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Maxar has an urgent and immediate need for an Imagery Analyst to join our team in Tysons, VA.

Life with Us

Project: Our customer needs a motivated Imagery/Geospatial Analyst to collaborate with a unique IC-wide team to task, process and analyze diverse imagery data sets in support of a complex mission identifying hard targets.ย We do this as a team working closely with targeters and collection managers. Working collaboratively across the community on important national security issues results in a rewarding experience.ย Our ideal candidate will be able to use their expertise to hit the ground running.

Your Career: We at Maxar are very serious about professional development and continuing education. We offer everyone the opportunity to define their own career trajectory. Our group has some amazing resources at our disposal specifically for this purpose. You will work with your direct supervisor and/or a mentor to set appropriate goals and design a plan to help you make consistent progress.

We offer:

  • Dedicated professional development time.
  • Online learning platform access
  • Conference attendance
  • Corporate partner industry training
  • Peer groups.
  • Paid certifications
  • Education reimbursement.
  • Student loan forgiveness.
  • Hackathons!
  • Flexible Time Off
  • Tenure bonus based on using required clearance
  • and much more...

Day-to-Day with your Colleagues:

  • Working with tasking and collection teams to identify the best imagery platforms and products to meet mission needs.
  • Searching and ordering imagery from large data libraries.
  • Processing and exploiting various imagery data sets in support of target tracking and analysis.
  • Creating graphics for presentation to various customers and decision makers.

Minimum Requirements:ย 

  • Current/active TS/SCI security clearance with required Polygraph.
  • Bachelorโ€™s degree in a technical field such as Geography, Intelligence Studies, etc.ย  4 years of relevant experience may be substituted for a degree.
  • Minimum 5 yearsโ€™ professional experience.
  • Experience in imagery and geospatial analysis.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience with software packages such as Remoteview, ERDAS Imagine, etc.
  • Experience with Geographic Information Systems (GIS) and software platforms such as ESRI, QGIS, etc.
  • Familiarity with multiple imagery platforms including space and air-based, government and commercial.
  • Experience with tasking imagery collection.
  • Experience as or working with targeters and collection managers.
  • Ability to function as the sole imagery/geospatial expert contributing to a large, multidisciplinary, mission-based team.
  • Ability to communicate well with teammates from other disciplines.
  • Experience in creating imagery-based intelligence products.
  • Experience supporting operations.



Our salary ranges are market-driven and set to allow for flexibility. Individual pay will be competitive based on a candidateโ€™s unique set of knowledge, skills, and geographic diversity, with earnings potential commensurate with experience. The range for this position is:

$91,000.00 - $151,000.00 annually.


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, McLean, VA
Posted 2 months ago
Job offer closed
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