Antenna Engineering University Grad

US - GA - Atlanta Ref #3369 12-Jul-2019

Job description

Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We're the company behind the world's fastest satellite internet service, with technology that's helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide.  

We're growing rapidly and looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You'll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning, and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth. Our team is fearless in pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world's first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today.

Job Responsibilities

In this role you will work in the development of advanced ground and space antenna systems to advance the art of satellite and terrestrial communications. You will produce concepts and perform design, analysis, modeling, and testing of various types of antenna components and antenna systems. You will also have significant involvement with antenna components, waveguide arrays, waveguide structures, reflector antennas and feeds. You will take designs from the conceptual drawing board into the implementation of building and testing the finished product. If you have the flexibility to perform in a dynamic work environment and have a strong personal ownership of your work you will do well in this role.


  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Electrical Engineering
  • Previous experience pr exposure with Antenna Design and FEM Simulation (ANSYS HFSS, ADS, or CST)
  • Antenna Design or Electromagnetics coursework
  • Ability to travel up to 10%

  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Previous cooperative or intern experience in a relevant industry job or research group experience in the Electrical Engineering department of the college or university
  • Exposure and some experience using 3D full wave electromagnetic simulation tools such as HFSS and/or CST
  • Previous experience with GRASP for reflector analysis

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Additional requirements

Minimum education:


Years of experience:

0-1 years


Up to 10%


US Citizenship Required



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