Product Quality Engineer Intern
Carlsbad, CA 
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Posted 8 days ago
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About us

One team. Global challenges. Infinite opportunities. At Viasat, we're on a mission to deliver connections with the capacity to change the world. For more than 35 years, Viasat has helped shape how consumers, businesses, governments and militaries around the globe communicate. We're looking for people who think big, act fearlessly, and create an inclusive environment that drives positive impact to join our team.


What you'll do

Are you interested in an opportunity for hands-on data analysis and to inspire change through data insights? Interning with our Commercial Terminals Quality Engineering Team at Viasat will give you that experience!

As an intern, you will play a meaningful role to the business, offering recommendations derived from their analyses, and leading cross-functional teams to manage process and product improvement efforts. This experience will require a combination of skills including data analytics and project management.


The day-to-day

  • Review Viasat and Supplier product yield and field reliability data for trends.
  • Provide analysis and recommendations using data to tell compelling stories and influence action.
  • Drive root cause investigations and process improvement efforts using tools such as Pareto Analysis, Histograms, Cause & Effect Diagrams, and Cpk.
  • Engage with teams to establish relationships focusing on solving problems to enhance quality, timely delivery, and cost efficiency.

What you'll need

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor's degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or related field.
  • Experience in research or has completed a prior internship involving data analytics.
  • Proficient in Python.
  • Available to commit to a 10-12 week summer internship.

What will help you on the job

  • Experience in manufacturing, process engineering, or product development.
  • Attention to detail, proactive, hands-on, and organized.
  • Passionate about statistical analysis and data visualization.
  • Able to thrive in a highly complex, fast-paced, and ambiguous environment.
  • Strong communication skills with good executive presence; ability to facilitate difficult issues and drive cross-functional teams for closures.
  • Familiarity with quality tools, including Cpk, FMEA, sampling plans, data distribution, Gauge R&R, and data correlation is a plus.
  • Drive ongoing product improvements through collaboration with cross-functional and OEM partners.

Salary range

$21 - $66 / hourly



At Viasat, we consider many factors when it comes to compensation, including the scope of the position as well as your background and experience. Base pay may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Additional cash or stock incentives may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the position offered. Learn more about Viasat's comprehensive benefit offerings that are focused on your holistic health and wellness at careers.viasat.com/LifeAtViasat/Benefits.
EEO statement

Viasat is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, genetics, age, or veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic. If you would like to request an accommodation on the basis of disability for completing this on-line application, please click .


Viasat is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, genetics, age, or veteran status or any other applicable legally protected status or characteristic.
If you would like to request an accommodation on the basis of disability for completing this on-line application, please send an email to recruiting@viasat.com.

 

Position Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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