Software Engineer

US - CO - Englewood, US - TX - Bryan/College Station Ref #1838 17-Nov-2018

Job description

ViaSat, is the premier Ka-band satellite Internet service provider in the U.S., offering affordable broadband Internet access to everyone, regardless of where they live. The consumer broadband service delivers affordable two-way Internet access via satellite to virtually any home or small business, especially the estimated 11.5 million homes not connected to wired networks, such as DSL,cable, and fiber.

Drive your Engineering future with us.  At ViaSat you’ll work with top technical talent who are always striving to stay ahead of the curve. With opportunities to work on a mixture of technologies and projects you’ll be involved in calling the shots on the next great opportunity. Won’t you join our dynamic company where engineers lead the way?

Job Responsibilities

In this role you will, partner with the Software Architect and Systems Analyst in the design, development, coding, testing, debugging and documentation of software applications to satisfy business requirements. You will work with a team lead and other engineers to implement software solutions, perform testing and debugging of these solutions and complete documentation and procedures for installation and maintenance. You will also be responsible for fitting the solution into CI/CD pipelines and actively participate in development of deployment plans.

  • 1 or more years of experience as a Software Engineer
  • Programming experience with one or more hi-level languages (Java, Python, C, C++, etc.) in a Linux development environment
  • Knowledge of distributed software systems concepts
  • Interest in data analysis and interfacing data with applications
  • A desire to troubleshoot complex software and system issues
  • Bachelors' degree in engineering field or equivalent experience
  • Ability/willingness to support occasional travel (up to 10%)

  • SOAP/REST Web Services, XML, and SQL
  • Messaging - Kafka or Apache ActiveMQ
  • UI Development - AngularJS or similar framework
  • CI/CD - Jenkins, Ansible or similar toolset
  • AWS - Serverless, Container Orchestration
  • DevOps - Tracing, Monitoring and Alerting
  • Design Patterns - API, System Integration

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Additional requirements

Minimum education:


Years of experience:

1-3 years


Up to 10%


US Citizenship or Permanent Resident Status required



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