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Title:  Software Engineer

 

 

 

Requisition ID: 155191

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

 

Title: Software Engineer (COBOL Mainframe)


The Team
•    We are a Commercial and Payments Engineering (CPE) Core Application focused on Proudly supporting all Lending technology projects that are delivered across Commercial, Small Business, Wealth, and Corporate customers.
•    We work closely with our Business Partners, Developers, Vendors and various partners within the Bank to ensure we deliver successful projects which align with the overall business strategies and roadmaps ensuring the highest quality experience for the customer.  

•    Most projects are across multiple Business lines.  The projects relate to new products and/or system enhancements. 

•    The group is a mix of business analysts, developers, and technical leads who provide value by delivering projects that meet the needs of our Business line. We develop Roadmaps, ensure end-to-end project delivery, write technical stories, develop code, manage stakeholders and connect related teams.  



The role:
Reporting to the Senior Manager, you will be responsible for the delivery of business and technology related solutions for our Small Business, Wealth and Commercial partners. 
•    Is responsible to provide technology support, development, off hour support, and solutions for the lines of Business that we support. 
•    Works with the architects, other developers and business leads to provide solutions that meet the business needs and moves the business along their Roadmap goals.  
•    Responsible for ensuring that the business’s needs are considered on Bank wide initiatives that impact our applications. 
•    When required, be a part of after-hours production issue resolution in the evenings and/or weekends



Is this role right for you?
•    Understands Loans, Liabilities, from several points of view and aligns IT&S systems and processes to address critical information and technical requirements.
•    Has extensive knowledge in Commercial, Small Business and some knowledge in Wealth.  
•    Has extensive knowledge in COBOL/mainframe applications, with knowledge of Assembler a benefit, and be able to help the Business make decisions that will help roadmap the applications.
•    Formulates and defines technical requirements based on business requirements received.
•    Thrives on the detailed design & deployment of various solution
•    Provides and implements technical solutions for specific business line projects, supporting business applications with integration needs across multiple technology domains.
•    Participates in all phases of the IT System Development Lifecycle (SDLC). Acts as a liaison between developers and business team members. Responsible for representing and successfully navigating projects through the internal Bank processes (Operational Readiness, Change Control etc.)
•    Provides expert knowledge of cross-functional and business processes, policies and systems and works to influence peers and senior management to adopt, implement and align.
•    Ability to Develop code if required to align with Business requirements.



Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?
•    You have strong communication (verbal/written/presentation) skills to articulate & defend solutions to a senior level technology audience.
•    You have at least 8+ years of hands-on technical working experience with Mainframe development and/or Mainframe COBOL system software support.
•    You have at least 5+ years of hands-on technical working experience with Mainframe   COBOL application production support.
•    You can demonstrate a strong technical working knowledge of the impact of Mainframe COBOL host communication protocols, connection pools, and thread pools on the end to end response and reliability.
•    You can demonstrate broad and deep problem-solving skills to enable the ability to determine the root cause of a production issue or a performance problem.
•    You have experience in the use of debugging products to track real time processing.
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.



The Workplace
•    We are technology partners who help the business transform how our employees around the world work 
•    We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success! 
•    You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world 
•    We foster an environment of innovation and continuous learning
•    We care about our people, allowing them to design how they work to deliver amazing results 
•    We offer a competitive total rewards package, including a performance bonus, company matching programs (on pension & profit sharing), and generous vacation 



Scotiabank
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. 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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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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