Our culture empowers us to do things that other companies would find very difficult, if not impossible. It's uniquely ViaSat and intentionally not like any other company.
In this role, you will have the opportunity to be a team leader of a multi-discipline engineering team and a team member with other top-notch Mechanical Engineers. Use your expertise in static and dynamic design and analysis of mechanical systems, equipment, and packages daily to improve our product designs. You will conduct feasibility studies and testing on new and modified designs. You will be empowered to direct support personnel in the preparation of detailed design, design testing, and prototype fabrication, coordinate with the cross-functional team, and manage the team's budget and schedule. If you have experience supporting business pursuits, proposal development and job costing it's even better! Sound interesting? Read on.
Qualifications: * 10+ years design experience of large mechanical structures. * Experience leading teams, including managing budget, cost and schedule. * Experience supporting business pursuits, proposal development and job costing. Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineer degree. * US government position. US citizenship required. * Up to 25% travel. U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for some projects in which case, verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment.