Principal Cybersecurity Automation Engineer
Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
October 16, 2017

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.

Comcast Technology and Product Security (T&PS) is looking for a developer (DevOps) to support all automation and process improvement initiatives within the Network Security Engineering team. This "Principal" engineer position will be responsible for working collaboratively with both internal and external stakeholders to support our "self-service" model. Should have experience coding/configuring on different platforms (Databases, JAVA applications).Act as a key contributor in a complex and crucial environment. Provide technical leadership, design guidance and mentorship to junior team members. Define long-term technology roadmaps and ensures compliance with all internal and external policies and standards.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure programs are envisioned, designed, developed, and implemented across the enterprise to meet business needs
  • Drive security issues through to closure by engaging necessary stakeholders
  • Subject Matter Expert (SME) for designing and architecting solutions to handle future growth and implement new functionalities as they become available
  • Monitor current and future trends, technology and information that will positively affect organizational projects; applies and integrates emerging technological trends to new and existing systems architecture
  • Understanding client requirements and how they translate to new application features
  • Design creative prototypes according to specifications
  • Write high quality source code to program complete applications within deadlines
  • Perform unit and integration testing before launch
  • Conduct functional and non-functional testing
  • Troubleshoot and debug applications
  • Evaluate existing applications to reprogram, update and add new features
  • Develop technical documents and handbooks to accurately represent application design and code
  • Lead technical bridges and provides troubleshooting direction. Provides guidance and recommended solutions to complex technical issues
  • Play a key role in working with product vendor for proper tool functioning and ensure product related issues are addressed in a timely manner
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary


  • Proven experience as application developer
  • Experience in designing and building applications
  • Ability to program in at least one programming language such as C#, Java (J2EE) etc.
  • In-depth knowledge of programming for diverse operating systems and platforms using development tools
  • Excellent understanding of software design and programming principles
  • Analytical thinking and problem-solving capability
  • Experience with web services like SOAP/REST
  • Experience with configuration of Databases(Oracle, MySQL)
  • Demonstrates flexibility and ability to effectively handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Great attention to detail and time-management skills
  • A team player with excellent communication skills

Education Level:Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent in technology or security field
Certifications:One of the following is preferred MCSD, AWS, Oracle OCP, Red Hat JBoss
Years of Experience:Generally requires 10+ years of industry experience

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

A little about us:
Comcast brings together the best in media + technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences.

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