MAXAR Jr. Software Engineer (TS/SCI) in Westminster, Colorado
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Want to feel valued as a developer and have daily impact through your work? Want to have an environment and culture that celebrates and supports your differences and encourages you to remain curious, to grow and develop while still valuing your uniqueness? Want to work with a team that is successfully practicing Agile Development that brings the work to the team which allows for a variety of new challenging opportunities? Do you want to interact with the customer or never see them; but either way have an impact and support National Security? Want a flexible work schedule to accommodate finishing your degree or avoid traffic? Even if you don’t answer ‘yes’ to every question, look no further, you’ve found the opportunity and can pick your team.
Maxar is currently seeking a Jr. Software Engineer to join or growing team.
What does the job look like:
Support software development projects that focus on open source tools, artificial intelligence, machine learning, big data, geospatial imagery and remote sensing
Work on a dedicated, cross-functional team fully leveraging developer-focused, agile approaches with dedicated Scrum Master and Product Owner
Be a key contributing software/product developer on a team embracing various new and established approaches, from C++ to Go, Python, Java/Groovy, containerization and cloud deployment operations
Support “ruthless automation” of system and software deployment and test activities. This includes regression, system, and integration testing which assist in software development quality assurance efforts
Stay fresh and curious by engaging in marketing demonstrations, customer training and providing meeting/briefing support as needed
Capable of working independently to document and solve complex problems in a clear and repeatable manner
Must have a current/active TS/SCI and be willing and able to obtain a CI polygraph
Requires 1-3 years of relevant experience
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related discipline. 4 additional years of experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree.
TS/SCI with polygraph
Cloud-based processing methods and tools, including AWS, REST APIs, microservices, IaaS/PaaS services
Database integration: SQL and NoSQL, basic schema design, developer APIs
Geospatial technology, including vector and image data, projections, open source libraries for reading/writing/processing geospatial data
QA/test frameworks, e.g. Selenium, Cucumber
Build-test-deploy frameworks, e.g. Jenkins
Open source experience (such as contributions to projects, public Github account)
Experience working in an agile team environment
MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.
We are a vertically integrated, new space economy story, including segments across the value continuum for every moment leading up to and following launch. We lead in satellite communications (building and operating), ground infrastructure, Earth observation, advanced analytics, insights from machine learning, next-generation propulsion, space robotics, on-orbit servicing, on-orbit assembly, and protection of space assets through cybersecurity and monitoring of space systems. By integrating our leading-edge capabilities, we provide innovative, cost-effective solutions, value for customers, and thus unlock the multiplier effect of our combined businesses.
Maxar Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.