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Data Center Engineering Intern

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26d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship


AI generated summary

  • You need a Bachelor's degree in CS or Engineering, IP addressing & LAN/WAN knowledge, troubleshooting skills, willingness to learn new tech, and teamwork ability. Familiarity with scripting, VMWare, cloud, automation, and tools like Git and Jenkins is a plus.
  • You will work on building APC system for datacenter, deploying appliances, administering Linux/Windows, implementing security measures, monitoring networks, and managing datacenter operations.

Off-cycle Internship



  • The Mobility lab team is responsible for the creation of new environments, as well as the operational support of existing ones. Viasat works closely with other lab facility managers to ensure clean, compliant, and operational labs that Viasat’s developers and customers can use. Requests are received daily for new labs as well as fixes and improvements to these labs and it is the responsibility of the Mobility lab team to fulfill such requests.


  • What you'll need:
  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field
  • A basic knowledge of IP addressing and subnets
  • Knowledge of cable standards (ethernet, coax, etc.)
  • Understanding of LAN/WAN networks
  • A willingness to learn new systems and technologies
  • Troubleshooting skills
  • Ability to work on a geographically distributed team
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to commit to a 10-12 week summer internship
  • What will help you on the job:
  • Scripting experience using Python, JavaScript, REST or equivalent language
  • VMWare or AWS/Cloud experience
  • Basic automation experience
  • Knowledge or experience with tools such as Git, Artifactory, Jenkins, Puppet, Ansible, Docker
  • Organization and time-management skills

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • The intern will help build a new APC system for monitoring, management and securing in the Carlsbad Commercial Air lab datacenter. This requires integration with existing network and deployed systems and documenting the as-built procedures as well as a framework for supporting the deployed systems. You will work directly with other datacenter engineers to deploy these systems as well as cross-team with professionals from other functions that will assist in network integration.
  • Examples of day-to-day tasks include:
  • APC appliance deployment and administration
  • Linux and windows administration
  • Security posturing and implementation
  • Network monitoring and management
  • Datacenter operations


Work type

Full time

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