Comcast Eng 4, Software Dev & Engineering (SDET) in Mount Laurel, New Jersey

Comcast's Technology & Product organization works at the intersection of media and technology. Our innovative teams are continually developing and delivering products that transform the customer experience. From creating apps like TVGo to new features such as the Talking Guide on the X1 platform, we work every day to make a positive impact through innovation in the pursuit of building amazing products that are enjoyable, easy to use and accessible across all platforms. The team also develops and supports our evolving network architecture, including next-generation consumer systems and technologies, infrastructure and engineering, network integration and management tools, and technical standards.

Job Summary:

Responsible for validating product quality by analyzing and testing the

quality of the code base. Focuses on writing code that will be executed

in an automated and repeatable fashion which will reduce manual testing

efforts and increase code quality and consistency. Develops and

maintains code that validates front-end, middleware, and database

systems, using the latest tools and programming languages. Provides

input into various software development lifecycle stages. Partners with

software engineers to write efficient automation code using coding

standards and best practices. Reports test execution results to senior

leadership. Repairs complex broken automation scripts, and performs peer

reviews of automation codebase. Integrates knowledge of business and

functional priorities. Acts as a key contributor in a complex and

crucial environment. May lead teams or projects and shares expertise.

Core Responsibilities:

- Write and edit complex, automated test code, using the same standards

as a Software Engineer, that allows for repeatable, reliable testing

solutions to test the wide functionality of products and software in

accordance with specifications and technical requirements, maintaining

automation codebase in a version control system (GIT, SVN). This may

include creating complex SQL queries for validation of databases and

writing SOAP and RESTful API automated scripts.

- Build new tools to assist in faster test automation and functional

testing efforts, and innovate on existing automation processes.

- Serve as a guide and mentor for junior-level engineers. Provides

technical leadership and consultation with regards to practices,

procedures and techniques.

- Review project progress, evaluates results and recommends corrections

in technical applications and analysis to executive teams.

- Perform code reviews of automation scripts and front-end codebases.

- Work closely with Test Engineers and Development teams to build test

script hooks that help in earlier and easier testing.

- Analyze broken test cases and diagnose and repair to working order.

- Diagnose and repair complex bugs within production code.

-Drive scrum meetings as ScrumMaster, perform backlog grooming, and

sprint planning.

- Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters

of significance.

- Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work

nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.

- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Job Specification:

- Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent

- Engineering, Computer Science

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- Generally requires 7-11 years related experience.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer