Summer Intern


Summer Intern

Telesat (NASDAQ and TSX: TSAT) is a leading global satellite operator, providing reliable and secure satellite-delivered communications solutions worldwide to broadcast, telecommunications, corporate and government customers for over 50 years. Backed by a legacy of engineering excellence, reliability and industry-leading customer service, Telesat has grown to be one of the largest and most successful global satellite operators.

Telesat Lightspeed, our revolutionary Low Earth Orbit (LEO) satellite network, scheduled to begin service in 2027, will revolutionize global broadband connectivity for enterprise users by delivering a combination of high capacity, security, resiliency and affordability with ultra-low latency and fiber-like speeds. Telesat is headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, and has offices and facilities around the world.

The company’s state-of-the-art fleet consists of 15 GEO satellites, the Canadian payload on ViaSat-1 and one LEO 3 demonstration satellite. For more information, follow Telesat on X and LinkedIn or visit

Telesat believes in the power of collaboration and the value of in-person interactions. This is why our employees generally work from the office Tuesday – Thursday, leaving Monday and Friday for choice and flexibility to work where you feel most effective. This setup fosters brainstorming, problem-solving, and trusted relationships and allows our employees to come together three days a week to collaborate, innovate and thrive!

As a High School Intern within our Test and Development teams, you will be responsible for assisting in organizing test cases, documenting processes, and contributing to basic coding tasks using Python and bash scripting. This role offers a unique opportunity to gain hands-on experience in software development practices while working alongside experienced professionals in a supportive environment.

Main Responsibilities

Assist in organizing and maintaining test cases for various software projects.

Keep track of test case versions and updates, ensuring documentation is up-to-date.

Contribute to the creation and maintenance of test plans, test scripts, and other documentation required for testing processes.

Document testing procedures, including setup instructions, test execution steps, and expected results.

Develop and maintain basic scripts using Python and bash to automate repetitive tasks within the testing and development environments.

At Telesat, we take pride in being an equal opportunity employer that values equality in the workplace. We are committed to providing the best candidate experience possible including any required accommodations at every stage of our interview process. All qualified applicants that have been selected for an interview that require accommodations, are advised to inform the Telesat Talent team accordingly. We will work with you to meet your needs. All accommodation information provided will be treated as confidential.

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