ViaSat, Inc. Intern - Pricing Analyst in San Diego, California

Intern - Pricing Analyst


San Diego, CA

Job Responsibilities

Become a personal contributor in our mission to connect the world. ViaSat's Pricing Analyzers innovate in an environment that encourages collaboration while challenging the status quo. Join the industry leader in satellite communication and technology and take control of your professional pathway.

Our culture empowers us to do the right thing and explore technology that will benefit people across the globe. It is uniquely ViaSat and, intentionally, not like any other company.

This is your opportunity to work hands-on throughout the summer and see your projects put into production! You will gain great exposure to content experts along the way, who are easily accessible and offer valuable insight. At the end of the summer you will get to show off your accomplishment through presentations you’ve developed for our Founders and other key leaders. We provide a fun and thriving working environment where you can learn from our immensely talented and hard-working employees.

ViaSat Impact:

  • Residential broadband service – over 700K customers and growing

  • ViaSat Satellite technology holds the Guinness World Record for highest capacity communication satellite

  • Our in-flight Wi-Fi connectivity is presently streaming Amazon Prime and Netflix on providers like JetBlue and United Airlines

  • Secure communication services - trusted encryption and networking solutions (government, military, critical infrastructure & utilities)

ViaSat’s corporate development team works closely with the company’s product, service, and business leaders to drive corporate and strategic initiatives, develop the company’s long-term strategic growth, analyze market activity and source, evaluate and execute large cross-functional investment opportunities. Our team is dedicated to identifying new business opportunities and will drive our domestic and worldwide growth.

As an Intern Pricing Analyst you’ll become a member of the team, working collaboratively to research and do a deep dive into proposals for future work, building out excel models as needed. You’ll work with the team to build up costing data for future proposals, you may utilize the cost models to analyze the competition environment in emerging markets.

In addition, you will provide the management team with the needed insight and analytical firepower to drive intelligent, sound decision-making. We're dedicated to identifying the business and investment opportunities for the future growth of ViaSat!


  • Currently pursing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Accounting, Finance or related field.

  • Working knowledge of accounting and financial reporting concepts in order to corporate evaluations

  • Expert-level excel skills with demonstrated experience in dynamic financial modeling and analysis, valuation modeling and techniques (including NPV, IRR, cashflow, and earnings impact)

  • Wide knowledge of different business models and the creativity to continuously explore new and different financial models, metrics, and valuation methods

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills (including high attention to detail) with a particular passion for technology

  • Highly motivates student, self-starter, with the ability to work with limited supervision

  • Ability to commit to a 10-12 week internship.


  • Understanding of the Telecommunications Industry

Our Carlsbad, CA office is just 30 minutes north of San Diego and 5 minutes from the beach. We know there is more to life than work, and with full gym access, volleyball/basketball courts and meal services onsite, you’ll never want to leave our beautiful campus. You can also reach out to help others in the community by being involved in our VPartners program.

If you don’t want to spend your summer job-shadowing and getting coffee for people, apply for your internship with Viasat. Our internships are well-rounded with hands on experience, guidance from leaders in the industry, continued education and really exciting events. Please take a minute to submit your resume. We will let you know once we’ve received it and will follow up with you if there is a possible match. This could be the start of something amazing!


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.