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Title:  Senior Developer (Java)




Requisition ID: 138974

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


The Team

Client Technology team in Global Wealth Engineering is responsible for client facing brokerage / wealth application and its ecco system.  The applications serve the customers of all Wealth business lines, including iTrade, Scotia Mcleod, Private Investment Council and Scotia Trust. The team is known for excellence in delivery, and its management fosters a culture of team self organization, collaboration and inclusiveness. We are proud that our work has such a large and direct impact to thousands of the Bank’s customers.


Is this role right for you?

  •  Design and develop micro services based on Cloud solutions, such as Microsoft Azure, Google GCP
  •  Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications
  • Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts
  • Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution
  • Assure quality security and compliance requirements are met for supported area
  • Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment
  • Working experience in performance analysis and tuning
  • Provides production support for applications maintained


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

Must Have Skills:

  • 5 + years web service development with Java 8+ (minimum 2 years) or above, JAX-WS, JAX-RS, Spring Boot, Spring Security, Spring Data and Swagger/OAS (Open API Specification)
  • 2 + years working with cloud based microservices (Azure, PCF or GCP)
  •  5 + years’ experience with Java Frameworks: Spring, JUnit, Log4j
  •  5 + years’ experience with JSON/RESTful, XML, and SOAP services
  •  5 + years database development stored procedures with SQL, AzureSQL, Sybase OR MS SQL
  • Hands-on experience in Cloud MicroService and MicroApp development
  • Experience in application monitoring software, including Dynatrace, Splunk or their equivalent tools.
  • Practical experience designing and developing microservices using modern practices/techniques including Domain-Driven Design, event driven architectures, reactive programming and distributed caching

Nice-To-Have Skills:

  • Experience with Continuous Development or Continuous Integration is a plus
  • Knowledge of distributed system design patterns like distributed configuration, service discovery, routing, service-to-service calls, circuit breakers
  • Development experience in JavaScript(ES6+), React/Redux, ExpressJS and Jest/Mocha
  • Knowledge of Apache/Confluence Kafka, Kafka topics, brokers, stream processing and event streaming platforms
  • Experience in batch process development/support using shell script in Unix/Linux


What's in it for you?

  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
  • Dress codes don't apply here, being comfortable does
  • Onsite cafeteria
  • We offer a competitive total rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs (on pension & profit sharing), generous vacation, personal & sick days, personal development funding, maternity leave top-up, parental leave and much more.

Global Wealth Engineering supports the end-to-end technology needs of Scotiabank’s Wealth business, including a broad range of Wealth products and services from Direct Investing to full-service advisors, Trusts and Private Investment Councils. Joining our team gives you access to great opportunities with a wide range of traditional and emerging technologies while delivering innovative solutions for our business applications and platforms



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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