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Senior Manager Development, Scarborough & Digital Factory | CareerAIM

Senior Manager Development, Scarborough & Digital Factory
Date Posted
Friday, May 10, 2019
Toronto, ON
Finance and Insurance

Requisition ID: 52470

Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.

Would you like to help us reinvent how people bank? At Scotiabank's 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.

As the Senior Development Manager you will contribute to the overall success of the Canadian Digital Banking Engineering unit ensuring specific individual goals, plans and initiatives are executed and delivered in support of the team’s business strategies and objectives. 

Is this role right for you?

  • You will manage the development team (8+ individuals) by coaching, mentoring, training and assigning tasks in line with department objectives.
  • You will champion a customer focused culture to deepen client relationships and leverage broader bank relationships, systems and knowledge.
  • You will promote accountability in the software engineering teams from development to production
  • You will set work direction at an operational level, works autonomously in the management of the unit and collaborates with other business or technology leaders to establish and execute on common goals with a medium to longer term business perspective
  • You will utilize existing capabilities within the architecture and introduce new functionalities to support changing business requirements
  • You will be responsible for timely resolution of internal/external issues, ensuring solutions provided to the business meet best practices, quality and security standards
  • You will understand how the bank’s risk appetite and risk culture should be considered in day-to-day activities and decisions.
  • You will actively pursues effective and efficient operations of your respective areas, while ensuring the adequacy, adherence to and effectiveness of day-to-day business controls to meet obligations
  • You will champion a high performance environment and implement a people strategy that attracts, retains, develops and motivates your team by fostering an inclusive work environment; communicating vison, values, business strategy and managing succession and development planning for your team.

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

  • You have previous working experience in Agile/Scrum delivery model.
  • You have exceptional written and oral communication skills
  • You have experience working with Adobe Experience Manager (Adobe CQ/AEM)
  • You have well rounded project management skills, able to multi-task and manage concurrent projects
  • You have present with leadership, mentoring, coaching and motivational skills.
  • You have hold and demonstrate ability to build lasting relationships with key stakeholders
  • You are disciplined in development methodology and familiar with software development technologies and concepts
  • You are flexible to adapting to a dynamic environment, make quick and sound decisions under pressure.
  • You have a University degree in technology, computer science, engineering OR equivalent experience
  • You have 7 or more years in progressive roles within Engineering/Technology, which includes at least 2 years leading a team

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
  • Free shuttle service to and from Union station
  • Onsite cafeteria with a chef!
  • Onsite fitness center
  • This isn't your typical "corporate" job. We work hard and we have fun!
  • We offer a competitive total rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs (on pension & profit sharing), 4 weeks of vacation, personal & sick days, personal development funding, maternity leave top-up, parental leave and much more.

Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto