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MAXAR Geospatial Technician in longmont, Colorado

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Maxar is currently seeking an Imagery Technician to join our team in Longmont, CO. In this role, you will be responsible for the processing of satellite data into a variety of Maxar product offerings, and will be able to adjust accordingly to assist various production teams with surging product demands.

This is a second shift position (6 pm - 2 am).


  • Process orthomosaics with Maxar proprietary software.

  • Gain thorough knowledge of Maxar production procedures and process methods.

  • Ensure product offerings are meeting quality standards.

  • Maintain organized metrics via spreadsheets or databases and be able to report on metrics accordingly.

  • Collaborate with, assist other teams to meet quarterly revenue goals, and provide technical guidance and assistance to internal personnel as required.

  • Identify and occasionally develop improvements in efficiency, quality, and risk reduction.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen with active Secret security clearance.

  • Requires on of the following education/experience combinations:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Geography, GIS, or geospatial field and 1+ year related experience.

  • Associate’s Degree in Geography, GIS, or geospatial field and 2+ years' related experience.

  • High school diploma with a minimum of 3+ years of related experience in Geography, GIS, or geospatial field.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Complete understanding of digital ortho map compilation and quality control.

  • Experience working with Image Processing/Remote Sensing software.

  • Knowledge of a variety of operating systems including Windows and Linux.

  • Ability to troubleshoot software and hardware problems.

  • Ability to balance attention-to-detail with volume.

  • Ability to follow oral and written instructions and communicate effectively with the team, management, and internal customers.

  • Demonstrate enthusiasm, dedication, and commitment, with a strong work ethic.

  • History of building positive relationships, internally and externally.


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.

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.

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.