Technical Lead - .Net, C#, Visual Studio

India - Chennai Ref #8806 28-Apr-2021

Job description

Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we are on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We are the company behind the world’s fastest satellite internet service, with technology that is 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 are growing rapidly and looking for hardworking, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You will 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 first truly global Internet Service Provider.

Viasat was founded in 1986. Today, we have over 5600 employees globally and in the year ending March 2018, our revenues were ~$2.3 Billion.

Job Responsibilities
Work with a world class team developing and deploying new technologies on a cutting-edge network. You will design, develop, and deploy new and innovative technology into a service provider network. Viasat’s unique position as a service provider and equipment manufacturer allows you to experience the whole life cycle of software development – all the way from design to deployment.

You will be a member of the software team that is involved in the Common Core Application Framework (CCAF). CCAF is an Enterprise Test Automation Software Framework which seeks to solve common test issues across Viasat, not simply in production test. An additional design goal of the CCAF is to simplify the experience for end users (operators of test equipment, technicians improving test throughput, and engineers developing test software). Our team enjoys working closely with each other utilizing an agile development methodology. Priorities can change quickly, but our team members are able to stay ahead to delight every one of our customers whether they are internal or external to Viasat. We are searching for candidates who enjoy working with people and have a technical mind that excels when being challenged.

Required Skills:
- 8 to 10 years of software engineering experience in .NET and C# with strong emphasis on software architecture and design.
- Experience with network programming and concurrent/multithreaded programming.
- Experience with Visual Studio.
- Experience with RF equipment / instrumentation.
- Experience with Nuget, Git, JIRA, Crucible Fisheye and Artifactory
- Experience with telecom/networking/satellite/wireless communications.
- Experience building CI/CD pipeline and automated software deployments.
- Agile and DevOps experience.
- Strong oral and written communication skills.
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related Engineering Disciplines.
- Up to 10% of travel.

Preferred Skills:
- Experience with National Instruments Test Stand.
- Experience with Pacific Mind Works' Nimbus Driver Studio is a plus.

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Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:

BA/BS or equivalent experience

Years of experience:

8-15 years


Up to 10%


Indian Citizenship required



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