Requisition ID: 84065
At Scotiabank Digital Factory, the reach and opportunity of a global organization meets the passion and drive of a startup. Reinvention starts here—and it starts with you.
We believe that the pathway to success is paved with user feedback, so we’re constantly asking our customers how they want to bank. When we find an opportunity to make things people will love, we assemble teams of specialists to collaborate in Digital Factories in Canada, Chile, Mexico, Peru, and Colombia. We work fast, and we work smart. Join us to create meaningful experiences and build the bank of tomorrow for our customers around the world.
If you’d like to learn more about the Digital Factory workspace, our Digital Banking career opportunities, Communities of Practice, and open source projects, check out our microsite: https://digitalfactory.scotiabank.com/
As a Product Designer, you are someone who will take full ownership of features to be implemented on the Scotiabank app and be able to do some future concept work. You will communicate design decisions with different stakeholders (developers, business, designers, etc.)
Is this role right for you?
You will influence the design decisions for digital experiences that touch millions of users every day.
Identify opportunities where to push the boundaries in our project, thinking from a modular perspective with the future always in mind.
Have a collaborative approach to design.
You have a understanding of our users’ motivations and needs, always be on the side of informed intuition. Leveraging rigorous design research and usability principles as well as your intuitive design sense.
You will need to provide detailed specifications for developers.
Drive customer testing and incorporate customer research and insights.
You will demonstrate leadership by acting as design owner within your scrum through the conception, build and release of software features.
You will synthesize research outcomes into viable product experiences.
Exercise a high level of technical acuity with a thorough understanding of front-end technologies and will factor it into your work limitations and constraints knowing when to push boundaries.
Advocate for accessible design principles and implementation.
Do you have the skills that will enable you to succeed?
A minimum of 2 + years of experience designing responsive web and/or native mobile software applications.
Masters or Bachelor Degree in Human Factors, HCI, Design or related fields (or equivalent work experience).
Ability to communicate using rapid visual design techniques.
A demonstrable portfolio of work (professional and personal) which showcases the projects you have worked on and includes examples of your story-telling skills, from low-fidelity sketches through to detailed designs.
Mastery of Sketch and/or Adobe Creative Suite, along with proficiency in prototyping software (Invision, Figma, Proto.io, etc.)
A positive and resilient personality. You must be able to embrace feedback and have a desire for continuous iteration and improvement.
Comfortable working in a self-guided manner.
Ability to plot and map a user journey from product discovery through enrollment, down multiple engagement routes and through to journey completion.
Ability to work within a brand and style toolkit with a desire to push existing standards to the next level.
What's in it for you?
We have an inclusive and collaborative working environment that encourages creativity, curiosity, and celebrates success!
We provide you with the tools and technology needed to create beautiful customer experiences
You'll get to work with and learn from diverse industry leaders, who have hailed from top technology companies around the world
Dress codes don't apply here, being comfortable does
Free shuttle service to and from Union station, which means more money in your pocket
Onsite subsidized cafeteria with a chef, so you can snack all day, every day
Onsite fitness center, so you can feel your best
This isn't your typical "corporate" job. We work hard and we have fun!
Access to thousands of online and in person courses so you can brush up on skills, or learn new ones
Career progression opportunities. We hire you for your talent and not just for the job. We want to see you succeed not just in your role but in your career as a whole
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!
Location(s): Canada : Ontario : Swastika
As Canada's International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. Our employees are committed to a superior customer experience and use the Bank’s six guiding sales practice principles to ensure they act with honesty and integrity.
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.