Project Engineer (S)

Viasat San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 2 weeks ago


  • 15+ years relevant experience in project engineering or system engineering

  • Strong customer interface skills with ability to work in high pressure situations professionally

  • Solid written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience leading and collaborating with teams of multiple disciplines utilizing systems engineering tools and resources along with the capability to interface with all departments at Viasat, and our vendors, subcontractors and customers

  • Experience working with Software Development programs including development, testing, and customer sustainment

  • Understanding of the government's airborne communications requirements that support VIPSAM missions

  • Knowledge of the government's program teams and organizations responsible for executing VIPSAM requirements

  • Ability to think at the system level as well as the component level

  • Ability to work between high level requirements to low level system specifications

  • Working knowledge of IP/Networking equipment, including configuration, application and troubleshooting of routers, switches, TCP-IP networks, Crypto, Wi-Fi, VoIP and VTC

  • Ability to perform project and resource planning

  • Ability to estimate efforts accurately and thoroughly

  • Knowledge of production flows and processes

  • Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in a Technical Field

  • US Government Program, US Citizenship Required

  • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance

  • Ability to travel up to 25%

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