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  1. "Sr.QA Anlayst"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Senior QA Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Current Contractor - Senior QA Analyst in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Scotiabank as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    There is no 2 year limit on contracts like other banks do.
    Opportunities for learning.

    Cons

    There is no work-life balance. Work from home option even in emergency situations is not considered.


  2. "Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    It's a great company to work for. Great work life balance , value and culture.

    Cons

    The salary is not great, in comparison to the other big 5 banks in Canada. Compensation not competitive

  3. "Manager"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, work life balance

    Cons

    Salary not competitive enough to others


  4. "Manager"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    - employee benefits are increasing these years, DB pension for those entered bank before 2016;
    - work life balance depends on your boss, but overall is okay;
    - some smart teammates
    - opportunities to learn something new - again, depending on your boss.

    Cons

    - old tech;
    - middle management is stubborn, need to look at what other banks do;
    - lack of transparent communication.


  5. "Great place to work at Peru"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Planning Manager in Lima, Lima Region (Peru)
    Current Employee - Planning Manager in Lima, Lima Region (Peru)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work and great work/life balance.

    Cons

    I would rather not say.


  6. "Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    Opportunities for advancement, competitive benefits

    Cons

    Micromanaging, work life balance isn’t valued


  7. "Co-op Analyst"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern
    Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

    I worked at Scotiabank as an intern

    Pros

    Good work-life balance, good environment, lots of learning opportunities

    Cons

    low salary in dt for interns

  8. "Employee Representative Consultant"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank as a contractor

    Pros

    Good Learning, give good platform to learn

    Cons

    no work life balance, doesnt pay well


  9. "Service Advisor"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good entry job for fresh graduate or new immigrant

    Cons

    Pay is not great
    Work life balance is a poor

    Advice to Management

    Pay upgrade from minimum wage .....we a very important to the Brand


  10. "Senior Credit Risk Manager"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Scotiabank full-time

    Pros

    -good work life balance although hectic at times
    -large organization with lots of opportunities to move around and learn something new

    Cons

    -sometimes direct supervisors don't communicate things properly
    -small fish in a big pond feeling depending on your department