At Blue Marble Geographics, we are as committed to excellence as we are to your opportunity to make a difference - you'll be a part of a company that takes pride in its achievements, knowing that customers benefit from the products we develop. We invite you to learn about the opportunity to contribute to our team.

C++ Geospatial LiDAR Software Developer

Job Description

Blue Marble is recruiting developers for a new R&D team focused on LiDAR, 3D and cutting-edge geospatial data-processing. This team of developers will work with our Global Mapper architect and CTO to expand our IP and development in these areas. We are recruiting a C++ developers with point cloud processing skills in 2D and 3D Engine Development, geospatial and big data processing (ie; massive data point clouds and real world terrain modeling) who shares our passion for the space and how it can be applied to the business world.

Selected candidates will be involved in the architecting and development of our next generation software engine. This is a highly focused small team development project with many known and unknown technical hurdles.

This could be a remote employee position but candidates interested in relocated to Maine are welcome as well and relocation expenses can be part of the package.

We are looking for someone that:

  • Has at least 3 years of experience in C++ software development.
  • Writes clean, well-organized and properly documented code.
  • Thrives on complex technical challenges and is always eager to learn the latest technologies.

You will be measured on:

  • The quality and efficiency of your code. Your code will have to be efficient and effective at handling the problems we are trying to solve.
  • Speed. To keep up you'll need to be productive, proactive and get products completed quickly.
  • Your ability to work with others. We are working towards the same goals and we want people that will get along well with us.

A few reasons why you will love working for Blue Marble:

  • You will have autonomy to do incredible things.
  • You will have the chance to expand your knowledge of new cutting-edge technologies while solving real-world problems.
  • Your success will be recognized and appreciated.

And a few reasons why you might hate it:

  • You don't want to get your hands dirty. This is a hands-on coding and architecting role.
  • You'll have to be a smart decision maker, rather than a passive player waiting for the next assignment.

General Requirements

Required 3 or more years experience working with Visual C++ in a Windows environment. Experience with MFC, .NET technologies and Java is a plus. Preferred experience with GIS and LiDAR and/or advanced 2d/3d mathematical geodesy processes. Preferred knowledge of Microsoft VC++ (2010, 2012, 2013, 2015), with MFC and the .NET framework. Additional cross platform development skills using the GNU C compiler, or experience with the Qt toolkits are also appreciated.

Education Requirements

Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, GIS or equivalent experience required.


Fully covered health insurance, paid vacation, profit sharing, 401k, casual attire. Fun casual atmosphere. Excellent flexibility with a varied and challenging workload.

Additional Requirements

Cover Letter is required, apply by email to Passport required. *** Please specify salary requirements and LiDAR Developer Position in cover letter ***

Contact Information

HR Administrator

Cover letter is required, apply by email only. Blue Marble Geographics is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Blue Marble Geographics
22 Carriage Lane
Hallowell, Maine 04347 U.S.A.

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