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Title:  Senior Associate Security Engineer, Cryptographic Platforms




Requisition ID: 195983

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


Reporting to the Senior Manager of Cryptographic Platforms, the Senior Associate Security Engineer


  • Provide support during the implementation from a technical perspective on issues such as: Performance, Scalability, Reliability, Audit, Monitoring and Security
  • Identifies opportunities for efficiencies by leveraging automation and other techniques
  • Documents detailed design and defines technical solutions that take into account the enterprise architecture strategies, current state environment and constraints
  • Creates and updates technical project documentation (i.e. technical and configuration runbook, implementation plan, documentation etc.)
  • Maintain and support dev environments that includes but not limited to: ensuring Scotiabank required patching is maintained, ensuring currency on applications including testing, hotfixes and service packs, and support application integrations
  • Prepares change requests, plans and coordinates all implementations for production and non-production environments
  • Participate as required for onsite secure key ceremonies and lab based cryptographic platform functions.
  • Develops and maintains strong relationships with team members, stakeholders, and interface groups using a variety of techniques


Is this role right for you?

  • Be responsible for implementing and supporting the Cryptographic Artifacts Management within Scotiabank.
  • We are seeking a candidate who is passionate about cryptographic artifact management and Information Security.


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

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science/engineering or equivalent work experience
  • IT standards, methodologies, key management regulations, and audit requirements
  • CISSP accreditation or equivalent or willingness to obtain. 
  • Familiar with Key management & cryptography frameworks
  • 3-5 years of Application support experience with strong knowledge in implementation (installation, configuration, integration) and enterprise grade application support.
  • Proficiency in understanding concepts and technologies in DevOps, IT operations, security, cloud, microservices and containers.
  • 2+ years of experience in Linux & Windows servers and Shell scripting.
  • Highly motivated with the ability to work independently and effectively


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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