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TD Bank Software Engineer III (SQL Developer) in 310-320 Front Street West Corporate, Canada

Work Location:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada



Line of Business:

Technology Solutions

Pay Details:

We’re committed to providing fair and equitable compensation to all our colleagues. As a candidate, we encourage you to have an open dialogue with a member of our HR Team and ask compensation related questions, including pay details for this role.

Job Description:


  • Execute on Engineering strategy as it relates to the introduction of tools and the automation of build, test, release and configure activities across Application, Platform and Infrastructure

  • Lead the creation of solution options and ultimately a comprehensive end-to-end solution and coordinate relevant stakeholders, as required to support development initiatives; following a "build it, break it, fix it mentality".

  • Responsible for developing and documenting detailed solution design and act as an application SME through the design and development lifecycle ensuring alignment with Architecture

  • Accountable for complex applications/systems development, programming /coding

  • Develop functional, technical and user interface designs for an application / system that meets the defined requirements (business, enterprise architecture direction, system performance and development standards)

  • Consult on development of requirements and specifications and apply functional knowledge of business functions to design optimal software / systems

  • Review technical deliverables throughout detailed design and development phase to ensure quality adherence and identify gaps or redesign requirements as needed

  • Identify, recommend, source, negotiate and implement improvements/ solutions (buy/build/reuse) to enhance customer experience, availability, and/or reduce cost in support of client needs

  • Work with Technology partners to define metrics and performance goals for the application

  • Identify and address application and data issues and cross-capability and cross-release issues that affect application integrity

  • Research/analyze business requirements to evaluate and recommend optimal solutions within business technology architecture; collect environment requirements for infrastructure implementation by analyzing the current system environment, using technical tools and utilities

  • Work with Architects to ensure that environment modifications interact appropriately, data conversion impacts are considered, and other areas of impact are addressed and meet performance requirements of the project

  • Contribute to the advancement of the TD engineering practice through strong collaboration, research, analytic, and problem-solving skills


  • Adhere to enterprise frameworks or methodologies that relate to software engineering activities

  • Ensure respective programs/ policies/practices are well managed, meets business needs, complies with internal and external requirements, and aligns with business priorities

  • Collaboratively engage with relevant stakeholders at all levels, both internal and external, to shift from finding defects to proactively preventing defects

  • Actively seek and support continuous improvement and automation opportunities within the engineering practice

  • Conduct meaningful analysis at the functional or enterprise level using results to draw conclusions, make recommendations, assess the effectiveness of programs/ policies/ practices

  • Identify opportunities to minimize cost, provide recommendations and/or deliver corresponding strategic solutions to support cost effectiveness and to enhance stakeholder experience

  • Conduct code reviews to ensure adherence to quality, standards compliance, reusability and ease of maintenance, Operational Readiness Reviews, and supporting gating and review sign-offs for solution design

  • Monitor service, productivity and assess efficiency levels within own function and implement continuous process / performance improvements where opportunities exists

  • Lead / facilitate and/or implement actions / remediation plans to address performance / risk /governance issues

  • Actively manage relationships within and across various business lines, corporate and/or control functions and ensure alignment with enterprise and/or regulatory requirements

  • Protect the interests of the organization – identify and manage risks, and escalate non-standard, high risk activities as necessary

  • Keep abreast of emerging issues, trends, and evolving regulatory requirements and assess potential impacts

  • Maintain a culture of risk management and control, supported by effective processes in alignment with risk appetite


  • Participate fully as a member of the team, support a positive work environment that promotes service to the business, quality, innovation and teamwork and ensure timely communication of issues/ points of interest

  • Provide thought leadership and/ or industry knowledge for quality engineering best practices and participate in knowledge transfer within the team and business unit

  • Keep current on emerging trends/ developments and grow knowledge of the business, related tools and techniques

  • Participate in personal performance management and development activities, including cross training within own team

  • Keep others informed and up-to-date about the status / progress of projects and / or all relevant or useful information related to day-to-day activities

  • Actively mentors and enables team members by sharing knowledge and leveraging engineering best practices.

  • Supports the team by providing guidance and proactively identifying and resolving issues

  • Lead, motivate and develop relationships with internal and external business partners / stakeholders to develop productive working relationships.

  • Contribute to a fair, positive and equitable environment that supports a diverse workforce

  • Act as a brand ambassador for your business area/function and the bank, both internally and/or externally


  • Expert knowledge of the business, the broader organization, technical environment, processes, procedures, tools and other relevant technology areas (e.g. Architecture, Infrastructure, Security etc.) from a design / support / solutions perspective

  • Primary subject matter expert in multiple areas and consults with clients/or project teams with respect to all aspects of research, analysis, design, hardware / software support

  • Expert knowledge of specific domain or range of engineering frameworks, technology, tools, processes and procedures, as well as organization issues

  • Works independently and/or autonomously as a senior/ lead on a diverse range of tasks / operational support of solutions

  • Generally reports to a Practice Lead


  • Undergraduate degree, Post Graduate degree or Technical Certificate in software development, computer science, business intelligence, information technology, data management, or other related fields

  • 7+ years of experience as a SQL Developer or similar role

  • 4+ years of experience with C# development, Microsoft MVC Framework and ASP.NET Web forms

  • 4+ years of experience with node.js and javascript development using the Angular development platform

  • Advanced knowledge of database procedures and Microsoft SQL Server concepts

  • Advanced knowledge of Core concepts: HTTP, HTTPS, SSL/TLS, HTML, CSS, jQuery, source control, versioning, RESTful APIs

  • Advanced knowledge of Data formats: SQL database, XML, SOAP, JSON

  • Experience with Tools like Visual Studio, SQL Server Integrated Services ,Bitbucket, ServiceNow

  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities and drive delivery with own initiative

  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company’s success

  • Excellent interpersonal skills: communication, teamwork, influencing, conflict resolution, problem solving, critical thinking, decision-making

  • Familiar with agile system delivery

Who We Are:

TD is one of the world's leading global financial institutions and is the fifth largest bank in North America by branches/stores. Every day, we deliver legendary customer experiences to over 27 million households and businesses in Canada, the United States and around the world. More than 95,000 TD colleagues bring their skills, talent, and creativity to the Bank, those we serve, and the economies we support. We are guided by our vision to Be the Better Bank and our purpose to enrich the lives of our customers, communities and colleagues.

TD is deeply committed to being a leader in customer experience, that is why we believe that all colleagues, no matter where they work, are customer facing. As we build our business and deliver on our strategy, we are innovating to enhance the customer experience and build capabilities to shape the future of banking. Whether you’ve got years of banking experience or are just starting your career in financial services, we can help you realize your potential. Through regular leadership and development conversations to mentorship and training programs, we’re here to support you towards your goals. As an organization, we keep growing – and so will you.

Our Total Rewards Package

Our Total Rewards package reflects the investments we make in our colleagues to help them and their families achieve their financial, physical, and mental well-being goals. Total Rewards at TD includes a base salary, variable compensation, and several other key plans such as health and well-being benefits, savings and retirement programs, paid time off, banking benefits and discounts, career development, and reward and recognition programs. Learn more (

Additional Information:

We’re delighted that you’re considering building a career with TD. Through regular development conversations, training programs, and a competitive benefits plan, we’re committed to providing the support our colleagues need to thrive both at work and at home.

Colleague Development

If you’re interested in a specific career path or are looking to build certain skills, we want to help you succeed. You’ll have regular career, development, and performance conversations with your manager, as well as access to an online learning platform and a variety of mentoring programs to help you unlock future opportunities. Whether you have a passion for helping customers and want to expand your experience, or you want to coach and inspire your colleagues, there are many different career paths within our organization at TD – and we’re committed to helping you identify opportunities that support your goals.

Training & Onboarding

We will provide training and onboarding sessions to ensure that you’ve got everything you need to succeed in your new role.

Interview Process

We’ll reach out to candidates of interest to schedule an interview. We do our best to communicate outcomes to all applicants by email or phone call.


Your accessibility is important to us. Please let us know if you’d like accommodations (including accessible meeting rooms, captioning for virtual interviews, etc.) to help us remove barriers so that you can participate throughout the interview process.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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