Software Engineer Intern

US - CA - Carlsbad, US - MA - Remote Ref #8401 24-Mar-2021

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 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

Responsibilities include understanding customer requirements, design, development, and deployment of rich, innovative applications.

Flexibility to work among different project teams dedicated to:

  • Customer-focused solutions
  • Enterprise software applications
  • Web applications
  • Workflow engines
  • Automation


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience with software development, debugging or troubleshooting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to commit to a 10-12 week summer internship


  • Full-stack experience
  • Experience with:
    • Programming languages such as Python, Java, JavaScript, C/C++
    • Cloud platforms such as AWS (EC2, ECS, RDS, etc.)
    • Web service technologies such as Django, NGINX, Celery, ReactJS
    • CI/CD and relevant technologies such as Docker, Jenkins, Amazon ECS, Kubernetes
    • Machine learning 
    • Software architecture / design patterns
    • Visualization / ELK Stack

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Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:

High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:

0-1 years


Up to 10%



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