Software Engineer

Req ID:  32364
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 considered


Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer including Vets and Disabled


Your role in helping us shape the future:


Join an innovative and dynamic development team that is responsible for building crucial integrations, APIs to fulfil Intelsat Business process requirements. This position is for Software Developer to serve as a member of the RF Analytics, APIs and Integrations software development team. We are looking for an enthusiastic individual who is open to learn Satellite RF communication concepts, Intelsat Business systems/processes and inclined to learn new technologies (programming/architecture/tools) and work as part of an agile development team on the integration projects related to Business Support Systems, Operational Support Systems, ERP and customer facing applications. 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, custom development and deployment of integrations using technologies such as Typescript, JavaScript, Node.js, SQL, Jenkins
  • Depending on the nature of the project, this role may require building light weight .Net applications or assist with activities like scoping and documentation.
  • This individual will be technically involved in all aspects of assigned projects, including planning, system testing, user acceptance test support, deployments and resolving issues.
  • This role will also be responsible to support and enhance integrations that are already in production.


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 on Microsoft .Net platform using C#, Typescript
  • Experience in Javascript with Node.js framework, Java
  • 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: CI/CD tools, PowerShell scripting
  • 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).
  • Please review the job bidding by current employees section in the employee handbook prior to applying for this position, thank you.
  • 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.

Nearest Major Market: Washington DC