Software Development Engineer
Comcast’s Technology, Product & Experience 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. We offer a flexible working environment to balance the need to work independently wherever you choose, with days that require collaboration at one of our offices. Our roles primarily reside inside or around one of our Tech Hubs (Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs, Denver, Austin, Silicon Valley, Washington DC/N. Virginia). Some roles can work virtual full-time if they are not near a Tech Hub, but that is dependent upon the needs of the position and amount of collaboration required.
Job SummaryThe Technology, Product, Experience (TPX) organization works at the intersection of media and technology and our innovative teams are continually developing and delivering products and next-generation technologies that transform the customer experience. The Comcast Network and CONNECTivity (CONNECT) organization is a highly agile, fast-paced, dedicated group at the forefront of change focused on innovating, building, and operating the best in class, most reliable access network for our customers.
About the Team
Our Motto: "Let cloud infrastructure be our headache so you can focus on your app." CONNECTivity Cloud infrastructure team combines infrastructure, operations, and governance of cloud resources so that the application team can seamless build their applications on top of the our infrastructure. Our goal is to design, deploy, operate, and modify cloud infrastructure in an efficient and cost-effective manner. We do this by working with other stakeholders to keep our cloud architecture aligned with service tiers, internal SLAs, and overall business goals.Responsibilities
The selected candidate will be responsible for planning, designing and maintaining network platform. The vCMTS platform team participates in building and maintaining network platforms on on-premise and cloud systems. Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages (C++, Go, Java) Knowledge of one or more high-level scripting languages (Python, Shell Scripting preferred) Proficient experience with Linux AND Unix Experience with NGINX service development a plus Hands-on experience in using Ansible Experience utilizing Docker for Containerization and Kubernetes for Orchestration Experience developing CI/CD workflows with tools such as Concourse Hands-on experience with telemetry and logging tools such as Prometheus, Thanos, Kibana and Grafana Understanding of event-driven asynchronous architectures and tooling such as Kafka and RabbitMQ Good to have knowledge on AWS, S3, EKS, MSK, Terraform.
- Develop, deploy, and debug application on AWS (like serverless and kubernetes based)
- Ability to identify key features in AWS services and choose the most optimal service for application being deployed.
- Deploy cloud resources using infrastructure-as-code (like terraform)
- Collaborate with internal teams and respective stakeholders to understand user requirements for cloud infrastructure and implement technical solutions
- Improve cloud platform for increased delivery speed and product reliability
- Troubleshoot any operational issues related to the cloud infrastructure Making sure that cloud infrastructure is safe and scalable
- Monitor bottle necks and plan for remediation before service impact
- Experience in monitoring and observability service for cloud based apps
- Experience with python and shell programming
- Experience developing CI/CD workflows for deploying and monitoring deployed applications.
- Most importantly: continuous learner, explorer and team player
We are determined to create an environment where our employees feel valued, understand our business goals, and are motivated.
Here's a look at just some of the perks and benefits we make available to our US-based employees:
- Medical & Dental
- 401(k) Savings Plan
- Generous paid time off
- Life Milestones - from adoption assistance, childcare resources, pet insurance, and more, Comcast supports you at all life stages.
- Courtesy Services - We offer all of our full-time employees in serviceable areas free digital TV and internet.
- Discount tickets for Universal Resorts, including theme park tickets and onsite hotel rooms.
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We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, perform essential job functions, and receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer.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 proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law.
While possessing the stated degree is preferred, Comcast also may consider applicants who hold some combination of coursework and experience, or who have extensive related professional experience.
Relevant Work Experience
Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Comcast provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a Commission under the terms of an applicable plan, while most non-sales positions are eligible for a Bonus. Additionally, Comcast provides best-in-class Benefits. We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most, and should help you care for those who matter most. That’s why we provide an array of options, expert guidance and always-on tools, that are personalized to meet the needs of your reality – to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life. Please visit the [Register to View] on our careers site for more details.