Oakville, ON, Canada - Full Time

Who is Geotab:

Imagine millions of vehicles driving across the globe 24/7. Next, imagine that you collected rich location, engine and vehicle behaviour data on each vehicle through a plug and play device. Our customers have the power to take this data and provide valuable insight toward their businesses because of the Geotab platform. Geotab is one of the leading telematics technology companies in the world and is focused on continuing our rapid expansion worldwide. For more information visit us at www.geotab.com.

Who we are looking for:

We are always looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our growth and deliver results! Geotab is seeking a Product Owner who will organize and own all aspects of the Geotab product suite. This is a fully immersive role, that will require someone who is highly organized and task driven, and thrives in a collaborative environment. If you are a critical thinker who is adept at problem solving, loves technology, and are keen to join an industry leader — we would love to hear from you!

What are the details of this position:

As a Product Owner, you will become familiar with all areas of the Geotab product suite, and support efforts that advance the development of several Geotab products and services. You will be engaged from day one on exciting new opportunities and challenges to expand Geotab’s capabilities and offerings. Day-to-day responsibilities will include attending technical meetings, and communicating top priority tasks to effectively see projects through to completion. The Product Owner is expected to maintain a strong understanding of the current competitive climate of telematics to strategically prioritize feature offerings. You will leverage your knowledge of the Geotab product suite to devise and build products that meet the defined product requirements. The Product Owner will play an active role in supporting hardware, software, and service product offerings.  

To be a successful in this position, you will be a strong multi-tasker with excellent time management and organizational skills to properly monitor and prioritize various projects. You will work alongside the Sales, Software Development, Embedded Systems, Operations, Engineering Support, Legal, Finance, and Partner Account Management teams. 

Duties and Tasks/Essential Functions:

  • Lead efforts on gathering requirements and information for select products
  • Understand and document business requirements for specific products, and translate them into technical requirements as necessary 
  • Attend and actively participate in engineering and other technical meetings
  • Maintain and follow up on outstanding high priority tasks pertinent to select products
  • Be the Subject Matter Expert to accurately address detailed questions from developers, Sales team, and other departments regarding product specifications and requirements
  • Collaborate with Product Manager and NPI Coordinator to ensure new product introduction process is properly followed
  • Collaborate with Product Marketing Manager on product launch and positioning activities

  • Experience/Skills Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering, Computer Science or related field
  • 2+ years experience in a product or project management role
  • Experience in IoT/M2M related projects and implementation and/or telecom industry 
  • Strong aptitude for understanding technical and business requirements 
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and interpersonal skills 
  • Product and/or Project Management certification preferred
  • Experience in IoT, telematics, and/or cellular technology
  • Technical experience using SQL, C#, JavaScript or Google BigQuery an asset

  • 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.