Comcast Sr. Solution Architect 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.
It is an exciting time in Retail at Comcast with significant amount of demand for our Xfinity Mobile, iOT and other products that are sold in our Retail stores. As a Solution Architect, you will work closely with other architects, product management, and engineering to create world class UX solutions supporting Retail Stores and customers. An ideal candidate will have experience in architecting, designing, or developing modern Web Applications and/or iOS Applications to work with our Customer and Employee Experience domain and platform teams.
As a Solution Architect, you will proactively lead the collaboration and engagement with research and engineering teams to deliver cutting edge and innovative solutions based on architectural best practices, and drive the solution roadmap/target architecture within the CEE Domain and other Comcast products. On any given day you will be creating and documenting architectures for new features, products, and processes; socializing and evangelizing those architectures and designs, best practices; Taking product ideas from Product Management and adding architectural guidance to distill requirements, leverage existing systems across domains, and generally help bring those ideas to life; Discovering, researching, and presenting new technologies that will enhance and improve new and existing systems; Helping balance the needs of Engineering, Product, and Management to deliver cutting-edge and innovative products to the more than 28 million customers of Comcast.
Experience developing web applications and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability.
Knowledge of some web application frameworks like Angular, React, etc.
Experience working with web services-Restful/JSON
Experience working with no-sql or relational databases.
Knowledge of CSS frameworks like bootstrap.
Mentor, review code and verify that the object-oriented design best practices and that coding and architectural guidelines are adhered to.
Identify and drive issues through closure.
Integrate knowledge of business and functional priorities. Act as a key contributor in a complex and crucial environment. May lead teams or projects and shares expertise.
Ensures programs are envisioned, designed, developed, and implemented across the enterprise to meet business needs. Interfaces with the enterprise architecture team and other functional areas to ensure that most efficient solution is designed to meet business needs.
Ensures solutions are well engineered, operable, maintainable, and delivered on schedule.
Tracks and documents requirements for enterprise development projects and enhancements.
Monitors current and future trends, technology and information that will positively affect organizational projects; applies and integrates emerging technological trends to new and existing systems architecture.
Presents solutions to senior architects.
Plans and designs new or upgraded systems. Interacts with departments to implement improvements in process.
Develops solution architecture (both tactical and strategic) to fully manage/support enterprise needs, services, systems and technology
Mentors team members in relevant technologies and implementation architecture.
Develops, documents and ensures compliance with best practices including but not limited to the following coding standards, object oriented designs, platform and framework specific design concerns and human interface guidelines.
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.
Bachelors Degree or Equivalent
Engineering, Computer Science
Generally requires 7-11 years related experience
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer