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Title:  Technical Business Systems Analyst, Scotiabank




Requisition ID: 192186

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


Scotiabank is embarking on a major initiative to modernize end to end Payments technology and processes.  The end result of the modernization program will enable the bank to offer enrich information and transparencies to support the rapidly evolving payments community.  


This position is for a Business Systems Analyst on the High Value Payments Technology team. The successful applicant can expect to be involved with story/MVP definitions, business process change managements, impact analysis, application development, test strategy and post production supports. The candidate will need to have a breadth and depth of experience in financial industry, ideally on Payments process in order to devise solutions that will integrate appropriately


Successful candidate will be given opportunity to become subject matter expert in 360 degree of SWIFT payment processing, involve in enterprise and potentially industry level discussions. Work within an environment that cultivate leadership skills for career advancements.   

Is this role right for you?


  • Translate requirements of functionality into user stories & actively participate in product backlog prioritization 
  • Excellent knowledge in the domain of payments (Swift knowledge will be excellent)
  • Identifying opportunities for process and system improvement
  • Working within a Agile environment, collaborate with developers and business stakeholders on system changes, upgrades and new implementations as needed
  • Leading integrated and user acceptance testing to ensure that the system meets the outlined requirements
  • Contribute to delivering projects on target, scope and quality
  • Transfer knowledge to peers and foster a culture of learning in becoming subject matter experts within your domain
  • Communicate effectively across diverse audiences, departments and levels acting as a SME in the assigned line of business
  • Actively participate in retrospective sessions to continuously improve processes and practices


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


  • Excellent knowledge in the domain of SWIFT wire payments and processing involvement in Payments Canada modernization programs or global SWIFT initiatives will be a plus
  • Excellent analytical and creative problem-solving skills
  • Experience with large scale software delivery
  • Solid understanding of Software Development Life Cycle and experienced in Agile methodology
  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer engineering, business, information sciences or other related field
  • 5+ years of in baking experience and/or leading payment modernization initiative 
  • SWIFT operational experiences an asset 
  • Agile execution experience


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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