Automated Test Developer - Python

US - DC - Washington, US - GA - Atlanta, US - MA - Boston, US - MA - Marlborough, US - OH - Cleveland Ref #7710 03-Dec-2020

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 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 the 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 as part of a team responsible for designing and implementing software solutions to creatively and efficiently tackle unique and sophisticated needs for the satellite communication ground system development and integration.

This position will work on overall systems integration at Viasat with tremendous visibility across hardware, software, and integration teams. Additionally, you will develop and support automated test software and scripting. Part of your role will be DevOps focused in a test automation function that may include some on-call work.

  • 5+ years' work experience working with python
  • 2+ years' experience developing software for test automation
  • Strong interpersonal skills (both written and oral) and a proven track record working with partners at all levels of an organization
  • Be able to support East Coast hours
  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM field, or related work experience
  • Java and Linux experience
  • DevOps experience
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Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:

BA/BS or equivalent experience

Years of experience:

5-8 years


Up to 10%


US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status required



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