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Title:  Product Owner




Requisition ID: 159801

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


Purpose of Job:


Scotiabank has a clear mandate to transform the way banking technology is delivered, by reimaging the customer experience, fostering innovation to deliver new digital value propositions and enabling our teams to drive significant changes across the organization and for our customers.


The Senior Manager - Digital Risk,  is accountable for launching new Risk Management initiatives in partnership with Scotia Digital. The successful canadiate will leverage their ability to organize and motivate teams, they will work with Product lines, bank stakeholders, and technology teams to translate customer journey directives into actionable deliverables, and follow through to completion.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Develop and execute on the Product Vision and Roadmap that is tied to desired Key Performance Metrics (KPIs)
  • Manage and prioritize product backlog, ensuring sufficient depth of items for development consumption and commitment
  • Serve as the primary source of external information for the Scrum teams, offering clear definitions of the targeted capability, the intended value to the customer, and functional/non-functional requirements
  • Facilitate problem solving on a day-today basis as required, working closely with development on implementation challenges
  • Play a leadership role in the Scrum team to ensure that capabilities are in-scope, on-time and of high quality


Job Requirements:


  • Experience working in agile software development methodologies (e.g. Scrum, Kanban)
  • Ability to understand complex technical concepts and communicate them to a non-technical audienceAbility to understand complex technical concepts and communicate them to a non-technical audience
  • Experience working with development teams and systems integrators to deliver successful solutions
  • Effective communication, project management and stakeholder management skills, with a focus on translating business requirements into technology solutions
  • Experience analyzing large data sets using SQL/NoSQL, spreadsheet software or other quantitative and statistical modelling tools
  • Experience working with large and multiple datasets
  • Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO)



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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