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Title:  Software Engineer




Requisition ID: 186053

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


Contributes to the overall success of the Online Banking Platform for Business clients within Customer Engineering division of the Scotia Digital organization. The incumbent will ensure specific individual goals, plans, initiatives are executed / delivered in support of the team’s business strategies and objectives.  The incumbent will ensure all activities conducted are in compliance with governing regulations, internal policies and procedures.


Is this role right for you? In this role you will:


  • Champions a customer focused culture to deepen client relationships and leverage broader Bank relationships, systems and knowledge.
  • Collaborate with SMEs to understand Cash Management trends and business requirements
  • Collaborate with cross functional team the components to meet the performance requirements
  • Work with peers to design Application components
  • Actively participates in customer discovery and solution discovery sessions
  • Engineers software solutions that meet the needs of stakeholders while focusing on continually reducing technical debt
  • Sets up development environments necessary to build the entire solution
  • Participates in merging, integrating, versioning, promoting, code through environments and version control
  • Triaging and problem solving necessary to restore service to production and with follow on root cause / fix efforts
  • Collaborates to provide estimation and break down of work to enable small and frequent releases to production
  • Proactively provide guidance and recommendation for the software design
  • Create, socialize and implement on technical roadmaps
  • Coaches and mentors to support career development and personal growth
  • Provides expertise in the technologies and frameworks used to deliver on business objectives
  • Stays ahead of latest technologies, tools, patterns, etc. and brings them to the team for consideration
  • Understand how the Bank’s risk appetite and risk culture should be considered in day-to-day activities and decisions.
  • Actively pursues effective and efficient operations of his/her respective areas 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 operational, compliance, AML/ATF/sanctions and conduct risk.
  • Champions 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? We'd love to work with you if you have:


  • A recognized degree in engineering, computer science, math or related discipline
  • 5+ years of software development experience
  • Have experience in systems design and a solid understanding of development, quality assurance and integration methodologies.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a software development team on tight deadlines
  • Extensive experience in JAVA related technologies and frameworks (React JS, Next JS, Spring Framework, J2EE, JSP, JSF 2, JUnit, ANGULAR JS)
  • Familiar with open-source DevOps tools (Bitbucket/GIT, Jenkins, Artifactory, Gradle, Docker)
  • Solid understanding of Test Automation framework and tools
  • 3 years+ experience developing microservices and micro frontends in Java
  • 2 years+ of experience with Google Cloud Platform and/or Microsoft Azure.


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.  
  • 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.
  • 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!


Work arrangements: Hybrid






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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