Failure Analyst

Posted on 4/10/2024



1,001-5,000 employees

AI-powered fleet management solutions

AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics


Oakville, ON, Canada

Required Skills
  • 2-5 years of experience as a Failure Analyst or a similar role
  • Ability to read electronic component schematics and technical drawings
  • Experience using a digital multimeter, oscilloscope, and soldering iron
  • Understanding of SQL and Google BigQuery
  • Working with JIRA, Altium, PLM
  • Experience working within a technical or engineering organization/knowledge of the high-technology/telematics industry is an asset
  • High accuracy and meticulous attention to detail
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to problem-solve to well-judged decisions
  • A strong team-player with the ability to engage with all levels of the organization
  • Working well under pressure and responding to fast changing priorities and deadlines
  • Manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously
  • 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
  • Post-Secondary Degree/Diploma in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Complete thorough root cause failure analysis of production and customer returns
  • Use specialized tools and equipment to test, analyze and diagnose product failures
  • Escalate critical safety concern trends to Engineering and Management
  • Drive proactive solutions for any hardware design faults working closely with engineering to improve product quality
  • Participate in design and manufacturing initiatives for new / existing products to reduce the risk of failures
  • Report monthly trends of failed product / process findings and propose recommendations for improvements
  • Create data tools to help prioritize corrective actions
  • Utilize statistical tools to interpret data sets and prepare reports that effectively communicate trends, patterns, and predictions based on relevant findings
  • Log findings and status of assessments with accuracy and detail into company databases to support trend analysis
  • Collaborate effectively with electrical, mechanical, software and data engineering teams
  • Collaborate with the Engineering and Production team to develop better tools for streamlining processes for repairs and production
  • Manage Service Desk ticket escalations and ensure completion per service level agreement

Geotab provides a comprehensive fleet management platform powered by AI and data intelligence, offering telematics, video-based safety, and open integrations to optimize fleet performance. With over 4 million subscriptions and processing more than 75 billion data points a day, Geotab helps customers make better decisions, increase productivity, ensure fleet safety, and achieve sustainability goals.

Company Stage


Total Funding



Oakville, Canada



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth



Medical & dental

Retirement savings

Fitness membership

Baby bonus

Flex work arrangements

Home office reimbursement for select items

EV program

Learning reimbursement