ViaSat, Inc. Intern - Software Engineer in San Diego, California

Intern - Software Engineer

14653BR

San Diego, CA

Job Responsibilities

Become a personal contributor in our mission to connect the world. ViaSat Software Engineers innovate in an environment that encourages collaboration while challenging the status quo. Join the industry leader in satellite communication and technology and take control of your professional pathway.

Our culture empowers us to do the right thing and explore technology that will benefit people across the globe. It is uniquely ViaSat and, intentionally, not like any other company.

This is your opportunity to work hands-on throughout the summer and see your projects put into production! You will gain great exposure to content experts along the way, who are easily accessible and offer valuable insight. At the end of the summer you will get to show off your accomplishment through presentations you’ve developed for our Founders and other key leaders. We provide a fun and thriving working environment where you can learn from our immensely talented and hard-working employees.

ViaSat Impact:

  • Residential broadband service – over 700K customers and growing

  • ViaSat Satellite technology holds the Guinness World Record for highest capacity communication satellite

  • Our in-flight Wi-Fi connectivity is presently streaming Amazon Prime and Netflix on providers like JetBlue and United Airlines

  • Secure communication services - trusted encryption and networking solutions (government, military, critical infrastructure & utilities)

Flexibility to work among different project teams dedicated to:

  • Web & mobile application engineering

  • Data analytics & cloud application engineering

  • Distributed enterprise software applications

  • System infrastructure development; scripting, automation, data visualization & dashboarding

  • Cybersecurity software & systems engineering

Requirements

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Math, and/or a related field

  • Exposure or desire to work with any of the following; Java, Python, JavaScript, Hadoop, MapReduce, SQL, Postrgres, C/C++ and many more

  • Experience with or desire to learn Linux

  • Able to commit to a 10-12 week internship

Preferences

  • Previous internship experience is a plus

Our Carlsbad, CA office is just 30 minutes north of San Diego and 5 minutes from the beach. We know there is more to life than work, and with full gym access, volleyball/basketball courts and meal services onsite, you’ll never want to leave our beautiful campus. You can also reach out to help others in the community by being involved in our VPartners program.

If you don’t want to spend your summer job-shadowing and getting coffee for people, apply for your internship with ViaSat. Our internships are well-rounded with hands on experience, guidance from leaders in the industry, continued education and really exciting events. Please take a minute to submit your resume. We will let you know once we’ve received it and will follow up with you if there is a possible match. This could be the start of something amazing!

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ViaSat is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for certain positions. For positions requiring U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status, verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment.