Logo of Huzzle

Technical Specialist Advisory, Market Risk



15d ago

  • Job
    Mid Level
  • Banking & Finance
  • Toronto


  • Minimum Qualifications:
  • Experience working across multiple teams and functions to ensure alignment.
  • 3+ years practical experience in capital markets.
  • Minimum 3 years’ working knowledge of databases such as SQL Server, with ability to create and run queries independently.
  • Experience working with all phases of SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle).
  • Proficient with Unix Tools, shell scripting (Bash, Perl, Python, etc.), SQL queries, PL/SQL, and SQL Loader - or equivalent
  • Ability to adapt quickly to new processes and standards, with a strong commitment to providing exceptional customer service.
  • Proven ability to translate business requirements into technical specifications and deliver working results.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and communication skills.
  • A recognized undergraduate degree or diploma in business administration, computer science or related field required.
  • Excellent working experience of Microsoft suite of products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project).
  • Preferred Qualifications:
  • An understanding of the Bank’s application system and software from a business/technical viewpoint is required to assess the impact of development and/or changes to the overall data processing environment).
  • Experience managing projects that span change in front, middle or back-office systems and teams.
  • Experience with but not limited to PL/SQL, SQL Loader, UNIX Tools, shell scripting (Bash, Perl, Python), JAVA, XML, HTML, is an asset.


  • As part of the role, you’ll
  • Demonstrate an informed knowledge of business functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities.
  • Ensure business specifications/requirements documentation is accurately prepared and comprehensive to support sizing/development efforts and as input to various project documentation.
  • Develop and deliver Business Requirements Documents, Design Documents, Use Cases, and Process Models as required.
  • Participate in the development of detailed project plans, the monitoring of progress against planned objectives, the financial review, and securing consensus and co-operation from users and senior management.
  • Work closely across GBME technology teams during all stages of the system development life cycle and bridge the gap between business and technology sides of the solution.
  • Liaising between the business community and the IT organization to provide technical solutions that meet user needs.
  • Build relationships and communicate effectively with colleagues in Global regions.
  • Support production issues and handle escalations during Release cycles as needed.
  • Perform ad hoc work as needed


Mission & Purpose

Welcome to Scotiabank. We serve thousands of customers, families, and communities across the globe, helping them achieve success through advice, products, and services. Follow for news, insights, thought leadership and more.

Culture & Values

  • Respect

    Everyone is always treated with dignity; diverse backgrounds and experiences are what make us better as a whole.

  • Integrity

    Acting honorably comes first – earning the trust of our customers (and each other) is what matters most.

  • Passion

    We’re enthusiastic about what we do, and want you to feel the same way. Imagine coming in to work, and actually feeling excited to learn!

  • Accountability

    We commit, we take action, and most importantly, we take responsibility for those actions. It’s just the right thing to do.