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Maxar Technologies is seeking a Full Stack Software Developer to work in an agile and fast paced development environment supporting analysts whose mission is to solve unique and challenging intelligence problems for special operations. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team and have the unique opportunity to interact directly with analysts and other technologists to ensure applications and tools meet the needs of the customer.  The ideal candidate is creative and driven, passionate about technology, and able to learn quickly.   

You will work with a team of forward-thinking software engineers to build novel solutions for challenging problems for both US Government and industry customers centered on the development of a suite of high fidelity, physics-based software that simulates and manages air and space Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) systems to include their subsystems and payloads and ground components. The focus of this position will be to contribute to the development of the data management, user workflow, security authentication, and service call architecture code that comprises a family of applications built on this software suite. Development is conducted in an agile environment.

Your Career:  

We’re very serious about professional development and continuing education at Maxar. We offer our team members with the opportunity to define their own career trajectories. Our group has amazing resources to support learning and development. You will work with your supervisor, or a mentor, to set goals and design a development plan to advance your career.  

What We Offer:  

Time for dedicated professional development, conference attendance, corporate partner and industry training, peer group collaboration, hackathons, as well as paid certifications, education reimbursement and student loan forgiveness.  

What you'll do day-to-day (with your colleagues):  

  • Develop a web application for search and discovery

  • Develop and implement analytical models

  • Maintain and enhance existing custom applications

  • Support migration activities into a private cloud environment

  • Modernize workflows and interfaces, customizing to include new mission areas and topics

  • Provide exceptional customer support for our clients

Minimum requirements:  

  • Must be a US citizen with a current/active TS/SCI and willing to obtain a CI polygraph

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or closely related field

  • Minimum of 2 years of full stack development experience

  • Experience developing software using Java

  • Experience with software engineering tools (i.e., Git/Subversion, IDE)

  • Familiarity with the Agile development process and tools

  • Ability to work in a geographically dispersed, collaborative team environment

Desired skills:  

  • 5 years of full stack development experience

  • Experience with Atlassian tool suite

  • Experience with Vue.js, ReactJS with Redux or another modern JavaScript-based front-end framework

  • Experience developing software using Python, C++, C, and/or Scala

  • SQL/database/ORM experience

  • Experience with ISR planning, scheduling, or modeling and simulation software

  • Understanding of the Intelligence Community (IC) ISR and/or TCPED cycle


Maxar employees must follow all applicable Maxar policies and COVID-19 requirements as well as those of Maxar customers and third parties. Individual job requirements may vary, and Maxar reserves the right to modify its policies and requirements as it deems appropriate in accordance with applicable law.

Maxar Technologies values diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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United States, Herndon, VA
Posted 3 months ago
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