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Web Developer, Scotia Digital (Vancouver)

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
5 days ago
Requisition ID: 162896

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

The Global Marketing Technology (GMT) team within Scotia Digital Engineering is responsible for building, managing, and transforming digital marketing IT capabilities for Scotiabank. As the IT partner for digital marketing and eCommerce at Scotiabank, we equip our business partners with innovative and leading-edge digital technologies to perform creative marketing and advertising online. The most visible part of our portfolio is, the primary website for Scotiabank that serves millions of customers every day. Our mission is to build an eCommerce platform for financial services that offers the best-in-class customer experience.
Global Marketing Technology team is seeking an experienced React.js Front-end Application Developer to help us build new and evolve existing customer-facing capabilities and experiences on You will work within a fast-paced high-performance agile team focused on architecting, designing, and developing internet-scale customer-facing web applications within the domain.

Is this role right for you?
  • Plan, design, develop, unit test and deploy product features following Scotia Digital standards and methodologies.
  • Work with Delivery Leads and BSA's to articulate efforts and compile estimates for projects & user stories.
  • Create and maintain up-to-date detailed technical design documents.
  • Establish good software engineering practices and habits to maintain a high standard of software quality within the team.
  • Support for quality assurance testing efforts and defect resolution.
  • Level 4 support responsibilities for applications within portfolio.

Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed in this role?
  • 3+ years hands-on experience developing and supporting customer facing production applications using technologies & standards such as but not limited to React.js, JavaScript/TypeScript, Node.js, Java Servlets, REST APIs, HTML5, CSS3, WCAG 2.1, responsive designs, and single page application (SPA).
  • 3+ years hands-on experience developing and supporting high-availability customer facing applications deployed as containers on public clouds such as Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform.
  • 3+ years working experience on a SCRUM/agile team as a software developer.
  • Hands-on experience with web application performance optimization tools to provide recommendations for website improvements is an asset
  • Hands-on experience developing user interface components in a CMS (Adobe Experience Manager, Drupal, SDL-Tridion, WordPress) is preferred but not required.
  • Good understanding of micro-frontend & micro-services software design patterns is preferred but not required.
  • Bachelor or higher degree of education.

What's in it for you?
  • We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity and curiosity and celebrates success!
  • We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create meaningful customer experiences.
  • You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world.
  • We hire you for your talent - not just a job - so you can grow with us. We'll equip you for success not only in your role, but also in your career as a whole.
  • Dress codes don't apply here: being comfortable does.
  • Our work from home social channel offers weekly virtual yoga, social events, learning opportunities, and contests to share current experiences & promote wellbeing in our new remote environment.
  • Access to thousands of online and in-person courses so you can hone your current skills, or learn new ones.
  • A competitive rewards package that includes a base salary, a performance bonus, company matching programs on pension and profit sharing, paid vacation, personal & sick days, medical, vision, and dental benefits that start from day one and much more!
  • Free shuttle service to and from Union Station, onsite subsidized cafeteria with a chef, and an onsite fitness center*

*Some of our perks & onsite offerings will be offline as we continue to monitor federal and provincial regulations around COVID-19.

Working conditions: Hybrid/Remote


Location(s): Canada : British Columbia : Vancouver || 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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