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BMO Financial Group Software Development Manager in Toronto, Ontario


100 King Street West

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The Commercial Client Portal team is part of BMO’s Technology team. We have been on a journey to develop a digital product that wow clients in the onboarding and credit lifecycle stages. We have built a solid foundation over the last few years to enable the business through the digitization journey. Over the next few years, we will accelerate to further build out digital features that will delight clients and improve operational efficiency.

We pride ourselves in our ability to reinvent ourselves yet stay grounded, to think big yet be hands on, to work very hard but also have fun along the way.

The team has an exciting opportunity for a Senior Technology Officer to lead this highly skilled and passionate team. If you are a passionate leader with hands on experience developing state-of-the-art digital products, we look forward to hearing from you. This is a highly visible role with key initiatives to deliver; bias toward action is required to be successful in this role.


  • Manage a team of 20+ business analysts, developers and UX designers to deliver technology projects on time and on budget. Resources are distributed across Toronto and near shore / offshore.

  • Set overall direction and priorities for the team, ensure deliverables are of high quality.

  • Partner with cross-functional business stakeholders to develop requirements and designs with the team, taking projects all the way to implementation.

  • Ensure detail plans are in place for execution.

  • End to end responsibility of the technology, include both projects and production support for mission critical systems.

Must Haves

  • Drive and determination to reimagine legacy systems or manual processes into user friendly digital functions

  • Experience leading teams to develop digital products using agile and traditional methods

  • 8+ year solid background as architect, business analyst, developer, or tester

  • Ability to influence without authority; this role deals with a variety of business stakeholders and a complex technology ecosystem

  • Hands on experience with modern web and mobile technologies (e.g. Angular, cloud)

Nice to Haves

  • Experience working in banks

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At BMO we are driven by a shared Purpose: Boldly Grow the Good in business and life. It calls on us to create lasting, positive change for our customers, our communities and our people. By working together, innovating and pushing boundaries, we transform lives and businesses, and power economic growth around the world.

As a member of the BMO team you are valued, 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 our customers. We’ll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach new milestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training and coaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we’ll help you gain 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 are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. To request accommodation, please contact your recruiter.

BMO Financial GroupServing customers for 200 years and counting, BMO is a highly diversified financial services provider – the 8th largest bank, by assets, in North America. With total assets of $728 billion as of October 31, 2018, and a team of diverse and highly engaged employees, BMO provides a broad range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to more than 12 million customers and conducts business through three operating groups: Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Wealth Management and BMO Capital Markets.We serve Canadian clients through BMO Bank of Montreal®, our personal and commercial banking business, BMO Nesbitt Burns®*, one of Canada's leading wealth management firms, and BMO Capital Markets™, our North American investment and corporate banking division.In the United States, clients are served through BMO Harris Bank, a major U.S. Midwest personal and commercial bank, and BMO Private Bank, with wealth management offices across the United States, as well as BMO Capital Markets™, our North American investment and corporate banking division.We help our customers make money make sense by delivering the broadest range of financial services through a single point of contact. Our financial service professionals provide access to any services our customers require across the entire enterprise.