Software Engineer

Added: February 9, 2024
Maxar is seeking a Software Engineer to join a team focused on the development and enhancement of software with a corresponding Application Program Interface (API) and Software Development Kit (SDK), capable of being integrated into existing Electronic Light Tables (ELTs) such as ArcGIS Pro, QGIS, and QT Modeler.

Our customer requires more robust tools for viewshed (i.e., the geographical area visible from a location), and point to point line-of-sight analyses over large scales, from multiple viewing angles, that incorporate multiple high-resolution data types. You’ll be a key member of a small, geographically dispersed team, working to advance capabilities for users throughout the US Government.

Required Qualifications:

US citizen, residing in the United States

Willingness to undergo HSPD-12 background check process

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technology fields

Expert in C++ programming language

10+ years of experience in the technology field

Version control experience in Git (GitHub, GitLab, BitBucket)

Experience in algorithm development

Experience working with GPUs

Experience with CUDA

Familiarity with concepts such as: terrain analysis, point clouds, and 3D data

Desired Qualifications:

TS/SCI security clearance


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.