Software Engineer

Job Summary
Comcast's Connected Living organization is seeking an Devops Engineer (Eng3) to join our Platform Engineering and Platform Reliability team. This group is responsible for developing tools and platforms that are used by developers across connected living to enhances xFi , Xfinity Home Security and Connected living Automation application and services. We are a team of devops engineers that have a mix of responsibilities to create tools and platform services on one hand and on the other hand provide 24/7 support for the services we develop. Some of the examples of the work we do are developing an experimentation platform which facilitates feature flagging for applications and services by leveraging integration in the backend; building a multiplatform Service Mesh to create a consistent platform for modern application networking,L7 traffic management and service-to-service encryption; building an automated application testing framework to validate Comcast's xFi Advanced Parental Control feature; managing the Datadog monitoring platform that provides visibility into system and application metrics and tracing; building a log and events ingestion/transformation/delivery platform for all client applications ; Cost optimization of services running in public/private cloud environments ; to name a few.
Job Description

Core Responsibilities

As a Software Engineer, you will be a contributor to the team, working on cutting edge technology stacks that impacts and delights millions of Comcast customers.


Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

Broad technical proficiency, with a thirst for knowledge, and a 'can do' attitude

Ability to manage rapidly shifting priorities and dependencies

Hands-on technical experience in Linux environments

Ability and readiness to quickly learn new technologies.

Should have participated in, and be familiar with, Agile (Scrum) project methodology and practices

Take high-level design decisions from team and turn them into reality that solves customer issues

Team player, excellent communication skills and able to successfully articulate technology concepts to both business and technical audience

Demonstrated ability to quickly understand business requirements, propose reference architectures, and possible technology solutions. Must be capable of presenting options and weigh implementation

Technical Skills:

Solid scripting & development language (e.g., bash, Go, Python, etc.)

Experience with automation software using Ansible , HashiCorp stack and Python

Experience with monitoring systems (e.g. Grafana/InfluxDB, Nagios, Datadog, CloudWatch, New Relic etc.)

Experience building tools for automation (building, testing, releasing, monitoring and alarming)

Experience with IaaS and PaaS providers such as AWS, OpenStack, VMWare etc.

Proficient in Linux command Line, system Administration and good hands-on installing software on Linux platforms

Understanding of containers technologies like Docker & Kubernetes. Hands-on experience with building and running containers on Kubernetes platform is a plus

Some networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP, Firewalls, traffic shaping, and load balancing)

Familiarity with continuous integration/deployment processes and tools such as Jenkins, Concourse etc.

Experience with deploying and operating infrastructure running micro services based platforms

Regular, consistent and punctual attendance

Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Employees at all levels are expected 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 & diversity.
  • Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.

  • This information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer.


Bachelor's Degree

Relevant Work Experience

5-7 Years

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