DigitalGlobe Software Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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Full Lifecycle Software Development

Looking for a Software Engineer that can join our project team to develop application software. They must be able to contribute to the team as follows:

  • Lead the requirements analysis and design for software applications or sub-components.

  • Code or maintain software applications or sub-components from specifications.

  • Follow established software development process.

  • Create appropriate process artifacts including: requirements documentation, design documentation, and test plans.

  • Test applications as identified in the development methodology, and create necessary documentation.


  • Expert knowledge of OO development theory and associated methodologies

  • BS in Computer Science or related discipline and 2-7 years of experience or an MS in Computer Science or related discipline and 1-5 years of experience, or demonstrates knowledge or requirements for the position

  • Excellent understanding of coding methods and best practices

  • C++ or Java programming

  • Excellent Math and Physics skills

  • Ability to take direction from senior team members and give direction and mentorship to junior team members

  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment

Above average oral and written communication skills to include active listening

MAXAR Technologies offers a generous compensation package including a competitive salary; choice of medical plan; dental, life, and disability insurance; a 401(K) plan with competitive company match; paid holidays and paid time off.

We are a vertically integrated, new space economy story, including segments across the value continuum for every moment leading up to and following launch. We lead in satellite communications (building and operating), ground infrastructure, Earth observation, advanced analytics, insights from machine learning, next-generation propulsion, space robotics, on-orbit servicing, on-orbit assembly, and protection of space assets through cybersecurity and monitoring of space systems. By integrating our leading-edge capabilities, we provide innovative, cost-effective solutions, value for customers, and thus unlock the multiplier effect of our combined businesses.