ViaSat, Inc. System Integration Engineer in San Diego, California

System Integration Engineer


San Diego, CA

Job Responsibilities

Drive your Engineering future with us. At Viasat you’ll work with top technical talent who are always striving to stay ahead of the curve. With opportunities to work on a mixture of technologies and projects you’ll be involved in calling the shots on your next great adventure. Come join our dynamic company where engineers lead the way.

In this Systems Integration Engineer position, you will be working on DoD programs and projects that provide complete turnkey systems to support command and control, surveillance, intelligence, weapon status, and situational awareness communications over Link 16. You will work with multidisciplinary teams (RF, digital hardware, mechanical, and software) in the development, integration, and deployment of terminals and systems. You will be responsible for the development and execution of system integration plans; the identification, documentation, and troubleshooting of problems, as well as the verification of potential solutions. You will have strong software skills as well as hands-on troubleshooting experience.

This position is for future need


  • 8+ years systems experience in DoD programs

  • Experience in integration and testing systems in a multi-disciplinary environment

  • Familiarity in architecting or designing and testing systems in a multi-disciplinary environment

  • Requirements definition and allocation experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience

  • US government position. US citizenship required.

  • Active DoD Secret Clearance

  • Travel up to 10%


  • Knowledge/Experience with Link-16 networks

  • Experience with DOORs

  • Linux/Unix experience Understanding or experience with RF systems and equipment Knowledge of Cisco networking equipment

  • Knowledge of Python.

  • Experience with test automation development

  • Knowledge of test and development tools such as Ixia, IxChariot, Jira, Perforce, and DOORS

  • Knowledge of digital, RF, mechanical and software disciplines

Our Carlsbad, CA office is just 30 minutes north of San Diego and 5 minutes from the beach. We know there is more to life than work and with full gym access, volleyball/basketball courts and meal services onsite you’ll never want to leave our beautiful campus. You can also reach out to help others in the community by being involved in our VPartners program.

We are searching for candidates who enjoy working with people and have a technical mind that excels when being challenged. If you have a drive to succeed and grow your career, Viasat might be a fit 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.