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Title:  Senior Development Manager, Scotia Digital




Requisition ID: 125683

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


Reporting to the Director, Global Marketing Technology the Senior Manager of Development is responsible for providing leadership and direction on end-to end technology design and implementation for web applications and services. Interacting with business and technology leaders across the bank, the successful candidate will establish a dynamic strategy focused on utilizing digital tools and capabilities in innovative ways that are aligned to our enterprise architecture. The role requires a deep understanding of web technologies, a passion for innovation, inspired leadership and drive for results, experience in large program technology delivery and superior organization & communication skills.


Some of the Key Accountabilities include:

  • Manage the team that architects, develops, operates, and supports in-house built and SaaS-based customer facing digital technology solutions
  • Establish and support an efficient, sustainable, and operational resilient team to support the execution of the multi-year roadmap focusing on value delivery, on-time, on-budget and with high quality
  • With many years of web technology experience, lead, coach and continuously advance the capabilities of the technology team ensuring we are identifying and building future technology skills & capabilities
  • Champion the use of diverse technology, industry best practices and data analytics to continuously advance business capabilities
  • Clearly communicate and garner support for the technology vision & strategy to business and technology leaders across the bank
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with technology and professional services vendors through proactive management and governance practices


Required Experience & Skills:

  • 3+ years of experience leading a software engineering team, working with others to solve problems, sharing knowledge, grow and mentor developers
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in Internet-scale public web-facing software solution design & development using node.js and public cloud technologies
  • 3+ years of experience leading agile development teams; providing leadership in ceremonies such as backlog grooming and sprint planning
  • Excel at designing and operationalizing software engineering processes to deliver high quality code
  • Excellent understanding of basic Internet/web technologies and protocols (e.g. DNS, HTTP/S, CDN, IP, etc…)
  • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills (in English)
  • Bachelor or higher degree of education


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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