Senior Software Engineer
Location:
Philadelphia , Pennsylvania
Posted:
October 17, 2017
Reference:
167721

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 shapes the future at the intersection of media and technology. Comcast provides one of the kind entertainment platform, High Speed Data platform, and Internet of Things services including Home Security services. We create world-class experiences that people love and trust and drive innovation that builds value. We bring millions TV and entertainment, sports and news, communications and home management, theme parks, home security, Voice, and high speed Internet access. Comcast brings to life the best of what's to come. Comcast brings Entertainment, Internet, Voice, and other services to the customers via the largest footprint of networks in the country. 20M+ OnDemand video are streamed dailiy, 8200 Video and Audio Channels are streamed daily across the country, 167M+ phone calls are made and 153M messages are send daily on our network. Comcast supports more than 800K route miles or network pipeline.
We are looking for an exceptional software engineer to work as part of a cross-functional development team to create enterprise applications, services, telemetry, and tools that will be used to manage Comcast network that in turn will help revolutionize the way communication is experienced by millions of Comcast customers and create cool technologies at the same time.


The Task:
Design, develop, test, debug and document new and existing software and or applications for real-times communication services.
Write technical specifications based on conceptual design and business requirements
Evaluate new and emerging technologies for implementation.
Create platform and other application prototypes quickly.
Contribute to and respond to peer code reviews as needed
Write code to create robust and scalable applications.
Strong technical expertise and troubleshooting skills for large scale enterprise systems and software.
Minimal conceptual, logical and physical data modeling with data modeling tools and database design in complex, large-scale data environments.


Job Specification:
Bachelors Degree-Engineering, Computer Science or related fields
Generally requires 7-11 years related experience


Qualifications:
Strong Java programming background ;
Experience developing service oriented architectures and an understanding of design for scalability, performance and reliability.
Proficient in proficient in OO concepts and patterns
Experience in Client/Server architecture, Servlets and Web Services based on J2EE architecture
Application performance tuning
Web Services-Restful/JSON
UI development experience- Node JS, JavaScript.
Comfortable with operating systems like LINUX/UNIX


Preferred Qualifications:
Strong analytical and problem solving skills and able to work as part of cross-functional teams.
Ability to identify / resolve system bottlenecks
Understanding concepts of multi-threading, cache, memory management, Java Virtual Machine
TCP/IP and networking technologies and protocols
Understand of network devices, switches and routers a plus.
Excellent communication and organizational skills and with Agile Software Development Life Cycle



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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