Antenna and Microwave Engineer

11 - 15 years experience  •  Networks

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/17/18 by Giselle Saatchi
Duluth, GA
11 - 15 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 03/17/18 Giselle Saatchi

Enhancing communication all around the globe…our customers range from Commercial to Government making us complex, yet flexible in meeting the world’s communication needs. This is a unique opportunity to work with our talented engineers building the next generation of advanced communications products and systems. ViaSat is looking for a creative, highly motivated, and innovative Antenna Engineer to work at the forefront of what makes us successful. Join us building the next generation of advanced communications products and systems.

In this role you will work individually within a group of other A&M engineers developing leading edge satellite communications antennas. You will produce concepts and perform design, analysis, modeling, and testing of various types of antenna components and antenna systems, with emphasis on reflector antennas, multi-band feeds and dichroic surfaces.? You will take designs from the conceptual drawing board into the implementation of building and testing the finished product.? If you have the flexibility to perform in a dynamic work environment and have a strong personal ownership of your work?you will do well in this role.? Sound interesting? Read on…


  • 10+years antenna design experience
  • Experience designing S, C, X, Ku, and Ka-band optics, reflectors, and multi-band feeds
  • Bachelors Degree in ElectricalEngineering
  • US Government position.  US Citizenship is required.
  • Travel up to 15%


  • Master's Degree in ElectricalEngineering
  • Experience designing monopulse tracking feeds
  • Experience designing high-power feeds
  • Experience designing low-PIM antenna systems
  • Knowledge of analytical and programming tools such as CHAMP, GRASP, Matlab, HFSS, Mician, MathCad
  • Hands-on design experience through laboratory testing, system measurements, and troubleshooting skills

Located in the heart of the Southeast, our Duluth, GA office offers culture, southern hospitality and cutting edge technology. It’s just a stone’s throw from Atlanta where you can enjoy the local sports teams, theater and cultural events, but far enough away that you can savor a more rural countryside – the best of both worlds.

Drive your career to ViaSat where every day you know your expertise makes a difference to the company, your team and our customers! If you are excited by this opportunity, submit your resume. It only takes a few minutes and could start you on your new path to a fulfilling career at ViaSat. 

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