Maxar is currently seeking a mid-level Software Test Engineer to join our team in Ypsilanti Michigan building image processing software for users in space, defense, and intelligence communities.
Working with Maxar
Maxar is a recognized leader in the field of signal and image processing, detection, Machine Learning (ML), and Automated Target Recognition (ATR). We apply decades of experience to design, develop, verify and deploy advanced algorithms and applications that make a difference in our world. Our business is growing providing exciting career opportunities in these domains.
You will work in a collaborative environment that exhibits Maxar’s core values: “You Matter”, “We act like Owners”, and “We Stay Curious”. You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team that includes engineers, scientists, mathematicians, and software developers. An ideal candidate comes to work ready to build quality in to our products through testing tools, test-driven development, and automated testing. You value curiosity and learning as part of your continued career growth.
A relaxed work environment where managers and employees work closely together to accomplish business objectives and support your professional goals. Flexible work schedule and time off. Professional development, conference attendance, peer group collaboration, paid certifications, education reimbursement and student loan forgiveness.
What you'll do day-to-day as part of a team:
Develop tools and frameworks to support testing deliverables
Maintain and enhance verification of existing applications
Develop and execute manual and automated test cases
Interact with developers to troubleshoot issues
Minimum requirements for this position:
US Government Top Secret Security Clearance
Willing and able to obtain a U.S. Government TS/SCI Clearance
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field. Four additional years of experience may be substituted for a degree
Minimum of 2 years of experience in software testing with Python.
Minimum of 1 year writing test scripts or using an automated testing tool.
These skills would be amazing:
Working knowledge of automated test techniques
Previous experience setting up a test infrastructure
Experience in Linux, Python
Experience in image processing or evaluating image products
Strong organizational skills and detail-oriented mindset
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.