Comcast Manager 1, Software Dev & Engineering in West Chester, 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:

Responsible for leading a team of Software Development Engineers in the planning and designing of software and web applications. Manages projects from design to testing, including new programs, enhancements, and modifications. Collaborates with Quality Assurance team to conduct testing. Has overall responsibility for developing/administering performance standards for organizational unit. Manages team which may include exempt and non-exempt employees. Provides subject matter guidance to employees as required. Develops processes and procedures to drive department efficiencies and assists in the development and meeting of departmental budget.

Employees at all levels are expect to:

- Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job

- Own the customer experience-think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services

- Know your stuff-be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products and services, especially our digital tools and experiences

- Win as a team-make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas

- Be an active part of the Net Promoter System-a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company-by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers

- Drive results and growth

- Respect and promote inclusion and diversity

- Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities

Core Responsibilities:

This individual will manage and Lead a DevOps team using Agile Development practices as part of the Workforce Management Domain.

Major Duties:

- Lead an agile DevOps team to deliver business solutions within the WFM domain

- Interacts with Architects and Business Owners to provide timelines and estimates for delivery of new software

- Monitors team performance and ensures team’s commitments are being met

- Provides consistent status on issues and blockers and helps team to resolve them.

- Mentors and guide’s team members and helps them in their professional growth

- Aligns people, budget, and resources to achieve overall organizational goals

- Provides final escalation on-call production support for developed applications

- Complies with all established procedures and policies of Comcast

- Other functions that may be assigned

- Punctual, regular, and consistent attendance

Minimum Requirements:

- BS in Computer Science, Information Technology, or Technology Management (MS preferred), or equivalent work experience

- At least 2 years’ experience managing a DevOps Technology team

- At least 5 years’ experience operating in an Agile software development environment

- At least 3 years’ experience with database programming using NoSQL databases (Mongo, Cassandra, other)

- At least 3 years’ experience developing Micro Service applications using REST/JSON

- Familiarity with BI reporting frameworks (OBIEE, Tableau, Cognos, etc..)

- Familiarity with Machine Learning and AI concepts

Strong working knowledge of the following technologies / products / methodologies:

- Domain modeling using functional and object-oriented methodologies

- Micro Services, Reactive Platform

- Agile Development (Rally)

- Languages: Scala, Java, Python, Javascript, SQL, Java

- Databases: Cassandra, MongoDB, Oracle

- Frameworks: Spark, Flink, Akka, Play, kafka, Spring

Comcast is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, qualified disability or veteran status, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, sex or any other legally protected category

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer