Systems Test Engineer Intern

US - CA - Carlsbad Ref #13968 11-Feb-2023

Job Description

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the globe communicate. We’re looking for people who think big, act fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.

Job Responsibilities

As an intern of Viasat's fast paced production test engineering team, you will develop test solutions and tooling - supporting commercial Viasat programs, products, and services. Test solutions will vary across RF/Microwave technologies, Power/Digital circuitry, Peripheral interfaces (GPS, Bluetooth, WiFi), and software/firmware/certificate configuration management. Test tooling will support CI/CD pipeline development, regression test automation, and data analysis automation.


  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, Computer Science, or related field

  • Demonstrated ability in integrating hardware and software

  • Experience developing software and automation in Python, C#, LabVIEW, TestStand, C/C++

  • Experience working within multidisciplinary teams

  • Able to commit to a 10-12 week summer internship


  • Previous internship experience

  • Electrical, electronics, and/or RF troubleshooting experience

  • Computer networking experience

  • Git or Perforce experience

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Additional Requirements and Information

Minimum Education
High School Diploma or GED
Years of Experience
0-1 years
Up to 10%
US Citizenship required
Worker Classification
At Viasat, we consider many factors when it comes to compensation, including the scope of the position as well as your background and experience. For United States-based jobs only: The pay range for this position is $19.00 to $70.00 hourly; however, base pay may vary within this range depending on location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Additional cash or stock incentives may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered.  Learn more about Viasat’s comprehensive benefit offerings that are focused on your holistic health and wellness.

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Viasat is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, genetics, age, or veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic.

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