Maxar is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our team in Ypsilanti, MI. We are a leader in the field of signal and image processing. This is an opportunity to work on an integrated team to build innovative software using mathematical solutions to support users in the defense and intelligence communities.
What will you be doing?
Working on an integrated team to build innovative software using mathematical solutions to support users in the defense and intelligence communities.
Working as part of a team that designs, implements, tests, and delivers algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) and related radar modes. Take algorithm definitions and prototypes and convert them into robust software applications that run efficiently on large images and are ready for operational environments. Apply software standards and processes to produce high quality, extensible, and maintainable software packages.
Collaborating with our radar and research scientist experts to solve issues and iterate to improve image product quality. Build and improve on automated test and verification software and tools.
Design robust software systems for integration of existing signal processing tools.
Debug, refactor and reimplement existing software codebases into new systems and on new platforms
Participate in all aspects of the development lifecycle, including planning, requirements development, software design, implementation and build, documentation, testing, deployment and maintenance
Individuals with an interest in learning or growing in any of these areas are encouraged to apply.
Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.
Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related technology field.
8+ years of experience writing software implementing algorithms.
Strong programming skills in C++ or Python Object-Oriented programming languages and software design.
Proficient in both LINUX and Windows OS.
Current TS/SCI clearance.
Master's degree in Computer Science or related technology fields with 5 years of relevant experience writing software implementing algorithms.
C++, MATLAB, Python, Linux, Git, Agile
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.