ViaSat, Inc. Embedded Application Engineer in Denver, Colorado

Embedded Application Engineer


Denver, CO

Job Responsibilities

Drive your 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 the next great opportunity. If you possess the creativity and the motivation to deliver an exceptional customer experience and solve real problems for real users, then you will excel at this opportunity with ViaSat. Won’t you join our dynamic company where technology leads the way?

In this role, you will design, develop, and test service management software solutions targeted at Viasat’s satellite services around the globe. This will be done by working with development and operations teams to establish requirements, use cases, and acceptance criteria as well as using rapid development and continuous deployment techniques to deliver solutions into production networks.


  • 5+ years’ experience in software development including development of RESTful web services, data pipelines, UI/UX, and database applications

  • Proficiency with Postgres and microservices architectures, including big data environments

  • Demonstrated experience in designing scalable software systems in Python, JavaScript, Java, or similar

  • Solid knowledge and understanding of troubleshooting UNIX applications throughout their lifecycle

  • Successful collaboration in high-paced team environment with other developers, managers, and product owners

  • Bachelor’s Degree is technical discipline, or equivalent experience.

  • Up to 25% travel.


  • Experience with designing and building RESTful frameworks

  • Working knowledge with Kafka, RabbitMQ, or similar framework

  • Experience working with AWS cloud

  • Working knowledge of TCP/IP networking

  • Telecom or related operational service experience

Living in Denver means you get to enjoy: panoramic vistas on your morning commute, three hundred days of sunshine, the largest public parks system of any U.S. city, world-class theatre, museums, and sports teams and a cost of living that’s easy on your wallet!

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.