Comcast Software Engineer, Blockgraph in New York, New York

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ABOUT THE OPPORTUNITY :

BlockGraph, a startup being incubated by Comcast, is hiring a Software Engineer in New York City to help build our technology platform from the ground up.

Blockgraph is a distributed peer-to-peer platform based on blockchain technology that will improve consumer data security and data-driven advertising effectiveness. We are working with the biggest names in TV and premium video to improve ad planning, addressable targeting, ad execution, and measurement across linear and digital TV. Our business aims to increase the value of advertising as a whole by allowing marketer participants to anonymously match their data sets with programmers, distributors and other marketers in order to target or analyze consumers on any device without giving up proprietary customer information.

RESPONSIBILITIES :

Build enterprise level, cloud native software using modern development practices

Work with Product Management to understand requirements and functional designs

Develop technical specifications

Write elegant code and document it well

Implement new features according to automated monitoring and testing best practices

Improve performance, availability and scalability of the BlockGraph platform

Conduct and/or participate in tech design and code reviews

ABOUT YOU :

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or similar field of study

2 years experience in developing and debugging cloud native applications or web services

Can pick up new languages and is familiar with a couple of Golang, Python, Java, C

Experience with multi-threading,TCP-IP, HTTP, SQL, NoSQL, XML, Linux

Demonstrated ability in maintaining mission-critical, high-performance applications

Ability to understand and implement complex algorithms and features

Known for smart, logical thinking, interest and enthusiasm

Detail oriented, flexible in the way a startup requires, and comfortable collaborating in a team

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer