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Senior Network Access Engineer

ViaSat Antenna Systems SA

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Senior Network Access Engineer

LocationLausanne, SwitzerlandRequisition11915BRJob TitleSenior Network Access EngineerJob Responsibilities

Are you passionate about networking? How about supporting customers? ViaSat launched the world's highest capacity satellite in space and it powers the next generation of satellite broadband and represents the most significant capacity leap in the history of satellite communications. ViaSat's broadband service brings together the highest capacity satellite in the world and a new, state-of-the-art network here on the ground. As a Network Engineer, you will work with a world class team implementing and supporting new technologies on a cutting edge network.

Our Senior Network Access Engineer will participate in implementation, testing and troubleshooting ViaSat's subscriber network as well as external customer network. As a member of the Customer Engineering team, you will work on configuration, debugging, and optimization of ViaSat's operational network environment and external customer network. You will work with our customers to understand the problems and reproduce issues in lab to help in resolving the issues. Your ability to troubleshoot and tune component hardware and software for secure and efficient ISP level operation will be crucial to our success. You will use your skills in scripting, traffic generators, and RF tools to aid in creation of test environments. You will assist in leading teams and troubleshoot the most complex data network and hardware problems. You will be empowered to research technological advancements and evaluate complex data networking technologies to understand their potential and recommends future direction.

  • 5+ years hands-on experience in implementing IP/MPLS technologies over satellite and terrestrial/fiber networks in a service provider environment.
  • 3+ years experience providing solutions for access engineering for Surfbeam proprietary technology
  • Experience in creating and developing a test environment, including test plans and procedures.
  • Ability to understand end-to-end system and troubleshoot issues.
  • Ability to comprehend complex system architectures and find creative approaches to testing them
  • Experience with scripting (for example Python, Bash, TCL, Expect)
  • Experience with Traffic Generation tools (for example IXIA)
  • Working knowledge of Networking (switches, routers, firewalls)
  • Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering or similar discipline
  • Ability to travel up to 25%
  • Swiss Citizenship, EU (27) Citizenship, or Valid Swiss Work Permit
  • Basic understanding of RF measurement techniques

Our Lausanne, Switzerland corporate office is just 10 minutes from Lausanne city centre and 5 minutes from the lake. Are you ready to join ViaSat? Submitting your CV takes just a few minutes and we’ll send you an automated response to let you know it has been received.  If you’re a good match we’ll do our best to follow up with you quickly.


**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.