Image Analyst

Westminster, CO
Added: March 26, 2024
Maxar Intelligence is a provider of secure, precise, geospatial intelligence. We deliver disruptive value to government and commercial customers to help them monitor, understand and navigate our changing planet. Our unique approach combines decades of deep mission understanding and a proven commercial and defense foundation to deploy solutions and deliver insights with unrivaled speed, scale and cost effectiveness. We are hiring immediately for an Image Analyst to join our team in Westminster, CO.

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:

Work-life balance to include flexible working opportunities and 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, and 401(k).

Responsibilities and Duties

In this role, you will be responsible for the processing of satellite data into a variety of Maxar product offerings and will be able to adjust accordingly to assist various production teams with surging product demands. You will have a complete understanding of digital ortho map compilation and quality control as well as knowledge of photogrammetric, image processing, and GIS software. You will identify areas for improvement to increase overall efficiency and quality, as well as effectively communicate and collaborate with various teams around the company.

What you'll do day-to-day

Process orthomosaics with Maxar proprietary software

Gain thorough knowledge of Maxar production procedures and process methods

Ensure product offerings are meeting quality standards

Maintain organized metrics via spreadsheets or databases and be able to report on metrics accordingly

Collaborate with, assist other teams to meet quarterly revenue goals, and provide technical guidance and assistance to internal personnel, as required

Identify and occasionally develop improvements in efficiency, quality, and risk reduction

Qualifications And Skills

Must be a U.S. citizen, with current or ability to obtain U.S. government clearance

Bachelor’s degree in geography, GIS, geospatial, or related field. Four additional years of experience may be substituted for a degree

Ability to accommodate weekend rotation work, including some evening shift rotations

Position is a first shift, typically 8-4 or 9-5 with some weekend rotation (about every 7 weeks)

These skills would be amazing

Complete understanding of digital ortho map compilation and quality control

Experience working with Image Processing/Remote Sensing software

Knowledge of a variety of operating systems including Windows and Linux

Ability to troubleshoot software and hardware problems

Ability to balance attention to detail with volume

Ability to follow oral and written instructions and communicate effectively with the team, management, and internal customers

Demonstrates enthusiasm, dedication, and commitment, with a strong work ethic

History of building positive relationships internally and externally

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.