yourself to be a subject matter expert in designing and managing Cloud Services - Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) & Platform as a Service (PaaS).
  • You thrive on the detailed design & deployment of cloud services blueprints; the same in the design & implementation of automated delivery pipelines for the cloud services.
  • You can onboard new private & public Cloud services.
  • You are proficient in providing Level 3 support for developed Cloud Services.
  • You can develop & document operational procedures for service operations teams.


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

  • You have at least 5+ years of hands-on technical working experience in the use of Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery (CI/CD) Tools (e.g., Git, Jenkins, Gradle, JFrog Artifactory, etc. …) to implement Infrastructure as Code (IaC) delivery pipelines.
  • You have at least 5+ years of hands-on technical working experience in the use of Configuration Management & Automation tools (e.g., VMware SaltStack, Red Hat Ansible or similar).
  • You have at least 5+ years of hands-on technical working experience with scripting tools (e.g., PowerShell, Python & Bash) to develop automation & deployment utilities.
  • You have at least 5+ years of hands-on technical working experience with both Python development and coding RESTful API’s.
  • You have at least 8+ years of hands-on technical working experience with both Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.x / 8.x administration & Windows 2016 & 2019 administration
  • You have at least 8+ years of hands-on technical working knowledge with Networking, Storage and Security concepts, technologies and operational experience.
  • You possess a sound knowledge of software development methodologies including Agile Scrum/Kanban and Waterfall.
  • You can demonstrate a proficiency in root cause analysis and problem solving in production support scenarios.
  • Completion of a post-secondary education in Computer Science, Engineering or in a related technology-based stream.


What's in it for you?

  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world.
  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success! We foster an environment of innovation and continuous learning.
  • We care about our people, allowing them to design how they work to deliver amazing results.
  • We offer a competitive total rewards package, including a performance bonus, company matching programs (pension & Employee Share Ownership), generous vacation; health/medical/wellness benefits; employee banking privileges.
  • While we currently work remotely from home, when required to be onsite, our primary location in Toronto is:
    • Located steps from TTC’s King 504 streetcar stop, which gets you to TTC’s Line 1 subway stops at King or St. Andrew stations, and its connection to GO Transit/VIA Rail hub at Union Station.
    • Also located steps from TTC’s 511 Bathurst streetcar stop, which is a transfer point from TTC’s Line 2 subway stop at Bathurst station.
    • If you really want to drive to work, it’s minutes away from the Gardiner Expressway / Lakeshore Boulevard West.
    • You have card access to The Commons, a dining space at Scotia Plaza for employees where breakfast & lunch are served. Also, The Bean serves hot/cold beverages & snacks.
    • Our location has a lunchroom with TV screens, fridges, microwaves & vending machines. It’s also in a dynamic & flourishing neighbourhood that is home to many nearby top Toronto restaurants/bars & fast-food options. Nearby amenities include a running club, florist, pharmacy, convenience stores, supermarket, LCBO, coffee shops.



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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