Scotiabank Murex Business Systems Analyst ( Capital Markets Commodities) in Toronto, Ontario

Murex Business Systems Analyst ( Capital Markets Commodities)

Requisition ID: 45962

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

The purpose of this job is to build and support technology applications to support Capital Markets - Commodities business.

Key accountabilities

  • Participate in the development and support of cost effective and efficient applications or prototypes of low to medium complexity according to standards to meet the demands of the high availability, complex, on-line transaction processing environment.

  • This involves participating in the system design, developing the required programs, performing unit testing and participating in the integrated system tests.

  • Provide support to assigned applications by identifying, evaluating and resolving problems of low to medium complexity and escalating to management as per documented procedures.

  • The incumbent is required to carry a pager to provide timely user support.

  • Participate in the implementation of new systems or enhancements by running required conversion programs, performing shakedown testing of the production environments, coordinate Release management, incident management.

  • Coordinating with internal and external stakeholders (e.g. Compliance, Trade Repositories and Technology to ensure teams leverage best practices and develop processes to ensure Operations is in alignment.

  • Keep current on rapidly changing technological trends, self-teach new technologies and maintain a strategic understanding of the market trends.


  • 4+ years as a Business Systems Analyst is a must have

Technical Skills

  • Capital Markets (and /or) Murex knowledge

  • SQL (Databases: Oracle/Sybase)


  • UNIX Shell Scripting is highly desired

  • Exposure to production support environment - highly desirable

  • JIRA / Confluence knowledge is an asset

  • Exposure to DevOps, Agile is an asset

  • Knowledge of Job Schedulers Sysadmiral /AutoSys - is an asset

Soft Skills

  • Eager to learn and make recommendation and take a consultative approach

  • Possess excellent communication skills

  • Excellent problem solving, organizational & analytical skills

  • Takes responsibility and work independently and let be able to guide and support the junior

Education/ Designations

  • Bachelor's in Business Administration (or) Engineering disciplines

  • CCBA or CBAP certifications are preferred

  • CSC or CFA certifications preferred

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.