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Title:  Senior Android Developer, Scotia Digital (Vancouver Hub)




Requisition ID: 150407

At Scotiabank Digital Factory, the reach and opportunity of a global organization meets the passion and drive of a startup. Reinvention starts here—and it starts with you.

We believe that the pathway to success is paved with user feedback, so we’re constantly asking our customers how they want to bank. When we find an opportunity to make things people will love, we assemble teams of specialists to collaborate in Digital Factories in Canada, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and Colombia. We work fast, and we work smart. Join us to create meaningful experiences and build the bank of tomorrow for our customers around the world.

If you’d like to learn more about our Digital Banking career opportunities, explore our Communities of Practice, or hear from our leaders, check out our Technology at Scotia career page.


The Digital Factory is an innovation hub with a clear and well-supported mandate to transform the way banking technology is delivered, by re-imaging the customer experience, to deliver new digital value propositions. We have the support and experience of one of the world's largest banks behind us and a talented, and growing, team of industry leaders driving us forward.

Do you want to help us reinvent how people bank? At the Scotiabank Digital Factory, we are passionate about transforming the customer experience. 

We're looking to fill our team with influencers, makers, creators and leaders who are flexible, curious, adventurous, versatile and responsive; and who are ready to roll up their sleeves in a collaborative and productive environment to get things done. 

By joining our team, you will make an impact on our customers, the banking industry, and ultimately, the world.


Is this role right for you?

  • You will be working on  progressive mobile development (conceptualization, design, and development) on the Android platform including Java, RxJava, Retrofit, OkHttp, Dagger, Junit, Espresso
  • You will be providing hands-on architectural design for native Android applications with an understanding of design patterns such as MVP, MVVM
  • You will be utilizing your deep knowledge of Agile technical principles and the flexibility to adapt your experience to new and evolving environments
  •  You will be Unit-testing code for robustness, usability and improving performance of the overall application
  • You will be building Android accessibility components to improve application usability,


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

  • You are interested in the impact that financial services technology can have on the world
  • You have a proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git
  • You have cloud native development and deployment experience
  •  You are eager to mentor, teach and share 
  • You are obsessed with the latest, greatest, craziest approaches to Agile Technical Practices
  • You are excited about committing a significant chunk of your daily activities to personal innovation projects with your peers
  • You have a passion for driving teams towards high performance and a deep pride in quality craftsmanship that delights users
  • You are an excellent communication including the ability to distil technical details into human terms
  • You have e passion for well-designed products and you're not afraid to sit with our Design Team and prototype, wireframe and white board your ideas 



Location(s):  Canada : British Columbia : Vancouver || 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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