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Title:  Senior Technical Lead, Cloud Strategy, Scotia Digital




Requisition ID: 145413

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


As the Senior Technical Lead, Cloud Strategy within Scotia Digital Engineering, your primary role will be to develop and coordinate cloud strategy across Scotiabank.  This includes leading Cloud Strategy working groups and working with the Chief Architect Council and Global Technology Standards Board at Scotiabank to identify and prioritize cloud solutions, update Scotiabank’s Cloud Strategy, and evaluate progress against the strategy.  Leveraging your extensive experience and expertise in Cloud Computing and your ability to influence executives, architects, and engineers you will work with representatives from Operations, Infrastructure Engineering, Chief Information Officers, Global Engineering Heads, Information Security, and Governance to drive Scotiabank’s Cloud Strategy and execution against it.


Is this role right for you?

  • Engage with engineering and architecture teams across Scotia Digital and Scotiabank
  • Research and maintain expert knowledge on the Cloud computing, the needs of Scotiabank in relation to Cloud computing, and how other Financial Institutions and large Enterprises are adopting Cloud
  • Maintain Scotiabank Cloud Capability Strategy
  • Meet with Scotiabank’s Cloud and Technology partners and vendors to keep updated on trends and new technology
  • Lead multiple working groups that are contributing to Cloud Strategy and execution against the Strategy
  • Act as the Technology Steward for Scotiabank in the are of Cloud Computing
  • Actively pursue effective and efficient operations of your respective area in accordance with Scotiabank’s Values, its Code of Conduct and the Global Sales Principles, while ensuring the adequacy, adherence to and effectiveness of day-to-day business controls to meet obligations with respect to risk and compliance 
  • Champion a high-performance environment and contributes to an inclusive work environment.



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

  • You have previous work experience in the use of Cloud computing at large enterprises to deliver business technology solutions
  • You have previous work experience in IT strategy at large enterprise
  • You are able to explain Cloud computing strategy and concepts and influence executives and senior engineers
  • It’s all in the details! You pay them close attention with an unshakeable focus on results
  • You love to help others thrive, and work best in a dynamic team-oriented environment
  • You are eager to share and learn, and realize that there’s still lots to learn
  • You are naturally enthusiastic and passionate about customer experiences, innovation and delivering software 
  • Keeping your audience top of mind, you’re skilled at communicating information and ideas at the right time and with the right medium
  • Since we have a large presence in Latin America, with Digital Factories in Peru, Colombia, Chile, and Mexico, it would be an asset if you were bilingual in Spanish


What's in it for you?

  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity and curiosity and celebrates success!
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create meaningful 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 hire you for your talent — not just a job — so you can grow with us. We’ll equip you for success not only in your role, but also in your career as a whole
  • Dress codes don't apply here: being comfortable does
  • Our work from home social channel offers weekly virtual yoga, social events, learning opportunities, and contests to share current experiences & promote wellbeing in our new remote environment
  • Access to thousands of online and in-person courses so you can hone your current skills, or learn new ones
  • A competitive rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs on pension and profit sharing, paid vacation, personal & sick days, medical, vision, and dental benefits that start from day one and much more!
  • Free shuttle service to and from Union Station, onsite subsidized cafeteria with a chef, and an onsite fitness center *

*Some of our perks & onsite offerings will be offline as we continue to monitor federal and provincial regulations around COVID-19.



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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