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BMO Financial Group Developer Specialist - CyberArk in Toronto, Ontario


This is a full time,permanent role located at 250 Yonge Street (Yonge/Queen) downtownToronto. The Developer Specialist - CyberArk will be responsible for thefollowing:

Writes, configures, andintegrates code to create the software that runs the company.

Core: Understands that the success of adeveloper is to understand the core business processes of the business unit andbusiness requirements as well as the architecture patterns and technologystrategy (e.g., transformation, smart core, dev ops). Conceive and writedetailed software implementations/code while ensuring that theircode/configurations adhere to the security, logging, error handling, andperformance standards and non-functional requirements. Writes, configures, andintegrates code to create the software that aligns with architecture patternsand technology strategy.

System Engineering: Understands the implications of variouscomponents (including technology strategy & architecture) to the overalldesign of a program, system, or eco-system. Evaluates new technologiesfor fit with the program/system/eco-system and the associated upstream anddownstream impacts on process, data, risk (e.g., security).

Testing/ QualityAssurance: Works toward theobjective of defect free software. Ensures that systems functionally meetrequirements, align with architecture and promote the development of commonassets.

Production Support:Supports the resolution of production issues and problems. Make recommendationsto improve BMO processes & systems.

Education: ComputerScience or Information Systems.

Background: Knowledge ofa wide array of coding languages (e.g. COBOL, C, C#, C , JAVA, …). In-depth Knowledge of Software Delivery Lifecycle (SDLC).

Key Accountabilities:

  • Assists and configure of new use-cases/components and enhancements of existing solutions of CyberArk at BMO to support the Identity and Access Management agenda.

  • Convert business requirements into working product using Record Permissions, Data-Feeds, Calculated fields, Data Driven Events

  • Configure custom reports, scheduled reports and dashboards

  • Support various environments and deployments using waterfall and agile approach

  • Upgrade CyberArk platform periodically to address any bugs, patches or vulnerabilities identified

  • Troubleshooting issues and find root cause with in CyberArk platform, or identify server and network related issues****

  • Partner, communicate, and negotiate to gather business and customer requirements and communicate effectively within and outside of technology

  • Interact with key business & technology stakeholders to define, analyze, and deliver requirements that reflect the needs of both the business and end-customers

  • Develop an understanding of organizational complexity to interact and engage with the appropriate matrix areas for the construction and delivery of the solution

  • Decompose business requirements and translate them into detailed design specifications and code

  • Assess the costs and benefits for different solutions and recommend/ decide on appropriate designs

  • Independently complete root-cause analysis, design solutions, write code, perform testing, provide documentation, and implement projects or major components of large projects

  • Devise new algorithms and data structures for target environment and platform attributes in alignment with architectural patterns

  • Design solutions, write code, perform unit testing, develop appropriate artefacts / documentation, and facilitate final delivery

  • Build solutions that are supportable, scalable and achieve our aspiration of common assets, use the enterprise monitoring/logging and require minimal to zero maintenance

  • Support production issues, including Independently complete root-cause analysis and diagnosis

  • Recommend or automate approaches to streamline and integrate technological processes and/or systems to improve operational efficiency and effectiveness

  • Promote adherence to standards and the common way (Software Development Life Cycle)

  • Support the management of specific project deliverables & outcomes, including managing small projects to completion, as required to deliver business objectives

  • Leadership

  • Identifies opportunities to strengthen the capability of the technology organization at BMO, such as: sharing expertise to promote technical development, mentoring employees, building communities of practice and networks across technology.

  • Stays abreast of industry technical and business trends through participation in professional associations, practice communities & individual learning.


Core Knowledge:

  • Generally 4-7 years of work experience in IT or business environment and/or BS/BA or MBA/MS in computer science, engineering, information systems, math or business

  • 4 - 7 years of CyberArk experience

  • Minimum 2 years of Infosec experience

  • Strong preference for candidates with a software development or scripting background

  • Knowledge of software development practices, concepts, and technology obtained through formal training and/or work experience.

  • Knowledge of required programming languages and can code with little oversight

  • Understands core business processes and business requirements as well as the architecture patterns and technology strategy (e.g., transformation, smart core, dev ops)

  • Understands the implications of various components (including technology strategy & architecture) to the overall design of a program, system, or eco-system

  • Knowledge of technical/business environment and processes

  • Understands functional aspects and technical behavior of the underlying operating system, development environment, and deployment practices

  • Have facility with and understanding of the ecosystem that code operates in

We’re here to help

At BMO we have a shared purpose; weput the customer at the centre of everything we do – helping people is in ourDNA. For 200 years we have thought about the future—the future of ourcustomers, our communities and our people. We help our customers and ourcommunities by working together, innovating and pushing boundaries to bringthem our very best every day. Together we’re changing the way people thinkabout a bank.

As a member of the BMO team you arevalued, respected and heard, and you have more ways to grow and make an impact.We strive to help you make an impact from day one – for yourself and ourcustomers. We’ll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach newmilestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training andcoaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we’ll help yougain valuable experience, and broaden your skillset.

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BMO is committed to an inclusive,equitable and accessible workplace. By learning from each other’s differences,we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. Accommodations areavailable on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selectionprocess. To request accommodation, please contact your recruiter.

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