Senior Software Developer (Remote)

Basis:

Permanent - Full Time

Area of Interest:

Product & Software Development

Location:

Waterloo, ON, Canada

Who we are

Geotab ® is a global leader in IoT and connected transportation and certified “Great Place to Work™.” We are a company of diverse and talented individuals who work together to help businesses grow and succeed, and increase the safety and sustainability of our communities.

Geotab is advancing security, connecting commercial vehicles to the internet and providing web-based analytics to help customers better manage their fleets. Geotab’s open platform and Geotab Marketplace ®, offering hundreds of third-party solution options, allows both small and large businesses to automate operations by integrating vehicle data with their other data assets. Processing billions of data points a day, Geotab leverages data analytics and machine learning to improve productivity, optimize fleets through the reduction of fuel consumption, enhance driver safety and achieve strong compliance to regulatory changes.

Our team is growing and we’re looking for people who follow their passion, think differently and want to make an impact. Ours is a fast paced, ever changing environment. Geotabbers accept that challenge and are willing to take on new tasks and activities - ones that may not always be described in the initial job description. Join us for a fulfilling career with opportunities to innovate, great benefits, and our fun and inclusive work culture. Reach your full potential with Geotab. To see what it’s like to be a Geotabber, check out our blog and follow us @InsideGeotab on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook. Join our talent network to learn more about job opportunities and company news.

Geotab cares about your safety. You may be required to be vaccinated based on the nature of your work (ex: travel requirements) or due to changing local governmental health requirements.

Who you are

As a Senior Software Developer, you understand the performance impact of clean code, multi-threading, good software design and scalability. You will find reward in building robust software that can function 24/7 with no down time. If you love technology, are passionate about creating software, SDK and APIs and are keen onto contributing to open source projects - we would love to hear from you.

What you'll do

The Senior Software Developer will be part of a team who builds a state of the art telematics platform that makes sense of the data collected by our custom built hardware. We receive detailed data and metrics for millions of vehicles and devices globally, which is processed and interpreted to create actionable information for our customers. You will write high performance C# code to process and store this information in real-time.

How you’ll make an impact
  • Define, listen and contribute to design discussions and make detailed notes and documenting requirements and technical design.

  • Perform quality assurance by doing peer review, ensuring coding standards are followed, looking for logic errors and other bugs.

  • Analyze call stacks, trace files, performance data to troubleshoot and identify the root cause of bugs.

  • Participate in development of prototypes and proofs of concept.

  • Write quality, in-depth software in a variety of programming languages and environments.

  • Provide assistance to our support staff and resellers from a technical perspective. This may be in the form of on-call or ad-hoc questions relating to how certain features work or verifying the behaviour by reviewing code.

  • Research new language features, frameworks and other relevant technologies and offer recommendations.

  • Assist in defining best practices to be used in the team.

  • Participate in a 24x7 on-call rotating schedule (if applicable).

What you’ll bring to this role
  • 5+ years of demonstrated experience of coding at a high competency, enterprise level with low tolerance to error.

  • Solid understanding of object-orientated or functional programming in C#, Java, or Python.

  • Knowledge of front-end languages and libraries (e.g. HTML/CSS, JavaScript, XML, ES6, jQuery) and JavaScript frameworks(e.g. Angular, React, Node.js, Vue.js).

  • Experience with SQL database design, optimization and writing queries.

  • Working knowledge of web services including REST and MVC.

  • Working knowledge with Git and Jira is preferred.

  • Knowledge of Docker required, Kubernetes is preferred.

  • Working knowledge of Cloud computing experience with GC, AWS, or Azure is essential.

  • Bachelor of Computer Science, Electrical/Software Engineering or other related degree.

If you don't see yourself fully reflected in every job requirement listed above, we still encourage you to apply.

Why job seekers choose Geotab

Work from home and flex work arrangements

Baby bonus & parental leave top up program

Home office reimbursement program

Online learning and networking opportunities

Electric vehicle purchase incentive program

Competitive medical and dental benefits

Retirement savings program

*The above are offered to full-time permanent employees only

How we work

At Geotab, we have adopted a flexible first working model in that we have systems, functions, programs and policies in place to support both in-person and virtual work. However, you are welcomed and encouraged to come into our beautiful, safe, clean offices as often as you like. When working from home, you are required to have a reliable internet connection with at least 50mb DL/10mb UL. Virtual work is supported with cloud-based applications, collaboration tools and asynchronous working. The health and safety of employees are a top priority. We encourage work-life balance and keep the Geotab culture going strong with online social events, chat rooms and gatherings. Join us and help reshape the future of technology!

We believe that ensuring diversity is fundamental to our future growth and progress and is an integral part of our business. We believe that success happens where new ideas can flourish – in an environment that is rich in diversity and a place where people from various backgrounds can work together. Geotab encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to accommodating people with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes and when people are hired. We will ensure the accessibility needs of employees with disabilities are taken into account as part of performance management, career development, training and redeployment processes. If you require accommodation at any stage of the application process or want more information about our diversity and inclusion as well as accommodation policies and practices, please contact us at careers@geotab.com. Click here to learn more about what happens with your personal data.

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