Geotab Careers

Software Team Lead


Full Time


Cloud Development


Waterloo, 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 are we looking for:
We are always looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our efforts and deliver results! Geotab is seeking a Software Team Lead who will immediately contribute to the organization and the Development Team efforts. If you love technology and software development, are well organized and are keen to join an industry leader, we would love to hear from you!
What are the details of this position
At Geotab, you will lead a team of software developers working to improve the Geotab Smart Charge Platform. The team works on a number of components, including cloud-native microservices. We pride ourselves on being developers using the latest tools and we diligently architect our products to be testable and maintainable. We believe in being versatile developers that think beyond our comfort zones to solve problems in the manner that is most reliable, scalable and maintainable.
Duties and Tasks / Essential Functions
  • Leading the team through architecture and design discussions

  • Collaborating with other Geotab teams to deliver new product capabilities

  • Managing your team members to help them grow in their careers

  • Overseeing the development of new features and raising the quality bar of our products

  • Rolling up your sleeves and helping out when and where needed

  • Participating in code and design reviews

  • Ensuring a high level of quality in the product through automated and manual testing

  • Working closely with early-adopter Customers and incorporating their feedback to improve the product

Experience / Skills Required
  • An enquiring mind with a passion for continuous learning

  • 3+ years of experience in a leadership role

  • Solid understanding of software design principles

  • C# or Java experience

  • Postgres, MSSQL or MySQL experience

  • GCP/AWS/Azure experience

  • Unit testing and UI testing experience

What makes our staff passionate about Geotab?
  • Waterloo-specific focus on electric vehicle technology

  • Table Tennis at the office - bring your own bat!

  • Small office feel, within a global company

  • Stocked fridge and healthy snacks

  • Hot lunch or fresh sandwiches served every Friday

  • 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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