New Graduate - Software Engineer I (Batch of 2019)

India - Chennai Ref #2574 14-Mar-2019

Job description

Software Engineer I

Software Engineering Positions at Viasat!

Looking for an environment that encourages collaboration where you’ll contribute fresh ideas? Join the development team that is designing, developing and testing commercial global broadband wireless systems!  You may get an opportunity of working in the DevOps model with hardware, software, networking and IT design engineers to keep global communication infrastructure running.

How Viasat innovates: 
Satellite technology - Guinness World Record holder for highest capacity communication satellite.
In-flight Wi-Fi connectivity – presently streaming Amazon Prime and Netflix on providers like JetBlue and United Airlines
Residential broadband service – Exede internet.
Secure communication services - trusted encryption and networking solutions (government, military, critical infrastructure & utilities).

What you could do:
Embedded Linux software development for TCP/IP networking & wireless communication systems.
Distributed enterprise software applications.
Web & mobile application engineering.
System infrastructure development; scripting & automation.

Bachelor’s or Masters degree in Computer Science, Electronics & Communication, IT or related fields
Exposure or desire to work with any of the following; C/C++, Java, Python, Splunk and many more in Software Development or Test Automation
Experience with or desire to learn Linux
Ability to travel up to 10%
Open to work in Chennai, Tamil Nadu
Preferences Previous internship experience is a plus

About Viasat: | NASDAQ: VSAT
Viasat, we are a global broadband services and technology company headquartered in Carlsbad, California in US with additional operations across the U.S. and worldwide. We deliver and protect information – when and where it is needed most – with our trusted communications ground systems, infrastructure, and services.
Our more than 5,500 global team members are dedicated to do what others in the industry view as impossible. We imagined and launched the world's highest capacity communications satellite and continue to set the standard in developing technologies that address global broadband challenges and ensure a better way for our customers to stay connected.
Viasat was founded by three engineers, Mark Dankberg, Mark Miller, and Steve Hart.  Dankberg is the Chairman and CEO, and Miller and Hart are Chief Technology Officers.
Viasat was incorporated in 1986 and is headquartered in California.
Viasat began trading as a public company on the NASDAQ Stock Market in December 1996 under the symbol VSAT.
Over 5,500 employees worldwide.
FY18 Revenue $1.6Bn

Additional requirements

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

0-1 years


Up to 10%


Indian Citizenship required



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