Systems Test Engineer

at Viasat, Inc. in TempeTempe, Arizona, United States

Job Description

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 Responsibilities

As a member of Viasat's fast-paced Test Engineering Team, you will work closely with the product design team to interpret module requirements and turn them into corresponding Production Test Plans and Production Test Equipment requirements. You will also work with the design team during the Design Verification Test phase to help determine what level of testing is required for a production. Once Production Test Requirements are defined, you will participate in the effort to develop and build custom test hardware and test automation software to meet these requirements.You will be expected to integrate RF testing capabilities into the custom test hardware.Some of the languages used for these test applications are MATLAB, LabVIEW, TestStand, and Python. In addition, youwill participate in After Market Service approaches, strategy and execution to support these products.


US citizenship required
Experience creating test requirements and specifications.
2 years minimum experience in a product testing role or MS degree.
Well versed in the use of modern RF test equipment.
Experience with RF systems test and integration.
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent experience.

Proficiency with programming in LabVIEW and/or TestStand.
Proficiency with programming in Python, C#, or C/C++.
Possess a good understanding of RF technology.
Operational knowledge of amplifiers, mixers, oscillators, and transceivers.
Skilled in test automation and design of production test equipment for RF products.
Experience leading engineers or technicians.
Working knowledge of RF amplifiers, mixers, oscillators, and transceivers.
Working knowledge of wafer probe and wave guide mechanics.
Capable of creating test documentation and test strategies for systems, subsystems, and component level testing.
Proficiency with test equipment such as vector network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, signal analyzers, power meters, digital signal generators and noise figure meters.

This position can be located in Duluth GA; Germantown, MD; Tempe, AZ; or Gilbert, AZ.



Additional Requirements and Information


Minimum Education

Years of Experience
2-4 years

Up to 10%

US Citizenship Required


Worker Classification


Base Salary Low Hourly (Arithmetic)

Base Salary Low Annual (Arithmetic)

Viasat is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, genetics, age, or veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic.
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Job Posting: 5224039

Posted On: Jun 24, 2022

Updated On: Jul 24, 2022