Comcast Eng 4, Software Dev & Engineering in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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 planning and designing new software and web

applications. Analyzes, tests, and assists with the integration of new

applications. Oversees the documentation of all development activity.

Trains non-technical personnel. Assists with tracking performance

metrics. 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:

- Collaborates with project stakeholders to identify product and

technical requirements. Conducts analysis to determine integration

needs.

- Designs new software and web applications, supports applications under

development, and customizes current applications. Develops software

update process for existing applications. Assists in the roll-out of

software releases.

- Trains junior Software Development Engineers on internally developed

software applications.

- Oversees the researching, writing, and editing of documentation and

technical requirements, including evaluation plans, test results,

technical manuals, and formal recommendations and reports.

- Keeps current with technological developments within the industry.

Monitors and evaluates competitive applications and products. Reviews

literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of

assigned projects.

- Provides technical leadership throughout the design process and

guidance with regards to practices, procedures, and techniques. Serves

as a guide and mentor for junior level Software Development Engineers.

- Assists in tracking and evaluating performance metrics. Ensures team

delivers software on time, to specification, and within budget.

- Works with Quality Assurance team to determine if applications fit

specification and technical requirements.

- Displays expertise in knowledge of engineering methodologies,

concepts, and skills and their application in the area of specified

engineering specialty.

- Displays expertise in process design and redesign skills. Presents and

defends architectural, design, and technical choices to internal

audiences.

- 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:

- Bachelors 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