DigitalGlobe Software Development Engineer in Herndon, Virginia

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We’re building the future of satellite imagery processing: a new way to explore the world by harnessing the information that can be extracted from our pictures. Powered by users, developers and a little help from AWS, the DigitalGlobe Geospatial Big Data Platform (GBDX) processes massive amounts of imagery and turns it into valuable insights via remote sensing, Big Data and machine learning techniques. We’re looking for mid-range developers to help support us in this endeavor with the following role:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of Java web application development with focus on consuming and producing RESTful APIs

  • Experience with Python and JavaScript

  • Proactive, attentive and enthusiastic work ethic to ensure timely delivery of high-quality results

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills

  • History of working in fast-paced agile software development teams

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Capable of integrating with geospatial data and applications

  • Experience with the following technologies:

  • Containerization:

  • Docker

  • Kubernetes

  • Indexing services:

  • ElasticSearch

  • Apache Solr

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS):

  • ECS

  • Lambda

  • EC2

  • S3

  • Able to construct scalable & reliable systems

We expect candidates to quickly familiarize themselves with our ecosystem and perform these duties:

  • Integrate new functionality and additional services into the system

  • Create new system workflows to leverage and extend our existing capabilities

  • Augment system scalability, security and performance

  • Implement automated unit, integration and system tests

DigitalGlobe and Radiant solutions offer 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.

DigitalGlobe is a leading provider of commercial high-resolution earth observation and advanced geospatial solutions that help decision makers better understand our changing planet in order to save lives, resources and time. Sourced from the world’s leading constellation, our imagery solutions deliver unmatched coverage and capacity to meet our customers’ most demanding mission requirements. Each day customers in defense and intelligence, public safety, civil agencies, map making and analysis, environmental monitoring, oil and gas exploration, infrastructure management, navigation technology, and providers of location-based services depend on DigitalGlobe data, information, technology and expertise to gain actionable insight.

DigitalGlobe is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.