Front-End Developer Intern

Geotab - Oakville, ON (30+ days ago)

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Who is Geotab:
Geotab, a global leader in IoT and connected transportation, collects rich location, engine and vehicle behavior data to provide valuable insights for customers. Geotab is deployed worldwide in over 130 countries and is utilized by more than 40,000 customers around the globe. Collecting over 4 billion data points daily, Geotab is utilized by fleets both large and small to better manage their light-, medium- and heavy-duty vehicles as well as the latest available electric vehicles. Global demand for telematics is increasing and Geotab is rising to the challenge. Are you ready for the challenge? If so, visit us at to apply today. To see what it’s really like to be a Geotabber, follow us on Instagram, Twitter or Facebook @InsideGeotab to get an inside look into life at Geotab.

Who are we looking for:
We are looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our efforts and deliver results! Geotab is seeking a Co-op Student who will immediately contribute to the organization and the Data and Analytics team efforts. If you love technology and working on big projects, 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:
You will work on Geotab’s data visualization software, a web based application that makes sense of the data collected by our state of the art hardware. We receive detailed data and metrics for millions of vehicles, which is processed and interpreted to create actionable information for our customers.

Your job will entail working with both front and back-end developers to build complex client side logic. You will be developing complex UI and visualization tools (interactive charts, widgets, and tables) to interact with large volumes of back-end data with fast response times. You will be bridging the gap between visual elements and the server side infrastructure, and defining how the application looks and functions

Duties and Tasks/Essential Functions:
Develop new user-facing features
Build reusable code and libraries for future use
Ensure the technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
Optimize applications for maximum speed and scalability
Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end services
Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Experience/Skills Required:
Completing a University degree in Computer Science, Math, Software Engineering or a related field preferred
1+ years of experience in a development role using JavaScript is an asset
Strong understanding of JavaScript and its paradigms, quirks and workarounds
Must know ES6 and its features, including destructuring, arrow functions, and module loaders
Good understanding of JavaScript state managers (such as Redux), libraries and frameworks for virtual DOM implementation
Familiarity with reactive programming, observer pattern, RxJS
Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues
Familiarity with webpack, GIT, web workers, charting libraries, and SASS
Strong communication, organization, and time management skills, as well as a willingness to learn and strong work ethic

Great to Haves:
In final two years of completing your degree
Previous industry work experience
Ping Pong and Foosball skills
What makes our staff passionate about Geotab?

Table Tennis at the office! Bring your own bat!
Great accommodation (height adjustable desks)
Light breakfast served daily (cereals, bars and fresh fruit)
Hot lunch or fresh sandwiches served every Friday
Geotab sponsored sports teams, dress up days, fun social events
Full medical benefits & 4% company matching retirement savings plan

Our Core Values:
Geotabbers innovate and seek creative ways to continuously improve. Collaboration and teamwork defines the way we work. We love being ahead of the curve, using leading technology, and being agile in every way we do business. We work hard, and we definitely play hard. From the CEO - to the staff - there is an open-door policy for all of us to freely communicate. Geotabbers are dynamic, and enjoy working in a fast-paced work environment. We own our work and take responsibility in a true entrepreneurial spirit!

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.