DevOps Engineer

Netherlands - Amsterdam Ref #11543 08-Mar-2022

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

  • Proactively propose solutions to ensure business continuity.
  • Understand and analyze user and system requirements as input for the infrastructure and sw development.
  • Build and maintain scalable and secure solutions for next-generation software-defined networks.
  • Collaborate with Product Managers, Software Engineers and project stakeholders to deliver products with quality, on time and in line with a defined scope.
  • Deliver maintainable, robust and testable code.
  • Share knowledge and collaborate with other developers and network engineers across the business.
  • Support the production of documentation as needed.


  • 5 years’ experience in software engineering and development
  • Knowledge of apps deployment and support using containers, Docker, Kubernetes 
  • Software development skills in Python, C++, or similar
  • Technical knowledge of network components (e.g. routers, switches,etc.) and how they operate
  • Experience in infrastructure automation and scripting using tools such as Ansible
  • Proficient with software development tools such as git, DevOps frameworks such as Jenkins, etc.
  • Proficient communication skills in English



  • Master or Bachelor Degree in engineering, Information Technology or a related field of study or equivalent experience
  • Familiarity with cloud services and technologies – AWS & Google Cloud
  • Experience designing and developing for continuous integration & delivery environments (CI/CD)
  • Understanding of IPv4/v6 routing and switching, advanced network communication protocols such as BGP, OSPF, MPLS, GRE, VxLAN, EVPN, IPSec, VPN, Multicast
  • Knowledge of Juniper, Arista, Cisco, and Fortinet network gear
  • EU Citizenship
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Additional Requirements and Information

Minimum Education
BA/BS or equivalent experience
Years of Experience
3-5 years
Up to 10%
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