Requisition ID: 132236
Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.
The Technical Lead SRE is a key position in the Global Wholesale, Wealth, and Risk Technology - Derivatives team, responsible for servicing Global Capital Markets worldwide and delivering system solutions for the derivatives trading platform. The role carries responsibility for the design, architecture and final delivery of the solution with an emphasis on system scalability, availability and pragmatism. Hands-on coding is expected - active contribution to the code base as well as code reviews and walkthroughs. Must have proven leadership, interpersonal / communication and negotiation skills in order to build consensus and obtain cooperation from both stakeholder groups, and other technology departments.
As a Technical Lead, you will:
Be responsible for the effective analysis, design, development, and delivery of high availability & reliability applications which utilized different technology stacks (including Python, Java, Kafka, NoSQL, Kubernetes etc.).
Work with team of engineers for development, deployment and monitoring of derivatives trading and derivatives valuation applications
Work with diverse set of technologies to implement new systems, or enhancements of existing implementations, and ensure sound integration with surrounding components from end to end operational perspective.
Understand the existing purpose of the application and a how the end user is putting the service to use. Design sound solutions that meet the enhanced and new business needs.
Ensure that delivery meets the integrity, quality, performance and reliability requirements by building automated testing and regression suites and use of DevOps principles.
Coordinate infrastructure needs for requisitioning Cloud based infrastructure, databases and assist actively with documentational requirements covering architecture, security and operational readiness.
The qualifications that we are looking for in a lead are:
Experience in Key skills – Linux, K8S, Docker, GitOps, Ansible, Python, Azure
Have a minimum of 10 years’ experience in developing, deploying and maintaining large scale applications with complex integration and have cloud-based deployment experience.
Minimum 2 years of this experience must be in fully automating analytics deployment process and working with CI/CD tools.
Have strong leadership skills, hands-on technical experience, and a can-do approach towards environment automation / management and continuous improvement for efficiency and cost effectiveness.
1-2 years’ experience working with Kubernetes and Helm Charts in production environments
Monitor tools such as TICK stack, Prometheus, ELK stack
Prior knowledge and experience in securing data both in transit and at rest (data encryption, PKI, TLS, HTTPS).
Strong experience as a DevOps Engineer in a 24x7 uptime environment, including automation experience with configuration management tools.
Excellent communication skills are essential
Analyze and resolve complex infrastructure and application deployment issues.
Knowledge of best practices and IT operations in an always-up, always available service and Linux system administration.
Proficient with source code versioning tools (Git) and build tools (Gradle). Strong organizational skills, excellent problem-solving, communication, and collaboration skills
Experience with No-SQL databases, Microsoft Azure cloud platform
Flexible to adapt to a dynamic environment, make quick and sound decisions under pressure.
Nice to have
Market risk or financial risk experience
Knowledge of Capital markets and financial instruments
Experience with derivative products (IR, Credit, and Equity) and foreign exchange
Location(s): 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. 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.