Oct 25, 2020

Software Engineer

  • Professional Diversity Network
  • Boston, MA, USA

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 ResponsibilitiesDue to an unexpected employee departure, we now have this exciting opportunity on our Global Broadband Operations team! As a software engineer on the Global Broadband Operations team, you will be working on software that is used everyday by users and future software solutions that solve some of the most pressing problems in the company. One of our goals is to help Viasat scale at a global level by providing software solutions and platforms with a focus on efficiency and collaboration to both internal and external customers.In this position, you will:Design and build creative, customer-focused solutions from the ground upGet direct feedback from users and iterate on productsWork with a team that fully embraces the lean startup methodologyCollaborate with other teams within Viasat to build robust and integrated solutionsHave a big impact and influence on the direction of the products and technology stackEmploy machine learning techniques where Requirements2+years of applicable experienceFamiliar with several programming languages including PythonExperience with software development, debugging and troubleshootingExcellent verbal and written communication skillsBachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and experienceUp to 10% domestic travel PreferencesExperience with:Cloud platforms including AWS (EC2, ECS, RDS, etc.)Web service technologies including Django, NGINX, Celery, ReactJSWorkflow engines such as StackStormCI/CD and relevant technologies such as Docker, Jenkins, Amazon ECS, KubernetesMachine learning Software architectureVisualization / ELK StackTo learn more about this site and other office locations, please click here!

Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:
BA/BS or equivalent experience

Years of experience:
2-4 years

Up to 10%



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