Comcast Program Manager, CX/Xfi (Customer Care and Xfinity Internet) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comcast Technology Solutions' purpose is to be the most valued partner to those leading the future of media and technology. Leveraging the most complete portfolio of capabilities, unmatched expertise and Comcast's unrivaled infrastructure, we help customers thrive in a rapidly evolving multi-platform world by powering extraordinary experiences to every screen. If you share a passion for contributing your talents to empowered teams, possess an entrepreneurial spirit and are driven by imagination and possibilities, we want to develop and grow your career at Comcast Technology Solutions.

Responsible for end-to-end program management as a member of our Syndication Program Management Team. The candidate will support all syndication features in order to provide uniform implementation and delivery. The successful candidate will be able to work with cross-functional team members to identify tasks, build and manage program plans, identify functional resources to meet commitments, develop risk and communication plans, and coordinate with external vendors and organizations as required.

This position requires a strong project management background and ideal candidates will be experienced with agile development and deployment. A proven track record in complex program management under aggressive schedule demands and competing priorities is a must as are strong communication, collaboration and leadership skills.

Core Responsibilities

- Understands the scope of programs as defined by the business requirements and

budget process. Participates in key planning milestones.

- Identifies, confirms, and obtains participation from required cross-functional teams.

Ensures team clearly understands roles and responsibilities for the duration of the

program.

- Creates and builds program plans. Facilitates and drives the core team to identify

and schedule all the work for end-to-end deployment required to fulfill program

scope. Performs management of upstream and downstream dependencies.

- Identifies goals and successes criteria, drives the development and implementation of

key goals, objectives, and successes criteria for the program with key stakeholders

and core team. Raises conflicts and resolves with the appropriate level of management.

- Determines the cost and budget; performs resource forecasting.

- Analyzes areas of risk to avoid risky activities by identifying and managing critical

paths and risk areas. Establishes contingency plans and identifies trigger events and

assumes responsibility for initiation corrective actions.

- Identifies and helps the team make program tradeoffs to balance scope, time, and

costs. Ensures proper documentation.

- Tracks and manages the program schedule and upstream and downstream

dependencies. Analyzes the actual performance against the plan and makes adjustments

consistent with plan objectives. Drives action item resolution and track completion.

Ensures program milestones are accomplished and ensures overall committed timelines are met. Documents all major plan changes in scope, approach, and date delivery.

- Communicates updates on major milestones and keeps all stakeholders informed of

progress and issues. Identifies and manages proposed changes to program parameters

and works with Architecture, Program Management and Delivery to ensure

appropriate to ensure appropriate processes and communications are

followed.

- Monitors and ensures quality of program deliverables. Leads core team and key

field resources to develop and monitor deployment schedule, strategies, and tools to

support the implementation of programs in the field through trials and controlled

customer

- 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.

Qualifications And Requirements

Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent in Business, Engineering

Generally requires 11 years related experience

Strong technical background, analytical and logic skills

Excellent client facing and internal communication skills

Excellent meeting facilitation, planning and management skills required

Experience managing complex platform enhancement initiatives is a plus

Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Project, Excel, Word, PowerPoint)

Self-motivated, team player, action and results oriented

Agile Project Management experience preferred

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer