Requisition ID: 100900
Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.
Scotiabank’s Global Technology Services (GTS) - Canadian Network Services mandate is to focus on delivering a voice and data network that is highly available, resilient, and enables Scotiabank businesses to operate globally without barriers, under the banner of “One Network, One Bank.” This includes the delivery of solutions that are cost effective, meet business needs, can scale seamlessly, and are secure.
As the Canadian Network Services arm, there is a primary focus on providing end to end connectivity and solutioning for our Canadian Bank technology and business partners servicing data centre, campus and remote branches.
You will play a critical part in the design, deployment, and operation of Scotiabank’s enterprise infrastructure services as it pertains to Voice & Network technologies. You will work with technical and business subject matter experts on small to medium and some large, technically complex, and moderately risky projects to ensure proposed solutions meet the requirements of the business and to design infrastructure that is in line with Bank and divisional standards, best practices, roadmaps and sustained support structures while meeting business goals and considering technology trends.
When required, non-standard office working hours for scheduled implementations or while on rotational on-call support. Limited travel within the Greater Toronto Area, and Canada may be required.
Is this role right for you?
You are eager to work with leading edge technologies to incorporate complex network solutions, as well as work with other technology teams to contribute to an overall solution.
You thrive on being hands-on during mid to complex project deployments into production. This will include the support of assigned systems by acting as an internal consultant on assigned infrastructure and providing suggestions for viable solutions to systems problems of high complexity.
You want to be challenged with complex problem solving in time sensitive situations to reduce system downtime and customer impact.
You understand how the Bank’s risk appetite and risk culture should be considered in day-to-day activities and decisions.
You are highly interested in working with network technologies and solutions specifically but not limited to LAN/WAN/Wi-Fi, gateways, load balancing, WAN optimization, software defined network, firewall and security infrastructure design and the hardware technologies associated within each.
Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?
You have strong communication (verbal/written) and good interpersonal skills to build relationships with internal and external business partners and vendors.
You have at least 5+ years of hands-on technical working experience in supporting, deploying and interconnecting various network technologies like LAN/WAN, WiFi & Firewalls in enterprise environments.
You have at least 3+ years of hands-on technical working experience with various networking technologies like Cisco and/or Fortinet and/or F5 and/or Infoblox at an enterprise level capacity.
You can demonstrate hands on technical working experience with mid to large scale enterprise Wi-Fi networks
You have at least 3+ years of technical working knowledge of VPN technologies.
You possess superior problem solving and decision-making skills to resolve work issues with the ability to work under pressure in a dynamic environment.
You possess a strong core foundation experience in fundamental network technologies and protocols such as TCP/IP, routing, switching, load balancing, firewall rule configurations, and network security fundamentals.
Post-secondary education in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Networking Technology or related field.
Cisco certifications (CCNA/CCNP/CCIE) are an asset.
What's in it for you?
While our focus is on finding someone to strengthen our team’s technical bench focusing on WAN, Wi-Fi, VPN and branch technologies, we’re part of a global team with a mandate covering the entire network. As a team we can explore and work with an extensive variety of network technologies. You will enhance your IT prowess and skills performing at this role and there are no limits to the advancement of one’s learning. New tech is always emerging, and the Bank is at the forefront of deploying them.
You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world.
We foster an environment of innovation and continuous learning.
We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
We care about our people, allowing them to design how they work to deliver amazing results.
We offer a competitive total rewards package, including a performance bonus, company matching programs (pension & Employee Share Ownership), generous vacation; health/medical/wellness benefits; employee banking privileges.
Location(s): Toronto || Canada : Ontario : Scarborough || Canada : Ontario : Toronto
Scotiabank is a leading bank in the Americas. Guided by our purpose: "for every future", we help our customers, their families and their communities achieve success through a broad range of advice, products and services, including personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking, and capital markets.
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.