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Software Engineer Intern - Full Stack



Software Engineering
Duluth, GA, USA
Posted on Tuesday, November 14, 2023
About us

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we’re on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the globe communicate. We’re looking for people who think big, act fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.

What you'll do

As a Software Engineer Intern you will perform full-cycle software development work as a member of a team on various projects. The work of this team focuses on developing and supporting a Satellite ground station monitoring and control system. An ideal candidate will have the knowledge and desire to support work the design, implementation, integration, and test of application software. 

The day-to-day

  • Developing new software features for our Monitor and Control systems
  • Automating testing of our Monitor and Control systems

What you'll need

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related subject area
  • Hands-on development experience with Python, and/or Javascript

  • Ability to commit to a 10-12 week internship
  • US Citizenship or Permanent Resident status required


What will help you on the job

  • Experience with distributed application development

  • Knowledge of virtualization and experience with virtualization tools highly desired

  • Continuous Integration & development (CI/CD) experience

  • Working knowledge using Ansible playbook based SW/system deployment

  • Experience with Monitoring & Control of sensors and devices

Salary range

$21 - $66 / hourly

At Viasat, we consider many factors when it comes to compensation, including the scope of the position as well as your background and experience. Base pay may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Additional cash or stock incentives may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. Learn more about Viasat’s comprehensive benefit offerings that are focused on your holistic health and wellness at
EEO statement

Viasat is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, genetics, age, or veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic. If you would like to request an accommodation on the basis of disability for completing this on-line application, please click here.