Senior IT Engineering Specialist

  • Location: Toronto, Ontario
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #966

We are screening resumes and interviewing candidates for upcoming opportunities in a future. If you are an active or passive job seeker, we'd love to hear from you!

About our client:

One of Canada’s largest banks, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization, our client is one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis.

Why do you want to work here?

  • Progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. 
  • A dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing working environment. Opportunities to do challenging work
  • Opportunities to build close relationships with various stakeholders
  • Access to a variety of job opportunities across business and geographies

Duties and responsibilities:


  • Own and validate blueprints and design artifacts which correlate to domain of expertise
  • Partner with Architecture and validates solution architecture 
  • Define solution design and services


  • Direct design, build, and transition activities; own platform or service definition
  • Direct and validate design artifacts, owns portions of enterprise strategy via validation and research exercises
  • Deliver releases and self-organize and self-motivate to achieve directed outcomes
  • Own platform specification and design
  • Deliver specifications for solutions and services artifacts; direct team or individual contributor activity to deliver solutions and services

Planning and Assessment

  • Prioritize, drive, and validate strategies and roadmaps for global datacentre and cloud services, platforms, and technologies; produce presentation material suitable for VP-level consumption
  • Decision-maker for release direction and output definition from Planning and Assessment process
  • Author solutions and services artifacts and initiate ideation, strategy, and future design.
  • Own and drive outcomes from ideation process


  • Oversee Engineering Team on handover exercises


  • Own very-high-complexity L2 escalations


  • Contribute to definition of standard engineering process and drive consistency and coaching within the process 
  • Demonstrate knowledge and authority for multiple technology domains; drive platform and service definitions

Education, certification and designation requirements Required:
• B.CS or B.ENG
• CCIE or M.Eng/M.CS
• F5-CTS
• Python 2.X/3.X Preferred:
• B.CS or B.ENG
• CCIE or M.Eng/M.CS
• F5-CTS,X
• Virtualization Certification 
• Python 2.X/3.X

Please apply with the word format of your updated resume.