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Senior Software Engineer

Requisition ID: 99102Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.


About the role

The Derivatives Technology team is leading the way in developing modern systems to support our Global Capital Markets businesses worldwide. As a Sr Software Engineer, you will design, implement, and deploy production code fixes. You will participate in design discussions focused on scalability, observability, and operability of solutions.


Is this role right for you? In this role, you will:


Development and support of a front-office trading system used for trade booking, trade execution and pricing of derivatives trades
Conduct proof of concept on new technologies or solutions around Microservices
Participate in design discussions on scalability, performance, security, Microservices best practices
Write well-designed, testable, efficient code by using best software development practices
Gather and refine specifications and requirements based on technical needs
Produce day-to-day activities in a manner consistent with our risk culture 
Champion a knowledge-sharing environment, promote peer-to-peer learning and prevent knowledge silos within the team
Mentor and coach other team members on technical issues, set standards and code reviews
Create an environment where your team pursues effective and efficient operations of their respective areas while ensuring the adequacy, adherence to and effectiveness of day-to-day business controls 
Actively discuss implementation details and software architecture with other team members
Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role? – We’d love to work with you if you have:


Previous work experience in an Agile/Scrum delivery model
Minimum 2+ years of service side development experience with Java, Spring with an emphasis on REST services
Excellent Computer Science Fundamentals; Algorithms and Design Patterns
Proficiency in using Git for source code repository; Maven and Jenkins for build
Bachelor (equivalent or higher) degree in Computer Science or relevant experience
Experience creating and implementing on-premise and off-premise applications
Well-rounded interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships cross-functionally, based on Scotiabank’s values of respect, integrity, passion, and accountability
What’s in it for you?


An inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
Work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
Opportunity to make a significant impact, as you will contribute to viable solutions to design products and applications that will be used by over 21 million customers globally
Tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
Learning and development – free access to Pluralsight membership to upskill and develop your skills

Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

As Canada’s International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. Our employees are committed to a superior customer experience and use the Bank’s six guiding sales practice principles to ensure they act with honesty and integrity.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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