Developer – Specialty / Niche – BNSJP00019280

  • Location: Scarborough, ON
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #173874
Information Technology
Scarborough, ON
Job ID:

Hiring Manager: Senior Manager, Development Customer Data Management Solutions

Location Address: WFH ( 300 Consilium Place, 13th Floor, Scarborough when onsite)

Contract Duration: 6 months + good chance of extension

Number of Positions: 2

Schedule Hours: 9am-5pm

Story Behind the Need

  • Business group: The Development Customer Data Management Solutions Group supports customer information systems in Canada for account information. This is an in-house customized system that is utilized and supported by the banks mainframe (host system; DB2 IBM – MDM) in the back end
  • Project: The group is enhancing current applications that is driven by new government regulatory compliance items driven by FATCA
  • Reason for request: Project

Candidate Value Proposition

  • The successful candidate will have the opportunity to join an exciting project that has high visibility within the banks senior stakeholders. Enhancing multiple customer applications, the successful candidate will have an opportunity to leave a lasting impact on the banks internal customer systems.

The main function of a Developer (Java/Cloud) is to design, develop, and implement applications using in-demand languages and technologies (e.g. Java, Spring Boot, RESTful API, Public Cloud, etc.) to support business requirements.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Create system design documentation outlining overview, diagrams and designs specific to users, application system and technical requirements;
  • Participate in meetings regarding user requirements and design throughout the project development phase;
  • Perform coding, unit testing, debugging, documenting and implementing of applications in collaboration with quality assurance;
  • Analyze existing or proposed enhancement requests to determine their feasibility and time estimates required;
  • Evaluate existing and new applications and upcoming technologies to meet user requirements;
  • Maintain, support and enhance existing applications;
  • Keeps up to date on new technology, applications, scripts and servers;
  • Perform data modeling for database design;
  • Analyze, maintain security features for application development, servers, authentication and procedures.

Skills and Qualifications:

• 6 + years’ development experience with Java EE,

• 6 + years’ experience with Java Frameworks (Spring/Spring Boot, JDBC, JUnit) and API technology

• 5 + years’ web services design, development and testing, SOA (SOAP/RESTful);

• 3+ years’ experience with HTML, JavaScript, CSS, Angular, GUI, Devine experience.

• Good communication skills to articulate needs with product owners and business users throughout the SDLC

Nice to have skills:

  • Financial Industry experience is a big plus
  • Familiar with Cloud Infrastructure architecture, Cloud development experience is nice to have; – because new technology will have enhancements on cloud-based technology* – potential exp. to work
  • Experience in automated testing practices such as TDD, BDD, unit test, component test, integration test;
  • Experience with DevOps tooling (e.g. Github, Jenkins) & DevOps process (automated build, test, deploy);
  • Strong understanding of agile project management principles and practices and experience manage

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required. MBA or other related advanced degree preferred Degrees or certifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required

Candidate Review & Selection

  • 2 Step Process: 1 Teams with HM, 1 Teams with Senior Leadership
  • Hiring Managers availability to interview: (same week as shortlists)

Targeting a decision to be made ASAP

Additional Notes

  • Hiring Manager needs someone who can hit the ground running this month and will exempt Furlough days as necessary. The successful candidate needs to be available to start in the month of December and able to hit the ground running.
  • Not only the technical experience but also the communication skills
  • Technology wise – TD and BMO have similar environments as Scotia (candidates from those banks may stand out for the technology stack)
  • FATCA – updating foreign regulatory requirements for global tax purposes

Scotiabank will review any requests for accommodations put forward by Suppliers