Data Analyst

Job description

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 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, Twitter or Facebook.

At Geotab, all staff must be fully vaccinated in order to be eligible to work in our North American offices at this time. Accordingly, any job offer for an onsite position resulting from this posting will be conditional upon the successful candidate providing evidence of full vaccination. Accommodations may be made for those who cannot be vaccinated based on medical or other legally protected grounds.

Geotab policies and requirements are subject to change based on local or federal guidelines.

Who you are:

We are always looking for amazing talent who can contribute to our growth and deliver results! Geotab is seeking a Data Analyst who will produce analysis and insights for customer facing data products. If you love technology, are passionate about working with data, and are keen to join an industry leader — we would love to hear from you!

What you’ll do:

To be successful as a Data Analyst, you will be both a big picture thinker as well as interested in the details, with the capacity to bridge the gap between technical prowess and business value. The results of your analysis will be developed into customer-facing data products, so an important part of this role will be your ability to understand how our partners and customers can directly benefits from the analysis performed. In addition, the successful candidate will have strong analytical and project management skills with an ability to develop effective solutions, and manage projects through completion.

How you’ll make an impact:

    • Perform data collection, analysis, validation, and reporting for various teams.
    • Establish good working relationships with various business units while workingon process improvements, integrations, initiative deployment and support.
    • Document current and future processes, systems, requirements, and data.
    • Create, maintain, and publish regularly scheduled and ad hoc reports.
    • Utilize historical data sets and planned product changes to model and forecast business trends.
    • Responsible for tracking and reporting on department initiatives and status reports.
    • Conduct research on specific complaints, the individuals submitting those complaints, and other relevant information related to individual queries or systemic issues. Provide support with technical writing and editing as required.
    • Apply predictive analysis and tools to forecast and employ business analytics.
    • Undertake operational research to identify and recommend optimal/near-optimal solutions to complex challenges.
    • Map and document interfaces between systems.
    • Maintain data documentation including glossaries and schemasWork closely with the DNA team to architect data tables for cross-functional use

What you’ll bring to this role:

    • Post-secondary Diploma/Degree or equivalent experience required.
    • Diploma/Degree specialization in Information Management, Computer Science, or Statistics or in a technical field highly valued.
    • 3-5 years of experience handling a database with large datasets.
    • Advanced computer skills with knowledge of additional databases (e.g. SQL Server, MySQL, Python).
    • Knowledge of statistical methods and data analysis software.
    • Experience in data visualization and data story-telling is highly valued.
    • Advanced Excel skills with the ability to write macros and use pivot tables.
    • Familiar with data warehousing, data mining, and data mapping.
    • Experience working within a technical or engineering organization with knowledge of the high-technology industry considered an asset.
    • High accuracy and meticulous attention to detail.
    • Ability to work well under pressure and respond to fast changing priorities and deadlines.
    • Highly organized and able to manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Strong interpersonal relationship building skills.
    • Strong analytical skills with the ability to problem solve to well-judged decisions.
    • Strong team player with the ability to engage with all levels of the organization.
    • Technical competence using software programs, including but not limited to, Google Suite for business (Sheets, Docs, Slides).
    • Entrepreneurial mindset and comfortable in a flat organization.
Why job seekers choose Geotab:

Work from home and flex work arrangements
Baby bonus
Home office reimbursement program
Online learning and networking opportunities
Electric vehicle purchase incentive program
Full medical benefits & 4% 401k company matching RSP (full-time employees only)

How we work:

At Geotab, we understand that the world is always changing and that we need to change with it. Geotab has adopted a hybrid model for working, including a flexible work from home program, with the opportunity to work in our safe, clean offices. 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!

Geotab provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Geotab complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Geotab expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of Geotab's employees to perform their job duties may result in discipline up to and including discharge. Click here to learn more about what happens with your personal data.

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