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Senior Software Developer, Video



Software Engineering
Oakville, ON, Canada
Posted on Saturday, January 27, 2024
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. Join our talent network to learn more about job opportunities and company news.
Who you are:
As a Senior Software Developer, you are a Solutions Architect and Systems Designer who will settle for nothing less than building highly scalable, highly reliable, and fault tolerant applications. You develop high level code with attention to system integration and feasibility. You are able to create representations for functions and user interfaces. You will ensure that the software meets all requirements of design, quality, security, extensibility etc. You have the ability to take the solution all the way to the finish line. You are also a coach and always provide technical guidance and mentorship to other developers and engineers in the team.
What you'll do:
As a Senior Software Developer on our Video team, your key area of responsibility will be to design and develop features and improvements to the Video product in a secure and well tested way while focusing on high quality and performance. You will collaborate with teams such as Product Management to understand features and requirements to maintain high quality products. You will be a self-starter, a strong team player and have the creative ability to build new solutions by collaborating with others and following best practices.

How you'll make an impact

  • Develop features and improvements to the Video product in a secure, well-tested, and performant way.
  • Collaborate with Product Management and other stakeholders to understand features and issue requirements to maintain high quality video products.
  • Advocate for dogfooding culture by constantly testing the product and propose quality, security and performance improvements.
  • Conduct Merge Request code review within our code review guidelines and ensure a welcoming environment for all developers.
  • Contribute regularly to our coding standards by proposing innovative and industry best practices to be incorporated into.
  • Collaborate with other developers and work closely with Geotab’s Data and Development teams such as Data Engineering, Embedded, Automotive, etc.
  • Research new language features, frameworks and other relevant technologies and offer recommendations.
  • Listen and contribute to design discussions and make detailed notes and documenting requirements and technical design.

What you'll bring to this role:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience building cloud native applications
  • 5+ years of experience writing object-oriented solutions with popular languages such as ( C#, .NET)
  • 2+ years Cloud computing experience with GCP, AWS, or Azure.
  • 2+ years of Experience with Message Brokers such as Kafka, Google PubSub, RabbitMQ.
  • 2+ years of experience in containerization platform that leverage docker (Kubernetes, Openshift, Amazon Elastic Container Services, Gcp CloudRun, Azure Container instances)
  • Experience with SQL/NoSql database design, optimization and writing queries.
  • Knowledge of industry standard protocols for video consumption such as RTSP, RTMP, WebRTC is a bonus but not required.
  • Knowledge of standard protocols for consuming video streams such as HTTP Live Streaming (HLS) or MPEG-DASH is a bonus but not required.
  • Knowledge of multiple front-end languages and libraries (e.g. HTML/CSS, JavaScript, XML, ES6, jQuery) and JavaScript frameworks (e.g. Angular, React, Node.js, Vue.js).
  • Strong team player with the ability to engage with all levels of the organization.
  • Post-secondary Diploma/Degree specialization in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or a related field.
If you got this far, we hope you're feeling excited about this role! Even if you don't feel you meet every single requirement, we still encourage you to apply.
Please note: Geotab does not accept agency resumes and is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Please do not forward resumes to Geotab employees.
Why job seekers choose Geotab:
Flex working arrangements
Home office reimbursement program
Baby bonus & parental leave top up 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 Click here to learn more about what happens with your personal data.