Product Quality Engineer Intern

US - GA - Atlanta Ref #9723 15-Sep-2021

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

Are you the type of person that believes in doing the right thing even when there is an easier path to take? Is your personal motto “Quality First”? If this describes you, you might be a good fit for our  Atlanta Quality Engineering Team!

In this role, you will grow your engineering career as you:

  • Review product yield and field reliability data for trends and provide analysis and recommendations to business
  • Help drive root cause investigations and process improvement efforts as well as create/implement world class quality practices (i.e. Pareto Analysis, Histograms, Cause & Effect Diagrams, Cpk, etc.) and business tools to help streamline this analysis
  • Contribute and provide recommendations to evaluate quality performance of ViaSat products
  • Help coordinate Corrective Action Requests (CARs) and Failure Analysis Requests (FARs) for improvement
  • Conduct and provide analysis on Gage R&R studies
  • Using your strong analytical mind and superior communication skills, you will provide QA technical support on Field reliability issues and Product Yield and Test improvement
  • Helping to continuously improve and optimize existing quality processes


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineer, Electrical Engineer or related field
  • Strong math, statistics and data analysis skills
  • Ability to identify stakeholders, build relationships, and influence others to drive progress
  • Excellent judgement, critical thinking, and decision-making skills, can balance attention to detail with swift execution


  • Some experience in Quality Engineering in support of electronic assemblies including SMT CCAs, Box Build and Test
  • Working knowledge of PLM Tool (Agile) as well as ERP system (i.e. Oracle)
  • Strong computer skills in Microsoft Office Suite including Word, Excel, & Power Point
  • Strong math, statistics and data analysis skills
  • Experience with Six Sigma Methodologies

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Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

0-1 years


Up to 10%


US Citizenship Required

Worker Classification:


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