DevOps Engineer (TS/SCI)

Melbourne, FL
Added: February 9, 2024
Maxar is seeking DevOps Engineers of varying levels of experience to support the development and integration of various intelligence capabilities into a test and subsequently operational environment. You will be a member of a project team responsible for designing and maintaining multiple DevOps pipelines integrating and deploying numerous components into the larger system infrastructure. Deployment will be across multiple networks into hybrid architectures consisting of both local and cloud infrastructures.

Maxar is a leader in the field of signal and image processing. This team is building innovative software using mathematical solutions to support users in the defense and intelligence communities. Maxar's products and services contribute to missions in support of national security, provide expertise used in the latest app technology, support efforts for the health and sustainability of our planet. Now is your chance to amplify your impact, working to solve the world’s most pressing challenges.

As an industry-leading earth observation satellite imagery provider, Maxar unlocks 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.


Work-life balance to include flexible working opportunities and extremely generous time off.

Family-first benefits like adoption reimbursement, pet insurance and mental health resources.

Educational perks such as student loan repayment, paid certifications and tuition reimbursement.

Career growth opportunities including an internal mobility program and leadership training and development.

Diversified healthcare and investment options including multiple medical plans, an HSA and access to our concierge doctor as well as a competitive 401(k) plan.

Principal Responsibilities:

Design, implement and maintain multiple DevOps pipelines.

Implement CD & CI solutions to support rapid development and integration.

Integrate static code analysis and other security mechanisms into pipeline.

Design and apply hybrid deployment strategy (cloud and local virtualized).

Work with software and system engineers to apply automated test and documentation processes.

Troubleshoot and resolve network, automation pipelines, and infrastructure issues.

Build, maintain, and monitor configuration management of release products.

Minimum Requirements:

Must have a current/active TS/SCI and be willing and able to pass a CI polygraph.

Bachelor's degree in Software Engineering or related discipline. 4 years additional experience may be substituted for a degree.

5+ years of Industry related experience.

Experience with source configuration management tools such as Git.

CI & CD development experience with technologies like Bash, Jenkins, or GitLab.

Experience with automated deployment technologies such as Cloud Formation, Ansible, Puppet or Chef.

Cloud Technologies deployment experience.

Open-source application deployments and maintenance.

Custom source application deployments and maintenance.

LINUX system administration experience (RedHat and/or CentOS).

Working knowledge of Linux and Windows operating systems, web services and SQL databases.

Experience working in an Agile environment.

Desired Skills:

Security+ or comparable certification for privileged user access.

Experience with distributed processing methods and tools, such as REST APIs, microservices, IaaS/PaaS services.

Experience developing and deploying web services.

Experience supporting software in a production environment.

Experience with Fortify and/or SonarQube.

Experience in AWS, Azure, and/or GCS.


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.