Requisition ID: 94701

Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.

Velocity Tech Program – Product Management Summer 2021

4-Month Internship (May-August 2021)

WORK TERM: 4-month Summer 2021 term (May – August)

What Can I Expect from the Velocity Technology Program?

This is not your average internship or co-op! This is a customized experience that focuses on providing you with the development and tools you need to grow your career. In Velocity you will gain exposure to both business and technology by having a customized plan for your next internship or co-op. Yes, you read that correctly. After successfully completing your first co-op or internship, we will work with you to establish a learning and mentorship plan which also outlines your future placements. As a result, you will get to learn, grow and experiment within different parts of our technology ecosystem.

  1. Product management

You will…

  • Work with business leaders to promote data driven decision making
  • Be a culture champion pivotal in driving culture change at all levels
  • Enable our business to run effectively
  • Experiment & learn!

You Are?

You are an undergraduate student that gets excited by continuous integration and deployment. You have a passion for innovation and spend your free time problem solving and tinkering with new technologies. You thrive in a fast paced ever changing environment and need to be a part of something BIG. You love to learn and envision yourself working for an international organization that heavily invests in your future.

Throughout your undergrad, you have acquired basic knowledge in the software development life cycle, object-oriented programming, and database programming. You consider yourself an influencer that can translate business objectives into technical priorities. You are logical, and familiar with various development tools. You love being involved in extracurricular activities such as hackathons or tech conferences. You are not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get things done!

You have basic knowledge in…

  • Drawing conclusions and provide actionable insights to encourage data -driven decision making
  • Managing multiple stakeholders and projects
  • Experience using Visio or other project management software
  • Making sense of data, and creating reports and communicating KPI’s to those who don’t speak tech
  • Using data to rationalize decisions and love making recommendations to drive business decisions
  • Managing a project, and ensuring deliverables are made

How do I apply?

For students, we believe in evaluating you through relationships over resumes, and are focused on learning about who you are and what you’re interested in to uncover your true potential. In short, we don’t believe resumes will provide us with an accurate depiction of what you’re truly about in order to properly assess your potential. Instead, we want to get to know you and hear about the experiences that have shaped you. We know… this might sound crazy but we do not want you to submit your resume. Instead, we ask that as part of your application, you complete the below:

  1. Complete your PLUM profile: Here
  2. Complete a short one-way video interview: Here
  3. Apply to the role through out career site.
  4. Upload a PDF of your PLUM profile and any Githubs or Websites

We welcome all applications, but can only respond to candidates selected for an interview. Scotiabank is committed to providing an inclusive and accessible candidate experience. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to meet your needs.

**In order to be considered for the program you must submit your PLUM Assessment and Video Interview by no later than January 31st. **

Location(s): Canada : Ontario : Toronto

As Canada’s International Bank, we are a leader when it comes to inclusion. We are a diverse and global team, speaking more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. 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. Candidates selected for an interview will be contacted directly. If you require accommodation during the recruitment and selection process, please let us know. We will work with you to provide as seamless a recruitment experience as possible.

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