Comcast Software Development Enthusiast in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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.
Do you love to write code? Are you passionate about software craftsmanship? Would you like to work on projects with tangible impact?
As a software engineer in the NGAN Engineering team you will be part of a team that is building next generation access network which will help deliver the services of the future to our customers. The software applications we are building is a containerized, microservice-based, cloud-deployed services. You will work closely with a cross functional team to design, implement and maintain quality software.
-We value mutually respect, and encourage diversity of opinion.
-We value curiosity and experimentation, and strive for continuous improvement.
-We value team cohesion, and strive to keep individual ego in check.
-We value simplicity in our architecture and code, and strive to be detail oriented.
-We value joy in our work, and strive for work-life harmony.
-We value personal and team ownership, and strive for mutual trust.
-We value judicious refactoring, and question the status quo.
-Write tested, production-ready code
-Write appropriate documentation
-Participate in design and architecture sessions
-Build effective deployment and monitoring systems
-Support production environments
-Perform code reviews
-Participate in software release and deployment activities managed under an agile software development approach
-Collaborate constructively with team members
-BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field or equivalent practical experience.
-Experience in C , Java
-Experience in any of the following: Redis, RabbitMQ, Kafka, Docker, Kubernetes.
-Good current knowledge of Unix/Linux environments
-Experience in code optimization and high performance computing.
-Experience in Test-driven development/test automation, continuous integration, and deployment automation
-Good communicator, able to analyze and clearly articulate complex issues and technologies understandably and engagingly.
-Great design and problem solving skills, with a strong bias for architecting at scale.
-Adaptable, proactive and willing to take ownership.
-Keen attention to detail and high level of commitment.
-Comfortable working in a fast-paced agile environment. Requirements change quickly and our team needs to constantly adapt to moving targets.
-Familiarity with microservice architecture and containerized deployment.
-Familiarity with distributed systems, asynchronous messaging, and network protocols.
-Familiarity with data serialization formats like XML, JSON and protocol buffers
-Experience with scripting tools such as Python is a plus
-Knowledge of operational support tool technologies: ELK, Splunk, Prometheus, InfluxDB, Grafana
-Knowledge of DOCSIS, ONOS, NETCONF
-Knowledge of networking protocols: HTTP/S, TCP, UDP, multicast
- Bachelors Degree or Equivalent
- Engineering, Computer Science
- Generally requires 5-8 years related experience
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer