ViaSat, Inc. Systems Engineer in Melbourne, Florida
Location Melbourne, FL
Job Title Systems Engineer
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity working with cutting edge RF technologies? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment where you can make a difference? If so, come join our sensors and communications team as a Systems Engineer and be integral to supporting new and existing military programs. We are developing technology and products that are magnitude better than our competition. The company has been honored for its record of performance by national magazines such as INC, Forbes, and Fortune Small Business.
In this role, you will propose concepts to solve customer problems. You will architect the system along with our customers by leveraging technology assets across ViaSat and our partners. The products and systems you will be defining are in Radar, SIGINT, and communication applications. You will work with interdisciplinary teams including Business Development, Systems, Software, RF circuits, hardware engineers, and others. Sound interesting? Keep reading...
8+ years RF/System experience
3+ years of interfacing with customers
Strong communication skills – both verbal and written. Must be comfortable developing and presenting briefings.
Experience architecting systems to satisfy DoD or Intelligence Community (IC) requirements
Ability to perform systems level analysis
Proposal or applications engineering experience
Able to derive module/box requirements from system level requirements
Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering or related field
US government position. US citizenship required.
Up to 25% travel
Working knowledge of communications networks, radar, or SIGINT
Top Secret clearance with SSBI/SCI
AESA/phased array, Radar, SIGINT, or EW experience
Some detail design or hands on hardware test experience is beneficial
5+ years’ experience in leading and managing engineering development teams.
This position is located in sunny Melbourne Florida. The City of Melbourne on the "Space Coast" is a high technology hub in the region. Melbourne’s historic downtown provide ever increasing entertainment options and unique retail choices. Melbourne’s unparalleled natural amenities and a strong sense of community stewardship make the City one of the best places to live, work and raise a family.
Do you enjoy collaboration? Do you have a technical mind that excels when being challenged? If you have a drive to succeed and grow your career, ViaSat could be just the right place for you!
** 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.