ViaSat, Inc. Quality Control Inspector (Receiving, Mechanical) in Atlanta, Georgia

Quality Control Inspector (Receiving, Mechanical)


Atlanta, GA

Job Responsibilities

Enhancing communication all around the globe… Our customers range from Commercial to Government making us complex, yet flexible in meeting the world’s communication needs.­ Each group at ViaSat contributes to the launch of every satellite, how exciting is that?

As a Quality Control Inspector at ViaSat, you will focus on the inspection of precision incoming materials for mechanical, electro-mechanical, and electronic assemblies covering a wide range of commodities. Your expertise in inspection will allow you to perform in-process inspections covering mechanical and electrical assemblies. In our fast paced environment, you will demonstrate your talent using standard inspection tools such as calipers, micrometers, radius gages, height gage and other hand held inspection tools.


  • 3+ years of quality inspection experience

  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical drawings

  • Competence with standard inspection tools such as calipers, micrometers, radius gauges, height gauge and other hand held inspection tools

  • Strong understanding of quality principles and methods

  • Inspection techniques, sampling plans (AQL) and standard industry workmanship practices

  • Ability to work overtime, including weekends as needed

  • Developed skills using Microsoft Office products

  • Associates Degree or equivalent experience

  • US government position. US citizenship required

  • Up to 10% domestic travel

This position has safety related functions for the FAA; therefore, any offers will be contingent upon successfully passing drug/alcohol screening.


  • ­Ability to read Schematics

  • IPC 610 / 620 Certified Specialist

  • Operated in a similar Aerospace manufacturing environment

  • Operated in a ISO9001 / AS9100 organization

  • Use of FARO Arm's using the latest Software

  • Knowledge of geometric tolerances

  • ANSI Y14.5 experience

  • FAA experience

  • FAA DMIR (Designated Manufacturing Inspection Representative)

The ViaSat Atlanta facility is located in the northeastern suburb of Duluth. This office supports the dramatically growing Antenna Systems Group with engineering, program management, business development, manufacturing, and product support. This convenient location allows easy access to downtown Atlanta, as well as the mountains and parks of north Georgia. Well known as a delightful place to live and work, this area presents all the sports, cultural, and entertainment advantages of the city of Atlanta as well as the recreational attractions of North Georgia.

Want to join a company that dreams big and executes on big ideas? Join us on the corner of imagination and innovation and submit your resume today. It’s easy and could launch your career! Once you submit your resume, someone from the Talent Acquisition department will reach out to you if they see a fit.



ViaSat is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Residence status may be required for certain positions. For positions requiring U.S. Citizenship or Lawful Permanent Resident status, verification of such status will be required upon accepting employment.