Front-End Developer Intern

Geotab - Oakville, ON (30+ days ago)

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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 looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our efforts and deliver results! Geotab is seeking an Intern 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 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:
Within the final two years of a University degree in Computer Science, Math, Software Engineering, or a related field preferred
1+ years of experience in a development role using JavaScript preferred
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, and 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
Previous industry work experience preferred
Ping Pong and Foosball skills always a plus
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.