Software Development Engineer

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the worlds 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
Are you passionate about Operations, software engineering, and solving complex business problems? Do you like big challenges and working within a highly motivated team environment? If yes, we want to hear from you! In this role, we are looking for an experienced full stack software developer to join the Excellence in Operations (XOC) team. You will be responsible for planning, designing and implementing new software and web applications using normal Software Development Life Cycle practices in an Agile environment. You will also take our current systems to another level by maintaining and upgrading as new products launch. Our cross-functional team works directly with users to solve our most critical business problems. Your in-depth knowledge and engineering skills will assist in developing needed tools and applications on a highly technical level to provide simple, fast and easy to use solutions to the our users.
Job Description

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Develop and code in PHP, Python, GraphQL, with scant experience in .net and C languages to be helpful with legacy applications.
  • Create user interfaces using Vue, React and java scripting.
  • Write and update APIs coming from MYSQL, MSSQL, and other data sources across Comcast.
  • Break down feature specifications into simple elements and translate logic into the applicable programming language with minimum steps as possible while using clean programing methodologies
  • Update Linux and Windows environments to current released versions
  • Devise possible solutions to anticipated problems and present ideas for system improvements
  • Conduct unit testing and deploying the program/module into production; react to problems to making the necessary updates
  • Connect with users to understand product usage; translate feedback into highly usable products.
  • Maintain source code repositories according to the SDLC.
  • Review business needs and transform the business logic into system logic to drive actionable business decisions and deliver features that maintain the highest positive ROI.
  • Strive to be a change agent and bring others with us throughout the change life cycle while delivering on the sprint commitment.

Additional Requirements:
  • Software Development, Deployment, Security, Testing and Documentation Lifecycles
  • Web Design and Development leveraging an MVC framework
  • Database Management
  • Software Integration
  • Brilliant Logical Thinking
  • Scripting
  • UNIX Administration
  • Problem Solving
  • Attention to Detail
  • Exceptional analytical skills

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. Assists with the software update process for existing applications and roll-outs of software releases.
  • Participates in training representatives and operations staff on internally developed software applications.
  • Researches, writes and edits documentation and technical requirements, including software designs, evaluation plans, test results, technical manuals and formal recommendations and reports.
  • 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.
  • Works with Quality Assurance team to determine if applications fit specification and technical requirements.
  • Displays in-depth knowledge of engineering methodologies, concepts, skills and their application in the area of specified engineering specialty.
  • Displays in-depth knowledge of and ability to apply, process design and redesign skills. Presents and defends architectural, design and technical choices to internal audiences.
  • Displays knowledge of and ability to apply, project management skills.
  • 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) and overtime as necessary.
  • 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.

Disclaimer:
  • 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.

Education

Bachelor's Degree

Relevant Work Experience

5-7 Years

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