BuildEngineer, Software Dev & Engineering

With Comcast in Philadelphia PA US

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Posted on December 04, 2018

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Role: System Administrator
Industry: Telecommunications
Company size: 10k+ people
Company type: Public


linux, python

Job description

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.

Job Title:Build & DevOps Software Engineer Digital Home Engineering

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+ On-Demand video are streamed daily, 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.

The Digital Home DevOps team delivers automation tools and technology to support engineering teams developing services & applications that power xFi, Xfinity Home Security and Digital Home automation. We are a team of engineers that are driving to a culture of SRE where we have a mix of responsibilities to create tools and platform services on one hand and on the other provide support so production services are running 24/7 to delight our customers. Some of the examples of the work we do are developing a monitoring platform that provides visibility into system and application metrics along with aggregating logs both from the backend and client apps; Developing CI/CD tools infrastructure and ensuring it's 24/7 uptime; Cost optimization of services running in public/private cloud environments; to name a few. As a Build & DevOps Engineer, you will be a full-time contributor to the team, working on cutting edge technology stacks that impacts and delights millions of Comcast customers.

We are seeking a Build & DevOps Software Engineer to help develop tools to support CI/CD infrastructure for client applications deployed on iOS & Android application stores. Come join us!


Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

Broad technical proficiency, with a thirst for knowledge, and a 'can do' attitude

Ability to manage rapidly shifting priorities and dependencies

Hands-on technical experience in Linux environments

Ability and readiness to quickly learn new technologies.

Should have participated in, and be familiar with, Agile (Scrum) project methodology and practices

Take high-level design decisions from team and turn them into reality that solves customer issues

Team player, excellent communication skills and able to successfully articulate technology concepts to both business and technical audience

Demonstrated ability to quickly understand business requirements, propose reference architectures, and possible technology solutions. Must be capable of presenting options and weigh implementation

Technical Skills:

Solid scripting & development language (e.g., bash, Go, Python, etc.)

Experience with automation software using Ansible , HashiCorp stack and Python

Experience with monitoring systems (e.g. Grafana/InfluxDB, Nagios, Datadog, CloudWatch, New Relic etc.)

Experience building tools for automation (building, testing, releasing, monitoring and alarming)

Experience with IaaS and PaaS providers such as AWS, OpenStack, VMWare etc.

Proficient in Linux command Line, system Administration and good hands-on installing software on Linux platforms

Understanding of containers technologies like Docker & Kubernetes. Hands-on experience with building and running containers on Kubernetes platform is a plus

Some networking knowledge (OSI network layers, TCP/IP, Firewalls, traffic shaping, and load balancing)

Familiarity with continuous integration/deployment processes and tools such as Artifactory, Gerrit, Git, Maven and Nexus

Hands-on experience with deploying, extending and operating Jenkins infrastructure and application

Experience with building iOS and Android apps and running them through a CI/CD pipeline that involves code coverage, UI testing, publishing to app store etc.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

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