Software Engineer - Embedded Development

US - MD - Germantown Ref #4470 11-Nov-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 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

You will lead the software development effort for a space-based payload software effort.  This person will be responsible for software requirements, architecture flow-down to SW sub-elements, design/implementation, and integration/sell-off to the customer, as well as rolling up SW status/schedule/execution to program management.

Requirements
  • Years of Experience: 5+
  • Education: BS (CS, CE, EE) or related work experience
  • Real-time application software
  • C, C++ is needed for the role
  • Bandwidth allocation is also key
Preferences
  • Satcom related experience, VX Works
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Additional requirements

Minimum education:

BA/BS or equivalent experience

Years of experience:

5-8 years

Travel:

Up to 10%

Citizenship:

US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status required

Clearance:

None

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