Comcast Distinguished Engineer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's 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.

Are you experienced at applying machine learning to big-data tasks? Are you excited by analyzing and modeling diverse data sets, and recognizing algorithm patterns to solve real-world problems? We love data and we have lots of it. Join Xfinity Mobile where we use Machine Learning and Statistics to develop and drive our highly innovative new products and services.

As a Distinguished Engineer, you guide a team of engineers within Xfinity Mobile to improve the XM Platform. You will work on projects of large opportunities. You will collaborate with engineering and product teams within Xfinity Mobile and T&P (Technology and Product). Your work will have a direct impact on the bottom line of our mobile business while improving customer experience. If big data, cutting edge technologies and building intelligent systems excites you, if you love to innovate and deliver results, then we want you to be on our team.

Core Responsibilities

Use machine learning and statistics techniques to create scalable solutions for business problems

Analyze and extract relevant information from large amounts of both structured and unstructured data to help automate and optimize key processes

Design, experiment and evaluate highly innovative models for predictive learning

Work closely with software engineering teams to drive real-time model experiments, implementations and new feature creations

Establish scalable, efficient, automated processes for large scale data analyses, model development, model validation and model implementation

Research and implement novel machine learning and AI approaches

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent

15 years related experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent

Solid background in statistical learning techniques

Algorithm implementation experience as well as the ability to modify standard algorithms (e.g. changing objectives, working-out the math, implementing and scaling)

Strong programming skills in at least one object oriented programming language (Java, Scala, C , Python, R, etc.)

Experience in implementing the models that handle terabytes of data

Knowledge of or experience in building production quality and large scale deployment of applications related to machine learning

Proven record of delivering results

Strong communication and data presentation skills

Strong problem solving ability

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer