University Grads FAQs


Got questions? We’ve got answers.

  • Who do you hire?
    • Who do you hire? We’re currently looking for revolutionary thinkers, disrupters, and go-getters in the following disciplines*: • Software Engineering/Development • Automation Engineering • UX Design • Data Science • Cloud Engineering • Network Engineering • Information Technology • Cybersecurity • Systems Engineering • Systems Integration and Test Engineering • Electrical Engineering • Hardware Engineering • Radio Frequency and Microwave Engineering • Mechanical Engineering • Operations/Supply Chain • Manufacturing • Quality • Business Development/Sales • Accounting/Finance • Marketing • Legal • Human Resources *Our business needs continue to evolve, so we may have opportunities beyond these disciplines.
  • When is the best time to apply?
    • We do the majority of our university grad recruiting in the fall, but we accept applications for those positions throughout the year.
  • How do I apply?
    • You can either apply through our Careers page, or by visiting us at a University Career Fair, a STEAM event, Grace Hopper conference, or one of the many other events where you can meet us in person.
  • What should I wear for the interview?
    • We have a casual work environment, but we recommend you dress for success during the interview process. What does that mean? Business casual or a suit is appropriate for the interview.
  • Will training be provided?
    • Absolutely! University grads go through Viasat Orientation alongside experienced professionals. Your manager and team will provide on-the-job training, and our Learning and Development department offers continuing professional courses throughout your time at Viasat.

For more FAQs, check out our frequently asked questions for All Professionals page.