Antenna Engineer

ViaSat   •  

Duluth, GA

Industry: Networks


5 - 7 years

Posted 361 days ago

  by    Giselle Saatchi

This job is no longer available.

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.

As a successful Antenna Engineer you will be part of a team of experienced individuals developing leading edge satellite communications antenna technologies.  Using your technical skills you will help the team provide the customer with innovative and performing solutions. You will work in a team environment and contribute to a team that involves engineering, product line management, supply chain, contract manufacturers and external suppliers.  If you have the flexibility to perform in a dynamic work environment, have a strong personal ownership of your work, are able to work in a challenging team, then you will do well in this role.


  • 5+ years of proven antenna design, hardware development, and test
  • Experience with design for manufacture of precision microwave assemblies that use high volume manufacturing technologies
  • Experience working in an interdisciplinary environment
  • Knowledge of analytical and programming tools such as CST, ADS, Fortran, HFSS, Mician, MathCad, Ticra, Matlab
  • Hands-on design experience through laboratory testing, system measurements, and troubleshooting skills
  • Experience in leading a small group of engineers in complex projects
  • Bachelors Degree in ElectricalEngineering or similar technical discipline
  • US Government position.  US Citizenship is required.
  • Travel up to 15%


  • Master's Degree in ElectricalEngineering and/or PhD with a focus on Electromagnetics
  • Antenna software skills
  • Circuit design, RF components experience
  • Leadership experience
  • Satellite Communication Systems working knowledge

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.