Solution Architect - Data Analytics Technology Job in Toronto for Scotiabank |

Solution Architect - Data Analytics Technology

September 3 2021
Industries Bank, Insurance, Financial services
Categories Data analyst, BI, Mining, AI, Data Business Analyst, Information Technology, Project Management, Business Analysis, Systems architect, Design
Toronto, ON

Requisition ID: 109513

Join a purpose driven winning team, committed to results, in an inclusive and high-performing culture.

In partnership with the Customer Insights Data and Analytics teams and our IT partners the Data and Analytics Technology team supports the banks Data and Analytics needs with tooling, projects and IT operational support.

The Role

The Solutions Architect role will be supporting the Platform architectural design, will be involved in or fully own the preparation of Security Design Documents (SDD), Threat Risk Assessments (TRA), request for proposals (RFP)s, Proof of Concept (POC) for a variety of cross cutting business concerns and their presentation/defense to all internal/external entities involved in the solution.

Some of the key accountabilities include:

  • Architect cutting edge data and analytics solutions employing the industry best practices and embedding security on every level.
  • Participate in evaluation of new tools, vendors.
  • Design tools to diagnose and fix complex distributed systems handling petabytes of data & drive opportunities to automate infrastructure deployments, and observability of data services.
  • Troubleshoot, system capacity, bottlenecks, basics of memory, CPU, kernel, and storage.
  • Test, monitor, administer, optimize and operate multiple big data clusters on premise and/or in cloud.
  • Investigate emerging technologies in big data space that relate to our needs and implement those technologies.
  • Documents and maintains operational procedures and processes.
  • Maintains effectiveness of data management processes to be complied with bank's policies and standards.
  • Proficiency in banks change control processes and the application of those.

What You Will Bring to Succeed

  • Proven experience in technical leadership, solution architecture role with specific experience in distributed system design, data engineering, microservices architectures, serverless architectures.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in delivering solutions in the public cloud specifically Azure and/or GCP.
  • Expert level knowledge of Docker and Kubernetes.
  • Deep knowledge of meta data management principles and experience implementing those.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in security designs in accordance with ISO27001, SOC2.
  • Proven ability to influence beyond area of chain of command.
  • Team player with exceptional communication skills (verbal and written).
  • Committed to see tasks through to completion.
  • Bachelor's degree or better in Computer Science or Engineering.



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. 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.

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