Software Engineer
Location:
Reston , Virginia
Posted:
November 19, 2017
Reference:
170739

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.



We're looking for a dedicated and passionate Sr. Engineer to join our cloud networking team. If you have experience building scalable, cloud based, web applications, are excited about impacting millions of users, look no further!
We practice Agile/Scrum methodology and we program in a variety of languages such as Python, GoLang, NodeJS, Scala, or Java. We are building a large scale and high performance cloud based IP service platform leveraging NFV and Orchestration technologies.
As a Software Engineer, you will specialize in building high-performance, reliable back-end systems and server-side APIs, creating the interconnectivity fabric of the platform and enabling the provisioning of a new and revolutionary class of services to millions of Internet users.


Responsibilities:
Design and Develop Rest, Rpc and messaging based software infrastructure and build control and management plane controllers and APIs
Design and develop low latency/high throughput server infrastructure components to handle large volume of transactions
Analyze requirements, design and develop code, unit test code and test tools
Present and defend architectural, design, and technical choices to internal and external audiences.
Comfortable with collaboration, open communication and reaching across dev, qa, ops and other cross functional teams

Preferred Qualifications:
Solid understanding of algorithm complexity, parallel/distributed systems, advanced data structures, computer networking and operating systems
Development expertise in building NFV, Cloud orchestration and SDN technologies at scale
Development expertise in either OpenDaylight, ONOS or ONAP
Proficiency in Service and Network Modeling such as TOSCA, YANG
Solid working knowledge of NoSQL databases such as Cassandra or Couchbase
Development expertise in message and data pipeline technologies such as Apache Kafka, Kafka Streams, RabbitMQ
Proficiency with GoLang, Python, NodeJS and related development frameworks
Proficiency in distributed system frameworks such as Apache Zookeeper, etcd, Consul
Prior experience working with Agile/Scrum methodologies
Start-up environment experience

Job Specifications:
5-8 years' work experience/equivalent programming experience
5+ years' experience with high-scale, high performance and high availability server development



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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