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Title:  Senior Salesforce Engineer, Scotiabank




Requisition ID: 184463

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


The Sr. Salesforce Engineer is responsible for design and development on Salesforce platform for complex business and technology initiatives for our various lines of business, day to day operations of Salesforce applications, providing thought leadership, navigating us through production issues and investigations, and being a key advocate of efficiency and continual improvement as we work to modernize.


Is this role right for you?

  • Analyze and estimate effort for new scope and requirements
  • Design and development on Salesforce platform on multiple complex initiatives, and operations and stability of the application ecosystem
  • Stay abreast of modern technologies and best practices, and recommend introduction of new technology and processes 
  • Act as the Subject Matter Expert and manage admin functions for Salesforce platform
  • Support the business team in the proper use of the Salesforce by focusing on configuration rather than customization
  • Investigate failures, perform root cause analysis and implement fixes; utilize internal defect tracking tool to create detailed, high quality error report
  • Work with product owners and test engineers to support QA processes, review test plans, test coverage and help improve test automation



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

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Salesforce platform and overall 10 + years of experience in enterprise systems.
  • Strong working knowledge on HTML, CSS, JavaScript.
  • Must be well versed with Apex, Visual Force Pages, Salesforce Lightning Components and Integration Patterns.
  • Must be familiar with Integrating Salesforce with other cloud based application systems using REST, SOAP API, Talend, Informatica, Mulesoft.
  • Knowledge of deployment processes and release pipelines. Eg : Jenkins, Bitbucket/Git
  • Good understanding of packaged based deployments, Metadata API and Ant.
  • A minimum of 1+ year experience on Salesforce Lightning Components and Aura Framework.
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or equivalent required.

At least 2 or more certifications on Salesforce from the following before joining (certifications will be checked and validated):
Salesforce Developer 1
Salesforce Developer 2
Salesforce Platform App Builder
Salesforce Administrator
Sales Cloud consultant


What's in it for you?

  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Allyship - We strive to create an inclusive culture where every employee is empowered to reach their fullest potential, respected for who they are, and are embraced through bias-free practices and inclusive values across Scotiabank. We embrace diversity and provide opportunities for all employee to learn, grow & participate through our various Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) that span across diverse gender identities, ethnicity, race, age, ability & veterans.
  • Accessibility and Workplace Accommodations - 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. Scotiabank continues to locate, remove and prevent barriers so that we can build a diverse and inclusive environment while meeting accessibility requirements.  
  • Remote-friendly work environment will provide you with the flexibility to perform at your best.
  • Upskilling through online courses, cross-functional development opportunities, and tuition assistance.  
  • Competitive Rewards program including bonus, flexible vacation, personal, sick days and benefits will start on day one.
  • Dynamic Office - Fully equipped gym, showers, games room, bowling alley, micro market, free tea & coffee, universal washrooms, wellness rooms, and lots of space for team collaboration.
  • Community Engagement - no matter where you choose to work from; we offer opportunities for community engagement & belonging with our various programs such as hackathons, contests, cooking with friends, Humans of Digital 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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