Software Engineer

Req ID:  31921
Travel:  Less than 10%

McLean, VA, US, 22102

Education:  Four-year college degree
Experience:  At least 1 year of experience required
Equivalency:  Combination of education/experience not considered


Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Vets and Disabled



Software Engineer

Your role in helping us shape the future:

Join an innovative and dynamic development team that is responsible for building core applications, used by Intelsat business teams. This position is for Software Developer to serve as a member of the Asset Management software development team. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is open to learn Satellite RF communication concepts and open to learn new technologies (programming/architecture/tools) and work as part of an agile .Net/SQL/JavaScript development team on the projects related to Satellite capacity management and Satellite communication link analysis tools. An ideal candidate is expected to follow best practices around development, design and support of effective technical solutions.


Are you up to the challenge?

  • This role will be responsible for design, configuration and custom development of solutions using C#, SQL, JavaScript
  • Depending on the nature of the project, this role may require building integrations with other systems, or assist with activities like scoping and documentation.
  • This individual will be technically involved in all aspects of assigned projects, including planning and resolving issues.


Can you drive these processes?

  • Agile development
  • SDLC

You should definitely have:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • At least 2 years of overall software development experience
  • Experience with Microsoft .Net platform using C#
  • Understanding of SQL programming.
  • Good interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills, both written and verbal.

It would be nice if you had:

  • Experience in the following areas is a plus: Javascript, C++, CI/CD tools, PowerShell scripting
  • Knowledge of GIS systems and programming (ESRI, Google Earth).
  • Good understanding of code versioning tools
  • Implementation of automated testing platforms and unit tests
  • Experience demonstrating use of analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills to address business needs.

What it’s like to work with us:

Intelsat is connecting the world and transforming the satellite landscape by reaching beyond the traditional satellite industry. We are defining new products that will open new, profitable markets. To help us reach this goal, you should be a bold thinker who will perform a key role in shaping Intelsat innovation for years to come.

  • 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.