• Sr. Engineer - Mobile & Web Application Development Lead

    Comcast Philadelphia, PA 19133

    Job #2216598611

  • 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 Summary

    The Enterprise Application Development Team at Comcast develops, delivers and operates solutions that support our workforce as well as our business partners in HR, Payroll, Total Rewards(benefits), and Facilities. We specialize in enterprise solutions that can rapidly scale and flex to meet the demands of our business and large employees and contingent labor populations. Our vision is to be a technology leader for our Technology and Products organization and setting standards for how to deliver trail-blazing and innovative solutions that empower our workforce and simplify their experiences. In this role, you will: * Design/Develop/Support hybrid mobile and web based applications that support Comcast's workforce. * Lead the development efforts and govern the work of junior resources and contractors * Influence strategy and architecture leveraging your subject matter expertise What you can expect: * To be challenged to do things in new ways and deliver innovative solutions. * To mentor junior resources and aid in their career development * To learn many new technologies and software development disciplines. As a technology centric and end to end customer experience driven company, Comcast has embarked on a bold journey to embrace cloud computing and cloud-based technologies across its entire business. With this goal in mind, over the last several years, many Engineering organizations across Comcast have begun to leverage cloud solutions and services to modernize their infrastructures and establish their future platforms for innovation. The mobile & web application development lead is responsible for planning and designing new software and web applications. Analyzes, tests and assists with the integration of new applications. Oversees the documentation of all development activity. Trains non-technical personnel, assists with tracking performance metrics. The engineer integrates knowledge of business and functional priorities. Acts as a key contributor in a complex and crucial environment. May lead teams or projects and shares expertise.

    Job Description

    Core Responsibilities

    • Collaborates with project partners to identify product and technical requirements.

    • Conducts analysis to resolve integration needs.

    • Designs new software and web applications, supports applications under development and customizes current applications.

    • Develops software update process for existing applications.

    • Assists in the roll-out of software releases.

    • Trains junior Software Development Engineers on internally developed software applications.

    • Leads all aspects of the researching, writing and editing of documentation and technical requirements, including evaluation plans, test results, technical manuals and formal recommendations and reports.

    • Keeps current with technological developments within the industry.

    • 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.

    • Assists in tracking and evaluating performance metrics.

    • Ensures team delivers software on time, to specification and within budget.

    • Works with Quality Assurance team to determine if applications fit specification and technical requirements.

    • Displays expertise in knowledge of engineering methodologies, concepts and skills and their application in the area of specified engineering specialty.

    • Displays expertise in process design and redesign skills.

    • Presents and defends architectural, design and technical choices to internal audiences.

    • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.

    • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance.

    • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • Minimum 3-5years of experiencewithsetting and maintaining Jenkins and/or Concourse CI/CD pipelines.

    • Minimum 5-7years' experiencewith IOS Native app, Android Native apps, HybridApp DevelopmentFrameworks

    • Minimum5-7years of experience withSwift,Angular,React,Ionic, plugins likeCordova.

    • Strong proficiency using writing reusable, highly performantAdaptive/Responsiveassets forvariousmobile, desktopOSandBrowser combinations

    • Experience building micro services with Java,Springboot, Hibernate, Struts etc. frameworks

    • Minimum 5-7 years of experience with building high performant apps and micro services with Java, Spring boot

    • Minimum 5-7experiencereleasing a public mobile app and going through the review process for the Apple App Store and Google Play Store

    • Experience with micro service development for big data use cases is a plus

    • Experience withIntelligent automation is a plus

    • Ability to deliver on multiple projects and meet tight deadlines

    • Flexible and adaptable, self-driven,confident,and resourceful

    Our Team

    • We have a bias for action and outcomes

    • We are agile and seek continuous improvement

    • We take our work seriously, but don't take ourselves too seriously

    • We are passionate about winning together

    • We treat customers as partners rather than as tickets to be closed

    • We value delivering usable solutions now and iterative refinement over holding out for a perfect solution later

    Employees at all levels are expected to:

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

    • Lead 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 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 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.

    • Get 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

    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

    7-10 Years

    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 compensation and benefits summary (~~~) on our careers site for more details.