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Title:  Velocity - Data & Business Analysis Internship/Co-Op - Fall 2022)




Requisition ID: 150982  

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Velocity – Data & Business Analysis Intern

Fall 2022 (4 Months: September – December)


There's no better way to find your dream job than to do a co-op or internship with Scotiabank! During your work term, you’ll have the opportunity to be part of a winning team, build your network, and discover what you love – all while getting paid to do it! There’s a place for every type of student at Scotiabank and all that we ask for is that you have passion and strong AOO (Attitude, Ownership and Opportunity).


The Velocity Program is not your average internship or co-op! This is a customized experience that focuses on providing you with the development and tools you need to grow your career. After successfully completing a co-op or internship with top performance, we will work with you to establish your future placements. As a result, you will get to learn, grow, and experiment within different areas of both Scotiabank and Tangerine!


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

  • Be involved in the definition of business requirements and processes, ensuring that progress can be measured against planned objectives by working with different teams, and internal partners; performing analysis and completing reports to measure project success and impact to business
  • Prepare reports and dashboards to inform strategic decision-making including trending analysis, projections and forecasts utilizing statistical modelling
  • Investigate and become an expert in available data sources of data, transform and determine how they can be interpreted for analysis
  • Flex your analytical skills by identifying and analyzing business and technical requirements to create diagrams, flow charts, and documentation
  • Make impact by constantly identifying and implementing process improvements
  • Experiment & learn!


Do you have the skills and requirements that will enable you to succeed in this role? – We’d love to work with you if:

  • You are currently enrolled in post-secondary education.
  • You love to learn and envision yourself working for an international organization that heavily invests in your future.
  • You enjoy being involved in extracurricular activities such as conferences, clubs, and hackathons.
  • You have strong written/verbal communication and project management skills.
  • You have knowledge/experience in:
    • Managing process and planning, facilitating teamwork, and coordinating the execution of multiple deliverables.
    • Interpreting and consolidating large amounts of information in actionable recommendations.
    • Using sound judgment in the creation of analysis, validation, interpretation, and presentation of findings.
    • Cleaning, transforming and visualizing large data sets working with various data formats (e.g., Enterprise Data Warehouse, Unstructured logs, XML, JSON, flat files, SAS, CSV)
    • Visualization tools like PowerBI, Tableau or Qlikview
    • Data Analysis/manipulation tools for working with data (e.g., SQL, DB2, MySQL, Python, R)
    • Making sense of data, creating reports, and communicating KPI’s to those who don’t speak tech


What’s in it for you?

  • You’ll be part of a diverse, collaborative, innovative, and high-performing team.
  • In-depth training to prepare you for the role, as well as ongoing coaching and feedback to help you succeed!
  • Exclusive student events such as Scotia Student Day, Lunch & Learns, leadership panels, and much more!
  • Bank-wide orientation to learn more about Scotiabank and gain exposure to senior leadership across the organization.


How do I apply?


Please complete all three steps below:

  1. Complete your PLUM Profile here and save as a screenshot.
  2. Complete a short one-way video interview here.
  3. Apply to the role and when the application asks for your resume, instead upload the screenshot of your PLUM Profile.

We thank you all for your interest in Scotiabank!  However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to meet your needs.

*To be considered for student opportunities at Scotiabank, Tangerine, and MD Financial you must complete all three steps above.


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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