Software Engineer (Python)
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. Because our employees are our most valuable asset, 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).
Job SummaryResponsible for end-to-end ownership of projects across the entire stack. Build products with web frameworks, application programming interfaces, databases, and multiple Backend languages. Solve challenges that impact both the front-end and backend architecture, while delivering global customer experiences. Has in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in own discipline. Usually determines own work priorities. Acts as resource for colleagues with less experience.
Job DescriptionJob Description
We are looking for a credible Python Developer with experience using AWS and serverless technologies. The candidate must have a strong understanding of python best practices, background in writing well-structured code including unit tests and integration tests. Willing to work with programmatic tools for CI/CD deployment pipelines following a microservices' architecture.
The role will include responsibility to build new microservices, adapt current microservices, and work with front and back-end clients from design through implementation, deployment, and production support.
Work with engineering team, product, and user experience to understand new requirements.
Refine and estimate new deliverables.
Implement new application programming interfaces, backend services, front-end user interface components, and automation tasks to specification provided with the assistance of senior team members.
Understand platform usage and assist with production deployments and customer issue triage.
Design and develop backend applications that can be hosted on cloud platforms.
Design and develop web applications that can function during backend service and internet connectivity interruptions.
Develop security features as part of the development and embrace the DevSecOps culture.
Use and improve on tools to identify and mitigate production incidents within the defined MTTR (Mean Time To Recover) key performance indicator.
Create re-usable web components that can be leveraged by multiple teams, where needed.
Create self-contained microservices or application programming interfaces to support the business logic.
Use content management systems as applicable and global design patterns and defined coding standards and practices established by the team.
Collaborate with project stakeholders to identify product and technical requirements.
Work closely with the architects and DevOps Engineers to define the functional and technical requirements.
Create insights for managers to track business and operational metrics.
Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Ability to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as vital.
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 flawless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services.
Know your stuff - be hardworking learners, users and advocates of our groundbreaking 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 insights!
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.
Get 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.
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.
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