Prototype Assembler 2nd shift - Temporary

  • ViaSat
  • S - AZ - Mesa
  • Oct 01, 2020
Full time Telecommunications

Job Description

Job description

Job description

Our culture empowers us to do things that other companies would find very difficult, if not impossible. It is uniquely Viasat and intentionally not like any other company. Do you like using your technical manufacturing expertise as well as superior people skills to build world class products and improve existing product designs? Do you thrive in a fast-paced empowered environment where your engineering mind thrives? If so, ViaSat may be a great place for you to take your career.

As an Assembly Associate you will successfully complete assembly of electronic devices.  You will perform mechanical assembly.  You will be responsible for applying adhesives and other materials to printed circuit boards.  You will complete assembly of modules consisting of printed wiring boards, chassis, housings, wires, and hardware.  You will do manual placement of die onto packages as well as wire bonding die to package.  You will also be responsible for mixing of various materials for use on printed circuit boards.  



  •    3+ years of related experience in electronics assembly.
  • Experience working in an engineering prototype environment.
  • Excellent computer skills.
  • Excellent mechanical assembly skills using torque tools and various hand tools.
  • Ability to work on assemblies while looking through a microscope for 8 hours per day.
  • High school diploma or GED or equivalent experience
  • US Government Position. US Citizenship Required. 



  • Experience with military and space assembly is desirable.
  • Experience building cables and harnesses is desirable. 
  • Wire bonding skills and experience.
  • IPC-610 and J-STD, 620 certified soldering skills.
  • Experience mixing and applying epoxies, adhesives, and other types of materials.
  • Experience using Oracle, Agile and Microsoft office.
  • Strong mechanical skills

Viasat is located in the Tempe Arizona in the ASU Technology Center.  Arizona is a lovely winter haven and the golfing and resort Mecca of the Southwest. With a solid work force and an ever-expanding family-based community, The Phoenix metro area has arts, entertainment, all major league sports, and a growing electronics industry that continues to flourish.

We are searching for candidates who enjoy working with people and have a technical mind that excels when being challenged. If you have a drive to succeed and grow your career, Viasat might be a fit for you!

Additional requirements

Minimum education:


High School Diploma or GED

Years of experience: 





US Citizenship Required