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! We’re actively seeking an Application Security Engineer who has the skills, education, and experience to contribute to our Security Team immediately. The ideal Geotabber for this role will be passionate about security, have a keen eye for details, and be excited to join a dynamic security team. If you love technology, are devoted to positively influencing software security, and looking to join an industry leader — we would love to hear from you!

What are the details of this position:

As an Application Security Engineer your key area of responsibility will be to ensure and enforce secure coding standards for current and future developers. This will encompass using various tools to test code for all systems and applications, provide risk assessments for vulnerabilities, as well as reporting on the overall quality of the current coding standard. You will be working closely with the Automotive and Development teams with your day-to-day responsibilities. To be successful in this role you will be a self-starter who is meticulous when it comes to security measures. You will have strong verbal and written communication skills, and are enthusiastic about maintaining up-to-date knowledge on current security protocols, trends and potential risks.

Duties and Tasks/Essential Functions:

  • Conduct web application and code testing for all systems and applications, open source dependencies, and provide analysis and risk assessments for vulnerabilities discovered
  • Utilize code analysis and fuzzing tools to assess the quality and security of source code and make recommendations on tools to address any gaps in coverage
  • Contribute to secure coding standards (involves developing secure coding training for current and future developers)
  • Conduct code reviews for all code changes for a given application release, providing both a detailed risk analysis of the security posture of the code and technical programming solutions (secure coding standards) to the developers to mitigate insecure code from being implemented.
  • Languages used: C# on .NET Core, TypeScript, JavaScript, C
  • Provide a monthly report on the overall quality of source code from a security perspective by project/team (includes trend analysis, defects remediated, etc.)

  • Experience/Skills Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Management or Engineering
  • 2+ years of experience performing web development (Network protocol analysis, debugging, virtualization platforms and techniques, scripting/programming)
  • 2+ years of experience with security evaluation/analysis within a technical organization (security code reviews, providing risk assessments for vulnerabilities discovered, etc.)
  • Ability to work with Linux and Windows
  • Completed certifications in CISSP, CSSLP, CEH, OSCP or GIAC Security Software Programmer (.NET) are preferred

  • 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.