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Maxar is seeking to add a solid Back End Developer. We have some amazing talent in all other areas of the development stack, and now we need someone to focus on the back end full time to help us bring our tech stack to life.
Life with Us
The team is currently well-sorted with regard to geospatial tools and techniques, but to round out the team properly we need someone to help accelerate our development timelines.
We're very serious about professional development and continuing education. We offer everyone the opportunity to define their own career trajectory. Our group has some amazing resources at its disposal specifically for this purpose. You will work with your direct supervisor, and/or a mentor, to set appropriate goals and design a plan to help you make consistent progress.
Day-to-day with your colleagues:
Manage Python ETL pipeline and data retrieval processes.
Design schemas and create app-specific databases.
Manage the app's cloud architecture and processing pipelines to ensure our apps are resourced and performant.
Own the REST APIs and support improvements to enable new frontend features.
Must have a current/active TS/SCI clearance with Polygraph
Bachelor's degree in a related field, e.g. Computer Science, Systems Engineering, etc.
Minimum of 2 years of development experience, the majority on the Back End.
Strong Python and/or Java skills!
Recent experience with some of the following technologies:
AWS: EC2, S3, RDS, Lambda, Cloudfront
Containerization: Docker, OpenShift, Kubernetes
Backend: Django, Hug, Flask, Node.js
Data Stores: Elasticsearch, Postgres, MongoDB
Version Control: GitHub or GitLab
Build Tools: Webpack, NPM, Yarn
Understanding of Agile methodologies, specifically frequent, iterative releases that rely on user feedback to refine features over time.
Writing tests using modern testing tools, i.e. Protractor.
Knowledge of Design Thinking principles.
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.
Maxar Technologies Ltd