Job Description Summary:
Maxar has an immediate need for a Manager of the Remote Ground Stations (RGS) team at our Headquarters in Westminster Colorado. In this role you will be part of a talented group that supports the operations and maintenance of existing systems at both Maxar and customer sites. The team works closely across the enterprise to align with future architecture designs, and on the development of new ground-based satellite communications systems. In this role, you will play a key role in developing the future in Maxar ground station architecture and you will be responsible for engaging with key stake holders to determine future requirements to develop standards to scalability solutions aligned with Maxar’s operational objectives. The RGS team also provides critical, real-time support to Operations to ensure teams have access to all necessary resources for mission success.
At Maxar we unlock the promise of space to help governments and businesses solve problems on Earth and beyond. We monitor global change, deliver broadband communications and advance space operations with capabilities in Space Infrastructure and Earth Intelligence.
Maxar is a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions that help decision makers better understand our changing planet to save lives, resources and time. Sourced from the world’s leading constellation, our imagery solutions deliver unmatched coverage and capacity to meet our customers’ most demanding mission requirements.
Each day, customers in defense and intelligence, public safety, civil agencies, map making and analysis, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, infrastructure management, navigation technology, and providers of location-based services depend on Maxar data, information, technology and expertise to gain actionable insight. Maxar is a public company listed on the NYSE as MAXR and is headquartered in Westminster, CO.
Want to play a part in humankind’s return to the moon, contribute to missions in support of national security, provide expertise used in the latest app technology, or improve the health and sustainability of our planet? Now is your chance to amplify your impact, working to solve the world’s most pressing challenges.
What you'll do day-to-day (with your colleagues):
Why join us:
There is a reason we receive awards like Best Place to Work, Best Employer, Top Workplace and Candidate Experience winner. Our strength is in our people. Each team member makes a unique contribution to our collective mission, and we recognize that with best-in-class offerings like:
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 trajectory. Our group has amazing resources to support learning and development. You will work with your manager, 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.
Minimum requirements for this position:
These skills would be amazing:
For Colorado applicants, the compensation range for this position is $102,000 - $170,000 annually, dependent on skills and experience. This position is eligible for a bonus plan.
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.