Geotab Careers

Penetration Tester


Full Time


Security Operations


Oakville, ON, Canada

Who is Geotab
Geotab, a global leader in connected transportation and IoT, is one of the fastest-growing technology companies in North America and a certified “Great Place to Work.” Each day, Geotab processes billions of data points from over 1.8 million connected vehicles. Geotab extracts actionable insights from this data, empowering businesses to track and manage fleets of every size. Geotab’s hardware devices, software platforms and applications help keep drivers in over 130 countries compliant, safe and efficient. Global demand for telematics is increasing and Geotab is leading the way. Are you ready to join us? To see what it’s like to be a Geotabber, follow us @InsideGeotab on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook today!
Who we are looking for
We are always looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our growth and deliver results! We’re actively seeking a Penetration Tester who has the skills, education, and experience to contribute to our Security Team immediately. The ideal Geotabber for this role will be passionate about security, have a keen eye for details, and be excited to join a dynamic security team. If you love technology, are devoted to positively influencing software security, and looking to join an industry leader — we would love to hear from you!
What are the details of this position
As a penetration tester you will provide expertise in network and web application tests, code reviews, social engineering, penetration testing, application security, and security architecture consulting. You will work with security operations to test defensive mechanisms at Geotab and simulate sophisticated cyber attacks to identify vulnerabilities. To be successful in this role you will be a self-starter who is meticulous when it comes to security measures. You will have strong verbal and written communication skills, and are enthusiastic about maintaining up-to-date knowledge on current security protocols, trends and potential risks.
Duties and Tasks/Essential Functions
  • Conduct web application and code testing for all systems and applications, open source dependencies, and provide analysis and risk assessments for vulnerabilities discovered

  • Develops scripts, tools and methodologies to enhance Geotab's Security Team processes.

  • Detect, define, and exploit OWASP top 10 vulnerabilities within Geotab applications without the use of a vulnerability scanner (a browser, a proxy, an editor, and YOU).

  • Technical writing, including assessment reports and presentations.

  • Use Source Code scanners (Veracode, Fortify, Sentinel, Checkmarx, and AppScan Source) and the ability to manually validate findings/eliminate false positives.

Experience/Skills Required
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Management or Engineering

  • 2+ years of experience with security evaluation/analysis within a technical organization (security code reviews, providing risk assessments for vulnerabilities discovered, etc.)

  • Knowledge of programming languages (C, C#, .NET, Python, Javascript, and SQL) and web service technologies (XML, JSON, SOAP, and REST.).

  • Experience using Source Code scanners (Veracode, Fortify, Sentinel, Checkmarx, and AppScan Source) and the ability to manually validate findings/eliminate false positives.

  • Ability to work with Linux and Windows

  • CISSP, CSSLP, CEH, OSCP or GIAC Security Software Programmer (.NET) are considered an asset

What makes our staff passionate about Geotab?
  • Table Tennis at the office - bring your own bat!

  • Great accommodation (brand new office building, height-adjustable desks)

  • Light breakfast served daily

  • Hot lunches or fresh sandwiches served every Friday

  • Geotab-sponsored sports teams and social events

  • Full medical benefits and 4% company matching RSP (full-time employees only)

Our Core Values
Geotab is shaping the future of telematics. Using leading technology, we embrace change and challenge the status quo. To stay ahead of the curve, we keep Geotabbers energized with data bootcamps, course subsidies, Friday lunches, and more. We believe collaboration leads to innovation; our teams stretch across floors, cities and continents. All employees, from the CEO to the summer students, maintain an open-door policy. Whether we’re fine-tuning our products, or boosting our office culture, we’re building a foundation for long-term success. To us, this means safer roads, more efficient fleets and a team of dynamic Geotabbers!
Geotab encourages applications from all qualified candidates. Geotab is committed to accommodating persons with disabilities throughout the interview, selection and employment process. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at (416) - 434 4309.

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