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ViaSat Inc. is a communications company based in Carlsbad, California, with additional operations across the United States and worldwide. ViaSat is a provider of high-speed satellite broadband services and secure networking systems covering military and commercial markets. ViaSat is ranked on the SpaceNews Top 50 space companies and is also included on the Defense News list of Top 100 defense companies. ViaSat owns and operates Exede Internet, a satellite Internet provider for over 657,000 households. ViaSat launched its satellite, ViaSat-1, in 2011, and its second satellite, ViaSat-2, will launch in Q1 2017. ViaSat was co-founded in May 1986 by Mark Dankberg, Mark Miller and Steve Hart. Mark Dankberg became chief executive officer and Mark Miller and Steve Hart became chief technical officers. ViaSat received venture capital financing of $300,000 from Southern California Ventures. In December of 1996, ViaSat had its initial public offering(IPO). The company offered $20 million in stock to the public, leaving the founders with 28 percent of the company and venture capital backers with 20 percent. The acquisition of the satellite networking business of Scientific-Atlanta for $75 million in cash in 2000 helped ViaSat to focus on providing technology for interactive services to businesses. ViaSat launched a spin-off company, TrellisWare Technology, in 2000. The self-funded company focuses on solutions for ground communications problems.

100 jobs at ViaSat

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Cybersecurity Analyst - Threat Hunter

The ideal candidate will be intricately involved in running analytical experiments in a methodical m...

Posted 4 days ago

  •   Telecommunications

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NOC Technician
ViaSatCarlsbad, CA 92008 and 1 other locations

Searching for an NOC Technician with experience in technical, customer service role dealing with tec...

Posted 4 days ago

  •   Less than 5 years exp.  •  Technology

Software & Cloud Engineer
ViaSatBryan, TX and 1 other locations

Design and implement architectures for creating and provisioning a dynamic cloud-based architecture...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   5 - 7 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Software Engineer

We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer in C/C++ or Python. We are looking for ambitious...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   Less than 5 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Software Engineer (Data Scientist)

Growing rapidly and looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect th...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   Less than 5 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Software Project Engineer

Interface across project teams, helping them define use cases, requirements, and trade-offs. As a c...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   5 - 7 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Software Systems Architect

Your solutions will be interacting with a complex and dynamic SATCOM networking system and cloud ena...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   5 - 7 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Sr. Program Control Analyst

Play a critical role by supporting the planning, tracking, analysis and reporting of various types o...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   11 - 15 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

System Integration and Test Engineer

You'll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and contin...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   Less than 5 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

System Integration and Test Engineer (Lead)

You will interface and collaborate with system, software, and hardware engineers as new capabilities...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   11 - 15 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

System Integration Engineer - Global Mobile Broadband

Primary responsibility is to guide successful transition of products through all phases of developme...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   8 - 10 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Network Engineer

Demonstrated experience with cutting edge Cisco devices and systems, can provide specific detailed i...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   Less than 5 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Parts, Material, and Process Engineer - Lead

Developing, changing, and maintaining the process and documentation by which parts and materials are...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   8 - 10 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Power Converter Engineer

Looking for an experienced Power Converter/Analogue Design Engineer to join our growing company. In...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   5 - 7 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Product Manager, Senior

Create, find, gather, and brainstorm ideas for new products and product improvements, and from this...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   5 - 7 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Program Manager

Report production program status, issues, risks, and financials to management. Develop and execute p...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   5 - 7 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Program Manager

Overall responsibility for project and program execution through leadership, planning, scheduling, f...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   8 - 10 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Program Manager - Commercial Satellite

Manage execution of multi-faceted satellite based RF communication program involving RF, Digital, AS...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   8 - 10 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Project Engineer

With demonstrated capability in satellite communications and antennas, company's is able to provide...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   11 - 15 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Security Engineer
ViaSatCarlsbad, CA and 3 other locations

Act as a security SME that is able to architect secure solutions alongside engineering teams; clearl...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   5 - 7 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Senior Business Intelligence Engineer

Document, present, and implement best practices in solution delivery and software solution developme...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   11 - 15 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Senior Data Scientist

Exploratory Analysis architect, design, and build data analysis pipelines working with large and com...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   Less than 5 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Senior Program Manager

Provides an opportunity to lead a strategic portfolio of new national security technology programs a...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   8 - 10 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

IT Audit Manager

Manage annual IT scoping, risk assessment, audit scheduling, walkthroughs, testing, testing review...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   5 - 7 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

Manager - Network and Operations Analytics

Analyze large data sets, while finding the truth in data, and develop efficient processes for data a...

Posted 20 days ago

  •   Less than 5 years exp.  •  Telecommunications

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Top Salaries at ViaSat

DevOps Engineer

Average: $90,000

Salary Range: $90K - $90K

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Embedded Software/Firmware Engineer

Average: $104,000

Salary Range: $90K - $125K

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Software Engineer

Average: $104,000

Salary Range: $90K - $125K

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System Integration and Test Engineer

Average: $107,000

Salary Range: $90K - $175K

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Program Manager

Average: $98,750

Salary Range: $90K - $125K

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