Senior Software Engineer - Web Accelaration



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Senior Software Engineer - Web Accelaration


Chennai, India

Job Responsibilities

Job Responsibilities
ViaSat launched the world’s highest capacity satellite and it powers the next generation of satellite broadband and represents the most significant capacity leap in the history of satellite communications. We provide high-quality and high-speed broadband service to our customers virtually anywhere on the globe — whether they are on the ground, on the water, or in the air. The award-winning ViaSat in-flight internet & entertainment services have shattered the standard for in-flight Wi-Fi with unmatched speed, quality, and affordability.

As a Software Engineer, you will work with a world class team developing and deploying new technologies on a cutting edge network.  You will design, develop and deploy new and innovative technology into a service provider network. ViaSat’s unique position as a service provider and equipment manufacturer allows you to experience the whole life cycle of software development – all the way from design to deployment.
You will be a member of the software team that is changing the way the internet is experienced.  We are developing web acceleration technologies that enable customers to flip through web pages as quickly as turning pages in a book.  Our team members enjoy working closely with each other utilizing an agile development methodology. Priorities can change quickly, but our team members are able to stay ahead of deadlines to delight every one of our customers whether they are internal or external to ViaSat.  We are searching for candidates who enjoy working with people and have a technical mind that excels when being challenged.





  • 5+ years embedded systems experience with significant experience implementing datacom / telecom systems.
  • Strong networking background and protocol knowledge
  • Proven skills in development of multi-threaded applications using C/C++
  • Networking configuration / troubleshooting expertise
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Possess a DevOps mindset
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related Engineering Disciplines.
  • Up to 10% domestic and international travel



  • Linux device driver experience
  • Experience working in cloud environment

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 San Diego, 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 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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