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Software Engineer

Software Engineer

ID 
2017-1685
# of Openings 
1
Job Location 
US-VA-Reston
Posted Date 
3/7/2017

More information about this job

Overview

Radiant Solutions has an immediate opening for a Software Engineer in Reston, VA. This is a full-time customer-site position providing support to a US Government agency. 

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 www.maxar.com.

 

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.  

 

 

Radiant Solutions offers an excellent comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, life, and short/long-term disability insurance, vacation and sick leave, 401(k) retirement plan, flexible spending account and tuition assistance. Radiant Solutions is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

To be qualified, candidate must be a US Citizen and have an active TS/SCI Clearance with a CI Poly.

 

Responsibilities

General Summary

  • Interact with national databases and turn analytical workflows into transitional tools/code
  • Integrate tools/code into existing/future analytical systems
  • Develop visualizations

Qualifications

 

Essential Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • 6 years of experience
  • Experience in software design, implementation and integration
  • Experience developing analytical tools and/or systems
  • Significant Java experience
  • Experience programming against national database APIs
  • Experience working C2S or other cloud environments
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent problem solving skills

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience developing user interfaces
  • Experience with Python and JavaScript
  • Experience leveraging data mining algorithms (e.g., Weka)
  • Experience developing geospatial web-based production tools

To be qualified, candidate must be a US Citizen and have an active TS/SCI Clearance with CI Poly