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Title:  Senior Manager - Application Production, Capital Markets Technology




Requisition ID: 187004

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



Job Description

  • The GRCT Production Lead is responsible for leading the application production support team covering all Global Regulatory and Controls applications.  This primarily system involving trade reporting in order for Scotiabank's compliance with OTC Derivatives Reforms such as Dodd Frank / CFTC, EMIR and similar rules in Canada, and Asia.
  • In addition, the candidate will oversee small change efforts and developments for the primary Regulatory Reporting platforms.
  • The candidate will lead a team of technical analysts and developers and engage with multiple business stakeholders, developers, vendors, infrastructure, and Compliance.
  • The candidate will also be the primary group in supporting and responding to Regulatory and Audit queries.
  • Lastly the position provides vendor relationship management, manage contracts and invoices, and serve as application owner for certain applications.


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


  • Strong people management skills
  • Able to work with Senior stakeholders and sponsors and align and negotiate on priorities.
  • Experience working in a Regulatory environment.
  • Strong technical knowledge on systems and infrastructure in order to lead the design of reporting initiatives.
  • Contribute to projects being on schedule and meeting regulatory reporting requirements.
  • Oversee the user requirements by working with a number of key individuals from the business and IT, producing high-level business requirements and liaising with development to take these through to a detailed functional specification.
  • Ensure the team follows the Software Development Life Cycle methodology and prepare test plan and test cases for IST and UAT testing.
  • Manage business testing through the quality assurance team for key projects.
  • Build relationships and communicate effectively with colleagues in all regions.
  • The incumbent must be a creative problem solver, self-starting, results-oriented and highly motivated individual with very good analytical skills in order to apply this knowledge to assist in the resolution of complex business problems and work in an Agile Environment.
  • The incumbent must possess very good interpersonal and strong communication skills in order to effectively lead and  work with end users and members of the team.
  • Have  knowledge of OTC derivatives products and related regulations
  • Experience working across multiple teams and functions to ensure alignment.
  • Ability to adapt quickly to new processes and standards, with a strong commitment to providing exceptional customer service.
  • Experience of managing projects that span change in multiple front-office systems and teams.


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.
  • 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, maternity leave top-up, parental leave and much more.







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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