ViaSat has developed and deployed the next generation of high capacity broadband satellites representing the most significant capacity leap in the history of satellite communications. Riding atop that bandwidth, the award-winning ViaSat in-flight internet service has shattered the standard for in-flight Wi-Fi with unmatched speed, quality, and affordability. With ViaSat as a vertically integrated in-flight connectivity and internet service provider, you will be instrumental in helping us deliver capabilities to numerous customers, in the air and on the ground, in an incremental manner.
What you'll do:
As a member of our Global Infrastructure team, you will contribute to the design, architecture, and end to end deployment of applications primarily hosted on Linux. Your duties will cover a large array of tasks from automating deployment as well as creating deployment frameworks and pipelines for CI/CD managed systems.
Your day to day will also include deploying and supporting global deployments of fundamental datacenter services like standardized system images, Red Hat Satellite 6, SMTP, NTP, Consul, and syslog. You will develop and maintain a number of internal tools using Python, Ruby, Ansible, and Bash that automate our monitoring, pipelines, and processes. As an escalated point of contact, your exemplary customer service skills will help support lab environments as well as our global datacenters. You will definitely play a critical role in deploying and supporting our public and private clouds throughout the world.
What you'll learn:
This is no company secret. Our CEO, Mark Dankberg was quoted as saying: *ViaSat plans to build its ground segment infrastructure closer to the launch of ViaSat 3. Most will be virtual, using small antennas and utility cabinets with everything else in the cloud.-
With our CEO committed to cloud as a part of our business strategy, ViaSat is the perfect place to dive in and learn about world class satellite technology while making a direct impact on hundreds of thousands of customers. Creating tangible products and services that benefit our customers is a fun place to be.