Careers at Savvyy

Platform Implementation Lead
Toronto, Ontario, Canada


Do you want to:

  • Join a tight-knit group, leaders in Canada’s growing fintech industry (we were the founding tech team at Borrowell)
  • Lead Savvyy’s implementations with key institutional lenders
  • Take charge of developing an implementation playbook for a quickly scaling enterprise platform
  • Bridge the cultures of an agile start-up and regulated financial institutions
  • Work at OneEleven, Toronto’s leading accelerator


About the Role:

We’re looking for a Platform Implementation Lead - someone who will lead Savvyy’s implementations with banks and other institutional lenders.  You will take responsibility for planning and execution, and develop a playbook to leverage for future roll-outs.

In this role you will:

  • Analyze and evaluate customer requirements while providing product expertise and guidance throughout implementation projects.
  • Lead data collection, documents and other information and create specifications that describe how the platform will be implemented for the clients.
  • Manage project schedules and keep everyone on the project team informed regarding key deliverables and milestones in the project.
  • Educate customers on the methodologies and functionality provided by the platform.
  • Participate in quality assurance procedures and user acceptance testing.
  • Ensure the Savvyy platform meets the customer’s business needs and that the customer is prepared to assume ownership and operate the solution after go-live.
  • Develop best practices regarding the implementation and operation of the Savvyy solutions and services.
  • Document and communicate platform improvements to clients.

Required Skills

About You:

You’re a self-starter - someone who takes initiative, charts a course, and always follows through.  The ideal candidate has:

  • Experience leading technical implementations, preferably in the financial sector
  • Ability to navigate large/complex teams on the client side
  • Strong time management skills, including the ability to manage multiple projects in parallel
  • Well honed communication skills, with the ability to convey plans, issues and concerns to clients and team members in a clear, logical and concise manner.  
  • A knack for problem solving.

Are you interested in joining our team, and think this job is meant for you, but worried you don’t have it all? If you feel you meet most of the qualifications listed and you are a motivated and innovative team player, express your interest here and we promise to consider your full profile.

What Else?

As a member of the Savvyy team, you will work in a friendly, caring and passionate team with deep industry experience. You will help create enterprise software that lets our customers shine.

Diversity is a strength of our team.  We welcome and encourage applicants of all stripes.  

This is a full-time salaried position with benefits.


About Savvyy:

Savvyy is a technology company building new digital infrastructure for the mortgage industry.  We transform traditional lenders into fintechs, and our platform gives banks and their teams the tools they need to shine. We use data and design to improve customer journeys, reimagine the borrowing process, and arm lenders with the analytical capabilities that will drive their digital transformations.

You will be joining a diverse and tight-knit team that has been building enterprise lending systems for a decade, and was the founding technology team at Borrowell.  Our company culture is friendly, respectful and high performing. We take pride in our work, thrive on credibility, and celebrate our successes.  

Know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!