Requisition ID : 70876
Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.
As Scotiabank’s engine of modernization, the PLATO platform enables technology teams to build software quickly and securely using modern practices.
PLATO is an integrated set of technical capabilities, services and processes that encapsulate critical enterprise functions through standardization, re-use and automation.
The PLATO team is comprised of engineers, problem solvers, agilists and creatives in roles such as Enterprise Platform Engineering and Architecture, Enterprise Data Services, Cloud Infrastructure and Architecture, Product Engineering, and Product Management.
Together, the team provides the platform that enables the Bank to deliver transformative experiences that help our 24 million customers become better off.
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The Enterprise Notification Platform provides digital communications to Scotiabank customers in support of our client's business goals.
The Sr. Manager, Release and Delivery Engineering is responsible for leading the ENP team of Business Analysts and Quality Assurance professionals;
interacting with business stakeholders, PLATO Product, and technology partners to define requirements, plan, schedule, and deliver product changes, and facilitate self-
serve integration with the platform. Additionally, the Sr. Manager contributes to the ENP product roadmap, providing strategic vision and insights on the market trends.
Reporting to the Director, Enterprise Shared Services, the Sr. Manager has the following responsibilities :
Manage staff recruitment, retention, development, and performance
Liaise with PLATO Product, business, and technology partners to maintain and prioritize the product backlog
Release planning and delivery
Requirement eliciation, user story, and acceptance criteria documentation
Manage product quality through test planning, execution, reporting, and sign-off
Create artifacts for product roadmaps and PLATO Product
Manage vendor relationships
Regularly conveying status for PLATO and client-funded intiatives
Manage the investigation and resolution of production support issues, ensuring underlying issues are addressed
Maintain and share knowledge of industry trends and best practices
Must have at least 4 years of people management experience
Must have 8-10 years of progressive working experience in information technology, ideally in the financial industry
Must possess strong technical knowledge and have prior experience managing business, vendor, and technology partners
Proven ability to communicate product concepts, roadmap strategies, and influence positive outcomes
Hands on experience elicting and documenting user requirements
Hands on experience in planning and management of quality assurance activities including unit, integration, and automated testing
Solid working knowledge of Agile methodology and software development technologies and concepts.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Must be flexible to adapt to a dynamic environment, make quick and sound decisions under pressure
Must be proactive, results-oriented, customer-focused, attentive to detail, and a creative problem-solver.
Experience with a cloud platform is an asset
Computer Science / Business Information Management Degree or equivalent