The 3D Terrain Senior Staff Software Development Engineer will work directly with Maxar’s 3D Terrain Production team by providing software development services to support the 3D program business portfolio needs. The Senior Staff Software Engineer will be primarily responsible for creating new and innovative solutions to complex and challenging spatial problems. Additional responsibilities will include creating code documentation and coordinating with multiple software development teams. The ideal candidate will have prior experience working with mid and senior level systems engineers in a distributed development environment.
U. S Citizen with the ability to qualify for a DoD SECRET clearance
Possess a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics or information science field.
5+ years of direct software development experience.
3+ years of experience working in controlled software development environment.
Familiarity with AWS and US gov.cloud
Knowledge of image processing and photogrametry
Preferred Skills / Qualifications
Knowledge of machine learning, extensive experience with the development of machine learning algorithms is a plus
Extensive knowledge in a variety of coding languages and syntaxes e.g. C, C++, C#, Python, etc.
Experience developing geospatial/modeling & simulation programs
Experience in commercial gaming engines e.g. Unity, Unreal, etc.
Knowledge of geospatial terrain data products is a plus.
Prior experience using Confluence, DOORS, GIT, and JIRA is a plus. 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.