Software Engineer 2 - Core Application Platforms

With Comcast in Philadelphia PA US

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Posted on January 16, 2019

About this job

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


linux, java

Job description

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

Job Summary:

Are you a problem solver with a deep aptitude to learn, looking to round out your career in Software Engineering? If so, we would love to talk to you about our mission to provide the larger company with technologies that are broadly used forfaster delivery of reliable, performant, and scalable software products. We are in many ways an applied research organization: taking cutting-edge technical concepts and delivering them as new capabilities through modern, robust engineering practices.

We are very interested in attracting a diverse range of candidates from different backgrounds. If you aren't sure if you qualify, please err on the side of applying!

Core Responsibilities

-Learning new technologies and open source tools and applying them to relevant projects

-Writing production-quality, tested code

-Performing code reviews, even of more senior team members

-Collaborating with our technical operations teams to provide outstanding customer service

-Resisting the accrual of "technical debt" in our systems.

-Building proof-of-concept systems or conducting exploratory experiments with new technology.

-Serving as an ambassador of CAP technologies to the broader technical community, both inside and outside Comcast, via a combination of authorship of technical papers, journal articles, and/or blog posts; and delivering presentations at technical conferences,meetups, user groups, etc.

Preferred Qualifications:

-1-2years of relevant work experience, including extensive programming experience and strongobject-oriented skills; and/or aBS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field.

-Familiarity witha diverse set of programming styles (procedural, objected-oriented, functional).

-Experience with Java, Python/Ruby, and bash shell scripting a plus.

-UNIX/Linux background: facility with command-line utilities; familiarity with system administration tools and concepts a plus.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

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