ViaSat, Inc. Product Manager in Austin, Texas

Location Austin, TX

Requisition 12514BR

Job Title Product Manager

Job Responsibilities ViaSat, the company behind the industry leading managed Wi-Fi solution and the award-winning Exede Internet service, is looking for a Sr. Product Manager. The ideal candidate will be an established product professional that can take a leadership role within the ViaSat Wireless Services organization to develop, manage, and execute a roadmap of value-added offerings that further monetizes our growing network of Satellite Broadband and leading managed Wi-Fi solutions.

As we prepare to launch our next-generation satellites, you’ll be leading our teams to optimize exiting products and identify new opportunities to improve these products or launch new ones. You must possess a unique blend of business and technical savvy, a big-picture vision, and the drive to make that vision a reality. You must enjoy spending time in the market to uncover problems and new opportunities as well as working closely with product development teams at a detailed level to understand, prioritize, and drive development activities.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Establish and managing a portfolio of ViaSat Wi-Fi service offerings

  • Ideating creative and emerging approaches to generating revenue from SMB’s, communities, Enterprises, and end users of our Wi-Fi network.

  • Engage with our team working on next-generation service plans and customer experiences. Ultimately, leading the product requirements development for each.


  • 10+ years’ experience working in a business and/or consumer services company.

  • 10+ years’ experience in product management

  • Experience with creating new revenue streams from existing capabilities (preferably Wi-Fi)

  • Ability to think strategically about technology and its business implications

  • Top-tier problem-solving skills with the ability to achieve results despite ambiguity

  • Outstanding written communication skills and analytic capabilities

  • Ability to collaborate and drive cross-team collaboration with diverse group in a cross functional organization

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • Ability to travel occasionally up to 25%


  • MBA or related job experience

  • Desire to learn about the broadband/communications industry.

  • Experience using Office software (Excel, Word, Visio, Project and PowerPoint)

  • U.S Citizenship Preferred

ViaSat’s Wireless Services facilities are centrally located in Bryan, Texas. You will enjoy big city amenities with a small town feel. Bryan / College Station is home to Texas A&M University with its high academic emphasis and events for collegiate athletics including the largest football stadium in the conference. You can stroll through the scenic campus, attend a real rodeo, take in a live symphony performance, go wine tasting or visit one of 9 museums all within a 10-mile radius. You can also participate in any of the many adult and youth recreation leagues in the community. Our NetNearU facilities are located only 2 minutes from the Texas A&M campus, 1.5 hours from both Houston and Austin and just 2.5 hours from Dallas/Ft Worth.

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, NetNearU, a ViaSat company might be a fit for you! It only takes a few minutes to apply. So, what are you waiting for? Submit your resume at . We’ll send you an automated response to let you know your resume has been received and someone from the recruiting group will follow up with you if there is a possible match.

** 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.