Bigger challenges. Bolder ideas. Global impact. At Viasat, we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. We're the company behind the world's fastest satellite internet service, with technology that's helping to bridge the digital divide and improve life for our customers around the globe. By providing powerful new ways for people to connect with one another, gain greater access to education, entertainment, medical research, commerce, and much more, our team is empowering millions of customers worldwide. We're growing rapidly and looking for passionate, innovative professionals to join our team and connect the world to more. You'll work in a collaborative and inclusive environment that values diverse perspectives and continuous learning, and provides industry-leading benefits with unmatched opportunities for career growth. Our team is fearless in pursuit of new ideas and uncompromising in our quest to become the world's first truly global Internet Service Provider. Interested in joining our mission? Take a look at career opportunities at Viasat today. Job Responsibilities 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. We are looking for a dynamic Process Technician to join our growing company. Process Technicians at Viasat are involved in many manufacturing phases of the project; from the release of hardware to the manufacturing floor through delivery of a finished product. Our Process Technicians work with Program teams to plan out the product stages and best practices to be used out on the factory floor. They have a high level of technical expertise and skill, which they use to set-up, modify, optimize, and monitor production processes. They examine process flows and look for ways to streamline production and improve turnaround times. As part of our Production Team, we are looking for someone to coordinate the release of new products, work on sustaining existing products, and provide failure analysis of returned products. You will be responsible to make recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines. You must have the proven ability to convert engineering parts lists into fully procurable bills of materials (BOM) with internal part numbers, supplier part numbers, and alternate suppliers. Your communication and interpersonal skills will come into play as you work across multi-disciplinary teams in a fast-paced environment. Requirements 3+ years' experience in manufacturing. Ability to interface with all levels of Engineering, Quality Assurance and Production teams Ability to generate assembly rework instructions for assembling hardware and test equipment. Ability to identify discrepancies in paperwork (work instructions & engineering drawings). Experience with assembly of hardware (electrical and mechanical) Experience troubleshooting process problems in a technical environment. Proficient with MS Office Suite, including Outlook, Excel, and Word Accountable for meeting responsibilities and deadlines Excellent written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated ability to communicate across levels and functions. Excellent organizational skills. Associate's degree in a relevant technical field or equivalent experience U.S. Government Position. U.S. Citizenship Required. Preferences Ability to use common hand tools Ability to perform general soldering operations Ability to perform general wiring operations Ability to perform general machine maintenance Ability to stand for many hours Ability to assemble electronic modules Familiarity with document control system (AGILE) and implementing required revision controls Clean room experience. ESD experience Understanding of basic electrical/RF concepts J-STD-001 certification history IPC-A-610 certification history IPC-A-620 certification history NASA-STD-8739.1 knowledge NASA-STD-8739.3 knowledge NASA-STD-8739.4 knowledge To learn more about this site and other office locations, please click here!Additional requirements Minimum education:AA/AS Years of experience: 3-5 years Travel: None Citizenship: US Citizenship Required Clearance: None Associated topics: circuit, dsp, electric, electrical, electrical engineer, image processing, lighting, power, rf, stationary engineer
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