Systems Engineering Manager

ViaSat - Atlanta, GA (30+ days ago)3.8

Viasat is seeking a Systems Engineering Manager to join the mobility team. In this role, you will be charged with growing and mentoring our Systems Engineering team while supporting internal and external customers and programs. Expectations include expanding the capability of an existing product portfolio as well as developing systems that support service-oriented business applications. You will be responsible to oversee the definition, design, development, integration/test, deployment, and sustainment of mobility based products.

As an expert in your field, you will contribute to all of the system aspects of Viasat’s mobility systems programs. Beginning with customer requirement and concept discussions and analysis followed by the generation of a formal proposal, oversight of the completion of the detailed system design, oversee the implementation, test, system verification, delivery, and sell off of the completed system to the customer. You will be a key member of the team involved with all aspects of the business, including business development, proposal generation, systems engineering, and project engineering. Sound interesting?

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The candidate must have highly developed team building skills including demonstrated skills coordinating people, products, processes, and performance to create highly reliable and valuable system solutions.
10+ years experience designing satellite terminals with focus on mobility market
Proven capabilities to conceptualize, design, implement, and test field satellite ground terminals, antenna telemetry systems, or similarly complex systems
Strong analytical background coupled with hands-on implementation experience
Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or closely related field
US government position. US citizenship required.
Travel up to 10%


Masters of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or closely related field
Multiple years experience managing Engineers
Direct experience with RF subsystem design and analysis on multiple fielded projects
Experience with proposal generation
Able to obtain a security clearance if needed
Strong verbal and writing skills

Viasat Antenna Systems is located just northeast of Atlanta in Duluth, Georgia. Duluth is located in Gwinnett County, consistently rated as one of the fastest growing counties in the nation over the past 20 years and home to more than 1,200 high-tech companies. Live in the Gwinnett suburbs with some of the best schools in Georgia, or take advantage of the cutting edge, city lifestyle in Buckhead, Midtown or Virginia Highland.

Are you ready to take the next step in your Engineering career where you will thrive and enjoy coming to work? Then submit your resume. It only takes a few minutes and could start you on your new path to a fulfilling career at Viasat. We look forward to hearing from 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.