Requisition ID : 89096
At Scotiabank Digital Factory, the reach and opportunity of a global organization meets the passion and drive of a startup.
Reinvention starts here and it starts with you.
We believe that the pathway to success is paved with user feedback, so we’re constantly asking our customers how they want to bank.
When we find an opportunity to make things people will love, we assemble teams of specialists to collaborate in Digital Factories in Canada, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and Colombia.
We work fast, and we work smart. Join us to create meaningful experiences and build the bank of tomorrow for our customers around the world.
If you’d like to learn more about our Digital Banking career opportunities, explore our Communities of Practice, or hear from our leaders, check out our Technology at Scotia career page.
As a Senior Delivery Lead, you will act as the Scrum Master and Project Manager within an Agile environment. You will ensure the successful delivery of software products within Canadian Digital Banking.
You will lead and support an Agile scrum team (Product, Engineering, Design, Analytics) and ensure the Agile methodology and principles are executed effectively.
You will identify, escalate and remove release and team impediments. As a Senior Delivery Lead, you will also manage the budget, schedule, risks, issues, reporting and governance of projects.
Are you the right person for this role?
Agile Project Management
Tracking projects through each phase of project lifecycle
Work with all the dependent teams and prepare execution plan
Working with various teams to achieve end-to-end project delivery
Ensure milestones are met and project has gone through all approval gates
Document project status & assist team in maintaining information repositories
Maintain project risk tracker and communicate project risks to management
Prepare work back schedules, roadmap and capacity planning at a project level
Ensure a balance between team capacity and workload is kept in order to achieve a successful project delivery
Support app releases & rollout related activities
Communication & Collaboration : Stakeholder Management
Keep all stakeholders up to date on project status and roadblocks
Ability to set expectations with all stakeholders, execute and communicate accordingly
Identification of risks and issues that require DF leadership attention
Ability to articulate and clearly communicate complex problems and Solutions in a simple and logical manner following stakeholder field of expertise
Ability to work effectively with engineering Sr Managers when needed to remediate risk around project delivery.
Engage stakeholders (, legal, audit) as needed for consultation throughout the course of the project.
Communication & Collaboration : Scrum Master
Contribute to the productivity and happiness of the scrum team
Supporting project team members in challenging situations (resource / release challenges, cross-team communication)
Introduce agile engineering best practices
Scheduling add-hoc meetings to solve for disagreements or ambiguities in order to reduce risk of jeopardizing milestones and or artifacts
Ease conversations and promote constructive attitude
Facilitate and ensure healthy communication between project team members
Scheduling and chairing scrum ceremonies.
Accountable for conducting regular retros and addressing team’s feedback
Monitor scrum team progress by preparing reports / charts
Understanding team strengths and weaknesses in order to improve each phase of the project lifecycle
Lead by example
Providing feedback to help improving processes and tools
Working on aligning best practices across delivery team
Continuous improvement and learning from other delivery team members
Take active role on application audit related activities
Be able to adjust, learn and iterate frequently
Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?
What's in it for you?
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.
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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.