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Title:  Senior Java Software Developer, Digital Banking Engineering Operations, Scotia Digital




Requisition ID: 123291

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


Digital Engineering Operations Level 3 team is a team of Software Developers and Site Reliability Engineers who are responsible to provide stability and maintain production environments. Also known as Production Support L3 team, this team proactively looks for ways to improve application monitoring, addresses production issues and investigate and assist with customer inquiries.


The Sr. Software Developer will be responsible to investigate and address customer inquiries received through the call centre and president’s office. After investigating reported issues, you will be providing a code fix for some. You will be using tools like Dynatrace and Splunk to review alerts and work with cloud operations, infrastructure and other downstream teams to address them. This role requires on-call rotation.


Is this role right for you?

  • Lead on call problem escalation and outage recovery effort, not limited to code fixes in presentation and integration layers, but also provide infrastructure level investigation and support where necessary.
  • Monitor multiple application health and discover opportunities to optimize in a continuously growing large complex hybrid environment
  • Optimizing application monitoring tool stack including fine tuning actionable alerts, process improvements, major incident procedure review and enhancements to reduce recovery time, in a distributed and semi-scalable environment
  • Map business problems to reusable end-to-end solutions, lead technical configuration, and support deployment throughout the organization.
  • Develop and help to grow deep understanding of SRE discipline and practices in the engineering community
  • 24/7 on-call rotation supporting multiple applications and occasional weekend releases.


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

  • 5+ years of experience in Java development supporting complex large-scale customer facing platforms.
  • Proficient in J2EE to support Enterprise Applications and Services, preferability using Java 1.8.
  • Experience with service-oriented or microservice architectures.
  • Experience in building public and internal REST APIs.
  • Experience using code versioning tool like Git or Bitbucket and comfortable using Jira, Confluence, Jenkins/ACCP, Dynatrace, Splunk or similar tools.
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to lead production bridges and multiple complex initiatives.


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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