Associate Service Design Engineer

Req ID:  29382
Travel:  Less than 10%

McLean, VA, US, 22102

Education:  Four-year college degree
Experience:  <1 year of experience required
Equivalency:  Combination of education & experience considered



Join an innovative team that is responsible for evolving the customer experience by establishing globalized connectivity without boundaries. By reaching beyond the satellite industry to leverage the broader communications landscape, our vision will define the performance and flexibility required to open new profitable markets, drive new revenue streams and ensure the most reliable and secure communications globally. To accomplish our goal, we are looking for bold thinkers who will continue our legacy of innovation for decades to come.


Your role in helping us shape the future:

As an Associate contributor, this position will perform services design requirement analysis, development of product-specific architectures, lab testing and evaluation, prototype demonstration, and technical documentation across Network Engineering.  You will drive stats analysis for logs data collected in the network and currently maintained with tools created with Python script and Pandas library, this data analytics allow us to determine problems in the network and all customers.


Are you up to the challenge?

  • Provide support on all existing python tools in place for the network.
  • Perform engineering calculation related to design that requires the application of standard engineering
  • Collaborate other team members.
  • Provide support for documentation required on new designs in collaboration with other team members.
  • Collaborate with Project Managers to ensure the success of the design tasks.
  • Work closely with other Engineers to support of all designs.
  • Participate in meetings and activities to support Network Engineering projects and initiatives.
  • Documentation of designs, architecture and site architecture drawings.

Can you drive these processes?

Design end-to-end solutions for Network Platforms; KPI Data Gathering and Analysis; Manage new analytic tools and feature enhancements for network performance using Python tools.


You should have:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or similar discipline
  • Basic-level knowledge of system hub components
  • Experience with language programing such Python and others.
  • Possesses documentation skills required for design and planning documents, etc.
  • Possesses strong communication and analytical skills required.
  • Ability to analyze standard situations and utilize creative problem-solving abilities


It would be nice if you had:

  •  Basic to Medium-level knowledge of the Python programing language
  • Experience using Pandas libraries for Python
  • Other Scripting/coding skills are highly desirable.
  • Basic knowledge of API programing is highly desirable..


What it’s like to work with us:

  • We emphasize personal and professional growth
  • Awesome benefits including PTO, medical, tuition reimbursement, and training
  • Fun, diverse, and inclusive culture


  • This role is subject to ITAR; candidates must be a US Person (this includes US Citizen, Permanent Resident or Protected Individual such as an asylee or refugee).
  • These statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this job.  This is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of employees assigned to this job.
  • Company description: Intelsat is the largest provider of fixed satellite services worldwide. We enable providers of media, telecom and government services to deliver information and entertainment to people at home, in the office or on the move. On a day-to-day basis, Intelsat supplies video, data and voice connectivity in approximately 200 countries and territories for approximately 1,800 customers, many of which Intelsat has had relationships with for over 30 years. Some of the world’s leading media and communications companies, multinational corporations, Internet service providers and government/military organizations hallmark Intelsat’s customer base. Customers access capacity through extensive service offerings, which include transponder services, hybrid managed services combining satellite capacity and terrestrial facilities, and channel services.

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC