Comcast Sr. QA Engineer, X1 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.

Job Summary:

The Advanced Applications Engineering Team at Comcast is looking for an expert Quality Assurance Engineer to join the team, with a specific focus website testing.We are primarily responsible for working alongside the development and product management teams to produce high quality entertainment applications that allow our customers to access and watch recorded, On Demand, and live video content on iOS, Android, web, and Roku.


-Thoroughly test web-based entertainment applications across multiple browsers and platforms within an agile development environment

-Effectively triage, prioritize, and test fixes for bugs found during development cycles, and occasionally in production

-Work with the development and product management teams to understand and contribute to requirements and test cases for new features

-Collaborate with the functional automation team to translate regression test cases into automation scripts

-Analyze REST web services called by the application for display of data and error handling

-Investigate patterns of issues being reported by customers and trending in analytics data in order to reproduce problems and get them addressed

-Compare website performance and responsiveness release over release to identify and fix any regressions, or communicate the success of improvements

Attributes for Success

-Extensive experience (3-5 years) testing web applications across multiple browsers and platforms

-Familiarity with REST web services, and modification of requests/responses to test various server conditions

-Solid verbal and written communication skills

-High regard for test case maintainability

-Strong debugging skills and attention to detail

-Web test automation experience is a plus (we use Cucumber Capybara)

-Video quality analysis is a plus

-Experience testing localized builds is a plus

-Regular, consistent and punctual attendance.

-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer