Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.
Scotiabank has embarked on the journey to modernize both development practices and tools. One of the main areas of transformation is the public cloud and the various platform technologies that support both development and operations on the cloud. The aim is to provide a streamlined process and framework which will allow the development teams to focus on building business logic. We are looking to build our development team with influencer, makers, creators, and industry leaders who will drive us forward.The role of the Senior Cloud Engineer operates within the Cloud Platform Engineering team. This valuable member of the team will be responsible for creating platform components and services for the broad enterprise use
Is this role right for you?
Champions a customer focused culture to deepen client relationships and leverage broader Bank relationships, systems, and knowledge.
Key accountabilities include design, development and maintenance of cloud platforms, services, and components to enable safe enterprise-wide use of public cloud offerings
Technical ownership/leadership of a component of a larger product.
Designing, implementing, and refactoring code (typically Go, Python).
Ensuring software, programs and applications are developed and/or configured to meet high availability, integrity and reliability, security, and compliance requirements.
Working with other engineers and architects on breaking-down, scoping and estimating tasks.
Working with application teams for successful onboarding onto the Platform
Participating in planning and retrospective sessions, attending stand-ups, etc.
Be able to build and operate the highly available and scalable software and infrastructure.
Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed?
Bachelor (equivalent or higher) degree in computer science or engineering/mathematics discipline.
Enthusiasm for cloud transformation and cloud platform/components/services development.
Strong development experience, delivery history and breadth of language experience (Go, Python).
Expertise in cloud platform features and capabilities (Google GCP, Microsoft Azure).
Familiarity with container-based virtualization technology such as Docker
Expertise and understanding of Cloud Native Platforms, particularly Kubernetes, and associated technologies (e.g., Istio, Envoy, Anthos, Kustomize).
Experience working with monitoring tools such as Dynatrace, Prometheus, Grafana, etc.
Full understanding of software development lifecycle and release process (container-native workflow for job orchestration, Git/GitOps, CI/CD, environments, code repositories).
Understanding of different database technologies (e.g. CloudSQL, NoSQL, Relational databases)
Knowledge of configuration management tools and Scripting Languages (e.g. Ansible, Bash, Groovy)
Ability to work on ambiguous problem of moderate complexity
Experience in product development
Self-sufficient and can lead a stream of work to build and operate highly available and scalable software and infrastructure.
Writing and maintaining related technical documentation.
Knowledge of software design patterns, and/or security considerations
Focus on scalable, enterprise-level software system design (both on code and infrastructure levels)
Attention to details, high standards for quality.
Desire to learn, grow yourself and your team.
Passion for driving teams towards high performance and a deep pride in quality craftsmanship
High level Unix administration skills
Experience within Canadian financial institutions a benefit
What's in it for you?
We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity and curiosity and celebrates success!
We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create meaningful customer experiences
You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
We hire you for your talent — not just a job — so you can grow with us. We’ll equip you for success not only in your role, but also in your career as a whole
Dress codes don't apply here:
being comfortable does
Our work from home social channel offers weekly virtual yoga, social events, learning opportunities, and contests to share current experiences & promote wellbeing in our new remote environment
Access to thousands of online and in-person courses so you can hone your current skills, or learn new ones
A competitive rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs on pension and profit sharing, paid vacation, personal & sick days, medical, vision, and dental benefits that start from day one and much more!
Free shuttle service to and from Union Station, onsite subsidized cafeteria with a chef, and an onsite fitness center
- Some of our perks & onsite offerings will be offline as we continue to monitor federal and provincial regulations around COVID-19.
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.