Sep 14, 2019
Comcast Comcast's Technology & Product 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. Job Description Responsible for driving forward middleware services within Comcast’s Order Management system. Candidates will have end-to-end responsibility for projects of increasing complexity and will focus on ensuring that we make significant strides in furthering our structural designs and micro service migration towards a fully resilient, 24x7x365 available system. A strong knowledge of Java, NoSQL, Linux and micro-service design is required. Experience with AWS technologies (DocumentDB, MSK, AWS Serverless, etc.) and Pivotal Cloud Foundry is preferred. Candidate also focuses on working on development and cross-system technical knowledge. Serves as a subject matter expert in one or more technical areas; has end-to-end responsibility for projects of increasing complexity that encompass more than their own development. Keeps up-to-date on new industry tools, techniques and practice. Shows initiative beyond checking tasks off a list and can identify and suggest areas of work of future work for themselves and the team. Responsible for planning and designing new software and web applications. Analyzes, tests, and assists with the integration of new applications. Documents all development activity. Assists with training non-technical personnel. Has in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in own discipline. 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 and diversity -Do what' s right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities Core Responsibilities -Ensures components are well engineered, coded, unit tested, and delivered on schedule -Interfaces with teams from other functional areas to arrive at optimal solutions - Collaborates with project stakeholders to identify product and technical requirements. Conducts analysis to determine integration needs. -Documents the design, identifies reusable components, adheres to coding standards being followed by the team -Expertise in: Linux, Java, Soap/RESTful web services, RDBMS, non-relational data stores, and distributed systems -Ability to communicate technical concepts to a non-technical audience -Provide 24x7 on-call production support; as required. - 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. - Oversees 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. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary. - Other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Required Skills -Java, Unit testing frameworks, Java Coding Standards. Spring/Spring Boot frameworks. -Relational/SQL (Oracle, MySQL, PostgreSQL, etc), Hibernate and/or JPA. NoSQL (i.e. MongoDB) -Messaging (JMS, Kafka) -Soap, RESTful web services and micro-services -Object oriented programming (OOP) design patterns -UML, Sequence and Component diagrams -Agile/Scrum experience -Application monitoring exposure -Strong familiarity of the Linux command-line; common operating system troubleshooting and triage steps -Knowledge of source control systems (GitHub Enterprise, SVN) -Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Deployment tools (GoCD, Jenkins, etc) Education Level -Education Level: Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent in Engineering, Computer Science Field of Study - Engineering, Computer Science Years of Experience - Generally requires 7-11 years related experience Compliance Comcast is an EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace. Disclaimer The above 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 and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex or any other legally protected category.
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