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Title:  Senior Developer Scala/Java 1

 

 

 

Requisition ID: 76602

 

Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.

 

 
 

Purpose

 

The Global Fixed Income Team is looking for an energetic and result-oriented senior Developer to work on custom applications integrating into existing ION platform using vendor API. Candidate needs to be proficient with functional programming with Scala or Java (functional features of Java 8 or above). The successful candidate must have solid hands-on expertise in building complex real-time applications and possess a good understanding of capital markets and products. Experience with streaming/messaging technologies (Solace, Kafka, etc.) will be considered an advantage, as will knowledge of Capital Markets systems. Candidate will be expected to understand and formulate requirements, and co-ordinate with several business lines and other technology groups.

 

Key Accountabilities

 

  • Independently develop, test, and deploy custom components using vendor (ION) API in Scala and/or Java
  • Integrate components into the existing ION platform
  • Build unit and integration test using vendor and in-house developed tools; enhance testing tools as needed
  • Communicate with different technology and business groups to define requirements and test
  • Deliver the assigned project to specs within the projected timelines
  • Continuously expand on team knowledge

 

Skills

 

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in enterprise application development using functional programming in Scala or Java
  • Experience with Messaging Bus technologies like MQ, JMS, Solace, or Kafka
  • Experience with SQL and/or other query languages and DB design; experience with tick DB (eg. KDB) would be a strong advantage
  • Knowledge of Capital Markets processes and products
  • Previous experience with FIX protocol and Quickfix/J
  • Previous experience with ION trading systems will be considered a strong asset
  • Good working knowledge of design patterns and best practices
  • Hands-on Experience with DevOps practices and pipelines  would be an asset
  • Must be familiar within Linux and Windows
  • Must have excellent written and oral communication skills and be a team player.
  • Computer Science degree or equivalent

 

Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

As Canada's International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. Our employees are committed to a superior customer experience and use the Bank’s six guiding sales practice principles to ensure they act with honesty and integrity.

 

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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