DevOps Engineer Intern

US - CA - Carlsbad Ref #12762 25-Mar-2023

Job Description

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the globe communicate. We’re looking for people who think big, act fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.

Job Responsibilities

The DevOps Global Enterprise Mobility team is focused on providing solutions to provide a world-class internet connectivity service to various markets (e.g. airline, maritime, etc.). As a member of this team, you will build up a vast knowledge in software development, networking, cloud application engineering, automation, data visualization, and container orchestration. You will be working with various ground breaking technologies at multiple layers of the software stack to design, develop, deploy, and maintain the internet connectivity service.

Our ideal candidate values communication, learning, adaptability, creativity, and ingenuity. They also enjoy working on challenging technical issues and use creative and innovative techniques to develop and automate solutions. In addition, an ideal candidate enjoys working with the operations team by providing support, visualization, and solutions as challenges arise. This team is focused on providing business customers as well as the end users with the best internet connectivity service. In this position you will be an integral part of the DevOps Global Enterprise Mobility team and make meaningful impacts to the internet connectivity service that is in production and used every day. Your responsibilities will range from developing software that is able to scale across multiple markets by creating new products and services while still monitoring and maintaining existing services for the passengers, crew, mechanics, and installers.

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science & Applications, Computer Science and Computer & Systems Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering, Computer Science & Mathematics, Computer Science & Network Security and Math & Computer Science, and/or a related field
  • Experience in one or more language: Java, Python, C/C++, JavaScript, TypeScript
  • Experience with Linux and networking
  • Experience with one or more source control technology: Git, ClearCase, Perforce, Subversion, etc.
  • Solid communication skills and ability to work on a distributed team
  • Ability to learn quickly and creatively solve problems
  • Able to commit to a 10-12 week internship


  • Experience with Automation Technologies: Jenkins, Travis, Puppet, CHEF, Ansible, etc.
  • Experience with Cloud Technologies: AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, etc.
  • Experience with Container Technologies: Docker, Kubernetes
  • Experience with Scrum
  • Previous internship experience is a plus

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Additional Requirements and Information

Minimum Education
High School Diploma or GED
Years of Experience
0-2 years
Worker Classification
At Viasat, we consider many factors when it comes to compensation, including the scope of the position as well as your background and experience. For United States-based jobs only: The pay range for this position is $19.00 to $70.00 hourly; however, base pay may vary within this range depending on location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Additional cash or stock incentives may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered.  Learn more about Viasat’s comprehensive benefit offerings that are focused on your holistic health and wellness.

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