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Title:  IAM Quality Assurance Specialist




Requisition ID: 183207

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


The Team 

Scotiabank’s Global Identity and Access Management (GIAM) is looking to fill the position of IAM QAT Lead. 


The role: 

Reporting to the Manager of the UAT team, this position will help to ensure all applications managed within GIAM are successfully tested and deployed. You will also work with other teams (within GIAM as well with other teams within Scotiabank) to help implement, monitor, and maintain standards, policies, plans, processes, procedures, and other activities as may be required to meet the banks regulatory requirement. 


Is this role right for you? 

• Help design and build efficient and reusable test cases test scenarios for functional and regression testing, using manual as well as automated test suites. 

• Support and enhance existing automated testing framework, and leveraging QA software products and tools for requirements, test case and defect management. 

• You enjoy taking part in initiatives to contribute to the strategic direction for security related technologies or other controls that need to be put in place to reduce the threat levels to the bank. 

• You thrive in effectively breaking down complex technology knowledge & communicating the same to non-technical people. 

• Strong knowledge of SDLC and STLC and their implementation methodologies. 

• Strong working knowledge of Sailpoint IdentityIQ application and its functionalities, Identity Life Cycle, Access Request, Certification, Application onboarding, setting up and configuration of connectors, etc. 

• Working knowledge of a PAM application (Centrify PAS, CyberArk or similar), Identity Federation, Service Now, VPN, MFA 

• Knowledge of an application for Unstructured Data Governance (Sailpoint FAM or similar) would be an asset. 

• Knowledge of Active Directory Organizational Units, Groups and User Attributes 


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

• You possess advanced communication (verbal/written/presentation) skills in English. Same in Spanish will be an asset. 

• You have at least 3 years of hands-on technical working experience in the following: Sailpoint IIQ, PAM, Automated testing framework (UFT/Selenium). 

• You have developed capabilities in prioritizing and completing assigned tasks in a timely manner and provide oversight and training to other team members. 

• You have strong analytical and problem resolution skills. 

• Post-secondary education in Computer Science or in a related field. 

• Certifications (CISSP or similar) is nice to have. 

What's in it for you? 

  • While our focus is on finding someone to support Enterprise technologies, we are part of a global information security team that supports various business lines globally.  As a team we have the opportunity to work on various applications and complex projects. 

  • Our primary office in Scarborough is freshly renovated with a design focus on enabling collaboration through both environment and technology. 

  • Onsite cafeteria plus complimentary hot beverage stations in the workplace. 

  • Minutes by TTC bus from Warden subway station on Line 2. 

  • Free employee shuttle service connecting the IT campus with nearby GO stations. 

  • Free onsite & offsite employee parking with charging stations for electric vehicles onsite 

  • Dress codes don't apply here, being comfortable does 

  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to help ensure customer satisfaction 

  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success! 

  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world. 

  • We foster an environment of innovation and continuous learning. 

  • 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. 


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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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