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Title:  Senior Cloud Security Engineer




Requisition ID: 193495

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


The Team

Scotiabank’s Cloud Security Engineering Team is responsible for leading security engineering and cross-functional product teams to accelerate the build of global security services, advance engineering capabilities, and work with global technology and business partners to lead foundational and transformational security products strategically across the enterprise.


The Role

As a Senior Cloud Security Engineer, you will be a core member of the Cloud Security Engineering Team, responsible for leading the design, building, and patterning of security capabilities into foundational and transformational products across the enterprise in collaboration with various business lines, IT, and Information Security & Control functions. You will also serve as the lead subject matter expert in various security domains via Security Consultations.


Is this role right for you?

  • You have an eye for recognizing reusable patterns from solutions which leads to security at scale for the Enterprise.
  • You enjoy problem solving and tackling challenges using a hands-on and practical approach.
  • Lead architecture and design discussions around solutions. Demonstrate strong leadership skills to inspire and drive the technical teams and the stakeholders alike to success.
  • Identify evolutionary opportunities through centralization, automation, and risk remediation.
  • Recommend strategic technology solutions and ability to see the big picture.
  • Provide subject matter expertise on one or more Security Domains, acting as an internal consultant on all Security related items while participating in all phases of the project development life cycle.
  • Lead technical designs solutions/reviews for enterprise security applications and technology initiatives focusing on Security.


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

  • You have 7+ years hands-on technical working experience in designing, implementation, and deployment of complex or large-scale applications/systems/platforms in an enterprise setting.
  • You have solid knowledge of cloud technologies and cloud security (GCP, Azure, Kubernetes, CI/CD pipelines, infrastructure as a code).
  • You are a recognized security expert with in-depth expert knowledge and experience in at least one security domain and have broad knowledge of information security.
  • Familiarity with Security patterns/architectures.
  • Ability to apply Security principles to Cloud Platforms and containerized applications to meet IT standards, methodologies, key management regulations, and audit requirements.
  • Knowledge with full stack development and DevSecOps experience would be an advantage.
  • You possess advanced communication (verbal/written/presentation) skills in English. The same in Spanish is a strong asset.
  • Security accreditations CISSP, CCSP would be an asset.
  • Experience in the financial industries.


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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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