Quality Engineer

Maxar Technologies
Longmont, 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 a Quality Engineer to join our team to work between our Westminster, CO and Longmont, CO offices with the option for work-from-home up to two days per week.

In this role, you will review products prior to delivery, ensuring they meet or exceed Product Specification.

Life with Us:

There is a reason we boast awards like Best Employer, Best Place to work, Top employer, candidate experience winner. Our strength is in our people. Each team member makes a unique contribution to our collective mission. So we recognize that with best in class benefits like:

Career growth opportunities

Family friendly benefits like maternity and paternity leave, adoption reimbursement, flexible hours, hybrid work options

Program to help you grow like tuition reimbursement, hackathons, and career development

Student loan repayment

“Generous” time off

Plus everything you’d expect from a leading employer such as a matching and immediately vest 401K plan, robust insurance coverage, medical, dental and vision, etc.

Your Project: Whether it is imagery, raster or vector data, the Quality and Delivery team ensures all products meet or exceed both internal requirements and customer expectations. In this role, you will be responsible for performing Quality Control on a wide range of geospatial products.

Your Career: 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.

What you'll do day-to-day:

Review products prior to delivery, ensuring they meet or exceed Product Specification.

Ensure that quality standards are being met on all Maxar geospatial products

Provide timely quality assessments

Partner with other teams in the Operations department to meet quarterly revenue goals

Other duties as assigned

Minimum requirements for this position:

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

Minimum Of 2 Years Of Geospatial Work Experience

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

Proficiency with imagery, DTM/DSM, and vector products

Must be willing to be on-call typically once every six to seven weeks - when you are "on-call" you are paid salary plus shift differential pay

Additional volunteer on-call opportunities available during holidays with additional pay

Must be willing to travel to two different work locations - Westminster and Longmont

These skills would be preferred:

Experience with Unix/Linux at the command line

Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite of products

Ability to support time-sensitive requirements

Advanced knowledge of ArcGIS and Global Mapper

Geospatial production background

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.