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Title:  Principal Security Product Owner




Requisition ID: 171831

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



We are seeking a Principal Security Product Owner to join our Enterprise Security Services team. The ideal candidate has strong leadership and stakeholder engagement skills, to understand and consolidate organizational security requirement; govern and guide the delivery of next generation security products through large-scale transformation; develop and maintain a shared product framework including strategy, roadmap, budgeting, and processes in collaborate with engineering, architecture, operation, and control function teams.




  • Understand and define the objectives and scope of security products, clearly outline the problems, and risks it's solving.
  • Define the product strategy, including vendor selection, contract negotiation, define MVP and rollout plan
  • Build and maintain product vision roadmaps and facilitate communication on roadmap progress with executive level stakeholders and clients
  • Manage and prioritize with a risk-based approach on the product backlog, new features, and enhancements
  • Facilitate forums and prepare the team for constructive collaboration sessions with cross-functional teams, technology and business channels, and control functions
  • Develop business cases based on the roadmap and priority, align with Technology, PMO, and Finance teams on the funding required, cost and benefit analysis, and cost allocation model
  • Define and report on overall product status, metrics, key achievements, next steps and risks with a data-driven approach




  • Minimum of a bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) required
  • 10+ years’ experience in a Product Management (or equivalent) capacity required
  • 7+ years’ experience in Information Security or Information Technology
  • 3+ years’ experience in working with Regulatory, Compliance, Risk and Audit functions
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Leadership through influence across multiple types of stakeholders
  • Strong planning and organizational skills; can manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • Experience in the information security industry and with security software products
  • Excellent understanding on financial principles of large enterprise organization
  • Experience in working with complex processes
  • Willing to learn and grow, and demonstrates resilience to ever-changing priorities


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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.  

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