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Title:  Infrastructure Architect (Enterprise Platform)




Requisition ID: 98423

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


The Team 
GTS Architecture ensures that systems and infrastructure patterns, principals, frameworks, and standards are designed and implemented to support BNS business requirements. We support short and medium-term business and technology initiatives, but also focuses on the Bank’s longer multi-year technology roadmap, facilitating innovation and adoption of next generation technologies.   GTS Architecture collaborates with Enterprise Architecture, other GTS teams, and business technology stakeholders, connecting subject matter experts with business, information, domain and solution architects.  The team promotes global technology consistency and a set of fully aligned technical strategies, roadmaps, and designs. 


The Role 
The Infrastructure Architect, Global Technology Services, Enterprise Platforms GTS Architecture, contributes to the overall success of the Enterprise Platforms GTS Architecture team 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.
Some of the key accountabilities include:
•    Technology expert in employee Mobility, IT services, OS, and Domain (AD, GPO) technologies.  

•    In conjunction with other GTS Architecture teams: develops and maintain patterns and standards for solutions surrounding employee Mobility, IT services, OS, and Domain (AD, GPO) technologies in conjunction with the other GTS Architecture teams.  Including but not limited too; Mobility (MDM), IT Services, Productivity Apps (e.g. o365), AV (combined with UC), Print Services, Branch Specific Technologies, Desktop (WIN/MAC

•    Direct engagement with global constituents to provided architecture direction and input on:
o    Prioritized initiatives
o    Infrastructure patterns, principals, frameworks, and standards to align globally approved offerings
o    including when standard does not exist today (leads to interaction with business and SI&D)
o    Participate in specialized Design Councils and the GTS Architectural Review Board
o    Acts in a consulting role from ideation through design

•    Ensure quality, accuracy, and currency of the standards references library, infrastructure patterns, principals, and frameworks with categories of coverage aligned with Business and GTS needs

•    Work with the GTS Architectural Governance team to capture and document standards, infrastructure patterns, principals, and frameworks in a consistent and clear format

•    Lead cross-disciplinary efforts to research, incubate, test, and perform proof of concepts of new and innovative IT infrastructure technologies and solutions for potential use in the Bank in conjunction with the other GTS Architecture teams



What You Will Bring to Succeed 
•    Breadth of Technology expert in employee Mobility, IT services, OS, and Domain (Microsoft AD, GPO) technologies.  Over 10+ years of progressively more senior experience.
•    A structured and reusable approach to IT architecture including the ability to create well documented and integrated infrastructure models, with the correct level of detail and abstraction for different stakeholders.
•    Ability to work on highly complex initiatives that require in depth knowledge across multiple technical areas and business segments.  
•    An IT architecture skillset
•    Excellent communication and presentation skills (written/verbal) 
•    Spanish language an asset



The Workplace 
•    We are technology partners who help the business transform how our employees around the world work 
•    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




Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

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. Our employees are committed to a superior customer experience and use the Bank’s six guiding sales practice principles to ensure they act with honesty and integrity.

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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