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Maxar in Ypsilanti, Michigan has a long history of research and development in the field of signal and image processing. Our projects range from scientific computing to full-stack development and 3D visualization. The work we do is challenging, innovative, and rewarding. We are seeking students interested in learning and applying software skills as a contributor to a number of growing programs.

Expected start: April 2023

Expected hours: 10 hours per week

You will be integrated into a project team, receiving mentoring and guidance from current team members. You will be exposed to the technology and tools that we employ in developing our software applications which may include:

  • Algorithm development in MATLAB, Python, C++ or Java

  • Working at the pixel level to form image products

  • Finding and improving detection of objects

  • Improving software by fixing bugs, automated test scripts, memory/speed optimizations

  • Developing tools to view or analyze outputs, benchmark, or measure quality

  • Full stack development, Web apps/WebGL, database queries

Requirements Qualifications:

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with an ability to obtain a Top Secret security clearance

  • Currently pursuing a degree in a relevant software or engineering field

  • Ability to work on-site

Desired Qualifications:

  • Able to work a minimum of 20 hours a week

  • Experience with C++ or Java, OOP

  • Version control: Git (GitHub, GitLab, or Bitbucket)

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:

$21.27 - $35.44 hourly.


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, Ypsilanti, MI
Posted 10d ago
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