Software Engineer Intern - Embedded

  • Viasat
  • Atlanta, GA, USA
  • Sep 28, 2021
Engineering Information Technology

Job Description

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. Job ResponsibilitiesAs an Antennas Controls Software Engineer Intern, you will function as part of a team of experienced individuals as they design and develop Viasat's Antenna Control Systems and Satellite Communications Terminals. Your daily tasks could include writing application software, test software, performing tests on antennas and their control systems, and laboratory experiments about various aspects of control system components. You would also prepare technical reports summarizing findings and recommend solutions to technical problems. A strong mechanical background and experience with mechanical assembly is a plus.Who you are:Someone looking to perform hands-on work doing control of antenna systemsLooking for a challenging task to tackleEager to make an equal and impactful contribution within a teamRequirementsCurrently pursuing a Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related subject area with experience controlling hardwareProficiency coding in C/C++ and/or PythonSolid understanding of real-time OSAbility to commit to a 10-12 week summer internshipPreferencesPrevious embedded systems software engineering internship experienceProject, internship or coursework experience related to motion controlPrevious experience coding in HTML 5/JavaScriptFamiliarity with configuration management tools, development tools, and agile development methodologiesSolid understanding of mechanical assemblyTo learn more about this site and other office locations, please click here!

Additional Requirements and information

Minimum education:
High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience:
0-1 years

Up to 10%

US Citizenship Required

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