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Radiant Solutions has an immediate opening in our McLean, VA location for a Senior-Level Geospatial Web Application Developer.


The Company:


Maxar Technologies Ltd. (formerly MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd.) is a leading global provider of advanced space technology solutions for commercial and government markets including satellites, Earth imagery, geospatial data and analytics. As a trusted partner, Maxar Technologies provides unmatched end-to-end advanced systems capabilities and integrated solutions expertise to help our customers anticipate and address their most complex mission critical challenges with confidence. With more than 6,500 employees in 21 locations, the Maxar Technologies portfolio of commercial space brands includes SSL, MDA, DigitalGlobe and Radiant Solutions. Every day, millions of people rely on Maxar Technologies to communicate, share information and data, and deliver insights that empower a better world. Maxar trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange and New York Stock Exchange as MAXR. For more information visit


Radiant Solutions provides multi-source data collection, enrichment, and analytic capabilities that reveal unique geospatial information and insights where and when it matters most. Our purpose is to help national security and commercial organizations understand and navigate our changing planet. No company has such strong roots in geospatial with our level of scale and a strong commercial mindset. MDA Information Systems, RadiantBlue, DigitalGlobe Intelligence Solutions, and HumanGeo are well known for delivering innovative capabilities across the entire geospatial intelligence value chain. Our combined team of over 1,000 aerospace engineers, geospatial analysts, weather and ocean experts, software developers, data scientists, and DevOps engineers apply disruptive technology and our unique intellectual property to both national security and commercial problems. Radiant Solutions is divided into three mission areas: Sensor and Ground Modernization, Data to Insight and Agile Intelligence.  



To be qualified, you must be a US Citizen and have an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance.




General Summary

This position will support cutting edge methodologies and tool development.  The individual will be responsible for the development, deployment, and maintenance of a variety of customized web mapping applications.  Our developers support a team of analysts with the development of applications that seek to help with visualization, data structuring and capture, and geoprocessing tools and models.  The individual will need to be able to multitask well, providing ad hoc support on a wide variety of applications with frequently changing requirements to respond to changing mission needs.



  • Partnering with analysts to craft requirements and design of geospatial web applications. 
  • End-to-end development of web applications supporting a variety of geospatial methodologies. 
  • Keeping system operational and current with security requirements and up to date technologies. 


Required Qualifications:

  • US Citizen with active TS/SCI with Polygraph
  • Expert level experience -- Bachelor's degree with 12 years of experience or Master's degree (with 10 years of experience) in Computer Science, Geography, Science-related fields, OR General experience with ESRI and other geospatial software and methodologies
  • Experience developing JavaScript and Flex-based geospatial applications
  • Experience using ArcGIS Server
  • Familiarity with Open Source geospatial tools
  • Familiarity with the ETL process and back-end development 

Other Key Skills/Qualifications Include:

  • Experience with RDBMS, like Oracle, MSSQL, Postgres, etc.
  • Experience with Linux
  • AWS
  • Python and bash scripting languages