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Title:  Senior Developer




Requisition ID: 182432

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


The Role

As a Senior Developer, you will be joining a dynamic and energetic team consisting of developers, architects, analysts, SMEs, and product owners. You will focus on digital enablement, and your hybrid role includes delivering of the solutions using Cloud Technology, Microservices, REST APIs, JAVA Spring Boot and other leading-edge technologies, maintaining high level of code quality, as well as driving technical vision and direction while mentoring junior team members. By joining our team, you will make an impact on our customers, the banking industry, and ultimately, the world as this team services Scotiabank’s global enterprise.


Is this role right for you?

  • You will be providing technical direction with team input and feedback
  • You will be developing code and application solutions, as well as architecture design, to satisfy product/consumer requirements and tight deadlines
  • You will be providing reviews of solution designs and related code
  • You will be collaborating with Senior Architects as needed to realize technical vision and direction
  • You will be collaborating with external Vendors, internal Business partners/stakeholders and Management
  • You will mentor and help team members in technical knowledge and best coding practices
  • You will be assisting other team engineers in developing code and documentation of code standards and testing approaches
  • You will participate in pager rotation
  • You will be considered an expert in a key application and/or technical domain, and will be regarded for your technical competence
  • You will be providing expert advice and counsel to key stakeholders on development project teams on complex issues related to “area of specialty”
  • You will mentor and help team members in technical knowledge and best coding practices
  • You have a passion to work in a fast pace high performance team and having a desire to take the team towards the next level
  • You have a passion on learning new technologies
  • You are never satisfied with “it works” and always have the desire to continuously learn and evolve with changing technology


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

  • You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, or specific bank and/or industry experience
  • You have 5+ years of progressive work experience as a Full Stack developer with a preference for Cloud technology, Java Spring Boot, HTML 
  • You have experience in version control tools, like GIT, Bitbucket
  • You have good knowledge of MongoDB
  • You have worked with Tech Navigators and BSA’s to articulate efforts and compile estimates
  • You have experience in handling multiple assignments simultaneously 
  • You have knowledge of a variety of frameworks (server side, browser side, desktop etc.,) as well as high aptitude for diving in and picking up new things
  • You have well rounded knowledge in both Waterfall and Agile principles and the flexibility to adapt your experience to new and evolving environments.
  • You have a passion for driving teams towards high performance and a deep pride in quality craftsmanship and delights user
  • You are a self-starter learning new technologies and refining current applications
  • You are an excellent communicator including the ability to distil technical details into simple terms
  • You have a passion for well-designed products and not afraid to share and explain your ideas

What's in it for you?


  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Allyship - We strive to create an inclusive culture where every employee is empowered to reach their fullest potential, respected for who they are, and are embraced through bias-free practices and inclusive values across Scotiabank. We embrace diversity and provide opportunities for all employee to learn, grow & participate through our various Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) that span across diverse gender identities, ethnicity, race, age, ability & veterans.
  • Accessibility and Workplace Accommodations - 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. Scotiabank continues to locate, remove and prevent barriers so that we can build a diverse and inclusive environment while meeting accessibility requirements.  
  • Remote-friendly work environment will provide you with the flexibility to perform at your best.
  • Upskilling through online courses, cross-functional development opportunities, and tuition assistance. 
  • Competitive Rewards program including bonus, flexible vacation, personal, sick days and benefits will start on day one.
  • Dynamic Office - Fully equipped gym, showers, games room, bowling alley, micro market, free tea & coffee, universal washrooms, wellness rooms, and lots of space for team collaboration.
  • Community Engagement - no matter where you choose to work from; we offer opportunities for community engagement & belonging with our various programs such as hackathons, contests, cooking with friends, Humans of Digital and much more!

    Working location condition: Hybrid

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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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