Toronto Employment Platform

Senior Manager Development

Requisition ID: 104889Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.


The Team

The OnLine Brokerage team within Global Wealth Management Technology is responsible for the development, stability and resiliency of the Scotia OnLine Brokerage platform and its ecosystem of applications. It serves the customers of all Wealth business lines, including iTrade, Scotia Mcleod, Private Investment Council and Scotia Trust. The team is known for excellence in delivery, and its management fosters a culture of team self organization, collaboration and inclusiveness. We are proud that our work has such a large and direct impact to thousands of the Bank’s customers.

The Role

Reporting to the Director, Global Wealth Management Technology, the Senior Manager Development, as the technology owner, will be responsible for the stability, resiliency and development of the Scotia OnLine Brokerage platform and application ecosystem. The Senior Manager will energize and lead a team of support leads, developers and business analysts who are intent on being proactive about application stability. The incumbent will build strong relationships with business and technology partners, with emphasis on strong stakeholder management through regular progress reporting.

Build, mentor and manage high performance application teams to support a 7×24, customer-facing internet trading application
Champion proactive and continuous investment in the area of application stability
Promote and implement best practices in the area of application resiliency and stability (e.g. Operational runbooks, software currency, non-functional testing, continuous and iterative tuning, capacity management, trend analysis, proactive monitoring, vendor management)
Champion Build-to-manage principles 
Establishe and nurture key partner relationships through regular (formal and informal) outreach and communication
Understand and encourage a continuous improvement team culture


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

Demonstrated track record in building, managing and motivating high-energy application support teams
Experience in supporting, stabilizing and building resiliency into complex, critical financial applications
Experience with implementation of production support best practices and related tools
Demonstrated track record of building and nurturing client and partner relationships
Good conceptual and working knowledge of information security and application infrastructure (e.g. networking, databases, information security, operating systems)
High degree of knowledge in release management, software development lifecycle and software development methodologies
Ability to react quickly should production issues occur, and manage production incidents effectively
Previous exposure in the financial brokerage industry is preferred
What’s in it for you?

We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
You’ll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
Dress codes don’t apply here, being comfortable does
Onsite cafeteria
We offer a competitive total rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs (on pension & profit sharing), generous vacation, personal & sick days, personal development funding, maternity leave top-up, parental leave and much more.
Global Wealth Management Technology supports the end-to-end technology needs of Scotiabank’s Wealth business, including a broad range of Wealth products and services from Direct Investing to full-service advisors, Trusts and Private Investment Councils. Joining our team gives you access to great opportunities with a wide range of traditional and emerging technologies while delivering innovative solutions for our business applications and platforms

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.

Only candidates can apply for this job.
Share this job

About Us

Talent Portal is a Toronto-based Job Board and Employment Platform. We are dedicated at helping talents reach their dream career.Candidates can search for jobs and set job alerts to receive new job notifications via email; Employers can post jobs online, and receive applications via email. It is free for both employees and employers.

Company Search

Social Networks