Requisition ID : 68927
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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Scotiabank is well on the way of platform modernization journey by using public cloud services. The Cloud Engineering team builds platforms on the public cloud for the Bank's internal use.
We are building our development team with influencers, makers, creators and industry leaders who will drive us forward and enhance the experience of our customers.
We are looking for someone to join this team as a Staff Cloud Engineer. You will work closely with the other cloud engineers to develop and support the cloud components, services and platforms build for the broad enterprise use. What’s in it for you?
The opportunity to join a forward-thinking company surrounded by a collaborative team of innovative thinkers.
A great opportunity to make the difference in implementing multiple exciting and forward thinking initiatives.
A rewarding career path with diverse opportunities for professional development.
Internal development to support your growth and enhance your skills.
We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
We are looking for someone who will work closely with other Cloud Engineers, many different security teams in the bank, network teams, infrastructure teams and other development / engineering teams in the bank to design and develop the technical solutions for enterprise cloud platforms.
The key accountabilities include :
Develop, manage and maintain cloud services and components to enable safe enterprise-wide use of public cloud offerings
Design, implement and refactor pipeline and infrastructure code.
Participate in design discussions focused on scalability and design and implementation best practices.
Work with other lead engineers and architects on breaking-down, scoping and estimating tasks.
Participate in planning and retrospective sessions, attending stand-ups, etc.
Be able to build and operate the highly available and scalable software and infrastructure.
Provide mentorship, peer review and code review
Lead a product / service, and define functions or features for cloud platforms
Provide level 3 production support
Skills and Experinces
Strong development and infrastructure experience, delivery history and breadth of language experience (Java, Python, ...).
Knowledge and understanding of Cloud Native Platforms and container and micro-services technologies (PCF, Kubernetes, GKE)
Full understanding of software development life cycle as well as related technologies
Sufficient domain expertise in cloud platform features and capabilities
Proven experience in cloud development (Google GCP and / or Microsoft Azure).
Ability to solve ambiguous and typically novel problems that require the effort of several engineers
Full stack experience in product development
Experience in technical leadership of small to medium sized technical teams in delivering production solutions
Strong communication skills, both written and spoken; of specific importance the strong communication to a technical audience
Knowledge of software design patterns, and security considerations
Direct the work of 5-7 Cloud Engineers and lead the team to deliver production solutions
Awareness of how scalable, enterprise-level software system is designed (both on code and infrastructure levels).
Experience working with relational databases
Understanding of CI / CD.
Attention to details, high standards for quality.
Desire to learn, grow yourself and your team.
Passion for driving teams towards high performance and a deep pride in quality craftsmanship that delights users.
Writing and maintaining related documentation.
Experience within Canadian financial institutions a benefit
Education and other requirements
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent work experience