Senior Software Engineer (Python, Testing Automation)


Job Title

Senior Software Engineer (Python, Testing Automation)


Chennai, India

Job Responsibilities

We are seeking a software developer who will use Python programming and leverage test frameworks such as Robot to automate testing of RESTful APIs and a web application hosted in Salesforce integrating Polymer web components.





  • 8+ years of development and test automation experience 
  • Intermediate knowledge of the following languages: Python 
  • Intermediate knowledge of automation tool such as OpenCafe or Selenium 
  • Intermediate knowledge of Unix shell scripting 
  • Intermediate knowledge of object-based record and playback feature scripting
  • Strong knowledge of JSON, WSDL, XML, XSD 
  • Basic knowledge of open source tools such as curl 
  • Experience in Cross-Browser Testing With Selenium WebDriver: Add, run and report your Selenium WebDriver scripts
  • Design and run tests at the GUI and API levels using TestComplete's seamless integration with SoapUI.



  • - Strong understanding of software/testing methodologies such as TDD, BDD 
  • - Experience in Cloud Computing
  • - Experience with Scrum or Agile methodology 



  • BE/B.Tech/M.Tech/MCA Degree in Computer Science

About ViaSat:
ViaSat specializes in engineering creative ways to connect consumers, enterprises, and governments to communication applications that improve productivity, quality of life – and even safety – when terrestrial networks are not practical, cost effective, or able to provide a high-quality service. Because of the big leaps we make in performance, speed, bandwidth economics, and security, the Company has won numerous awards for its innovation leadership.
We have assembled one of the broadest portfolios of technologies in the industry, providing our technical staff with the ability to innovate at every possible point of the systems they create. Opportunities include wireless networking, cloud systems, software, hardware, and cybersecurity. We are seeking to add to our knowledge base by hiring only the best and the brightest.
ViaSat Global Facts:

  • ViaSat was founded by three engineers, Mark Dankberg, Mark Miller, and Steve Hart.  Dankberg is the Chairman and CEO, and Miller and Hart are Chief Technology Officers
  • ViaSat was incorporated in 1986 and is headquartered in California
  • ViaSat began trading as a public company on the NASDAQ Stock Market in December 1996 under the symbol VSAT
  • Over 4,000 employees worldwide
  • FY17 Revenue $1.56Bn

ViaSat operates from Chennai, India. Please send your resume to and we will contact you back!


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.

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