Sr. C++ Software Engineer (TS/SCI)

Melbourne, FL
Added: February 9, 2024
Maxar is currently seeking a Software Engineer to join our growing team in Melbourne, FL or Chantilly, VA.


Take algorithm definitions and prototypes and convert them into robust software applications that run efficiently on large images and are ready for operational environments.

Apply software standards and processes to produce high quality, extensible, and maintainable software packages.

Collaborating with our technical experts to solve issues and iterate to improve efficiency and reduce technical debt

Build and improve on automated test and verification software and tools.

Design robust software systems for integration of existing signal processing tools.

Debug, refactor and reimplement existing software codebases into new systems and on new platforms

Participate in all aspects of the development lifecycle, including planning, requirements development, software design, implementation and build, documentation, testing, deployment and maintenance

Required Qualifications:

US citizenship and a current/active TS/SCI clearance.

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technology fields

8+ years of experience in related fields

Programming skills in C++

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

Experience in implementing software using mathematical solutions

Must be willing to work on-site.

Desired Qualifications:

15+ years programming experience

Software architecture and modern frameworks with C++

Experience With Docker/Kubernetes Or Other Container Platforms

Experience with formal software development methodologies (Agile)

Experience writing software implementing algorithms


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.