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Back-end Java Developer

Job ID 73528 Date 04/20/2017 Toronto, Canada
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.

Are you the right person for this role?
You dream in code
Continuous integration makes you giddy
You spend your free time tinkering with new technologies or building apps on the side
You want to solve real problems that will flip a multi-billion dollar industry on its head

You'll need to have:
Experience building scalable, enterprise level technology stacks with Java but ideally with a broad set of tools
Server side: Java, NodeJS
Database: Any SQL database, NoSQL is a plus
Open source software is preferred
Knowledge of a variety of frameworks (server side, browser side, desktop etc) as well as high aptitude for diving in and picking up new things
Deep knowledge (bordering on obsession) of Agile principles and the flexibility to adapt your experience to new and evolving environments
Passion for driving teams towards high performance and a deep pride in quality craftsmanship that delights users
Excellent communication including the ability to distil technical details into human terms
A passion for well-designed products and you’re not afraid to sit with our Design Team and prototype, wireframe and white board your ideas

It would be cool if you were:
Interested in the impact that financial services technology can have on the world
Experienced in user centered design
Active in the Toronto startup, agile and tech scene
Eager to mentor, teach and share
Obsessed with the latest, greatest, craziest approaches to Agile Practice
Excited about committing a significant chunk of your daily activities to personal innovation projects with your peers

If you’re interested in helping us shape the future of banking, click the “Apply now” button to submit your application. We are hiring for a variety of high impact technical roles (design/agile/full stack/devops). If you are curious but aren’t sure this role is right for you please contact us anyway - we’re moving fast and looking for the best and brightest to take us to the next level. 

Learn more about the Factory:

We are growing fast and looking for team members to help us build an industry leading fintech innovation hub
We invite and encourage collaboration with a broad range of industry disruptors and innovators
We have the stability and resources of Scotiabank, a multinational financial institution, as well as a world class team of designers and engineers with the energy and talent of a leading startup

As Canada’s international bank, we are a leader when it comes to inclusion. Scotiabankers hail from over 120 countries, speak more than 100 languages and serve over 23 million customers globally. As a highly diverse company, we know that an inclusive environment for employees and customers helps everyone achieve their best. 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. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide a positive recruitment experience.

Amazing career stories begin at Scotiabank.

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