Comcast Sr Data Engineer in Englewood, Colorado
Responsible for planning and designing new software and web applications. Analyzes, tests and assists with the integration of new applications. Oversees the documentation of all development activity. Trains non-technical personnel. Assists with tracking performance metrics. Integrates knowledge of business and functional priorities. Acts as a key contributor in a complex and crucial environment. May lead teams or projects and shares expertise.
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.
Do you have a real passion for building tools and products to improve the Customer Experience (CX), User Experience (UX), and Quality? Are you an “outside of the box thinker”? If yes, then join our team of highly skilled software development engineers who collaborate closely to solve complex problems which may impact our customers and develop user focused tools and applications to make it easier to identify, triage and resolve issues which impact our customers’ experience. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize CX, and our goal to lead the future in user-centric design, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.
-Design and build scalable, high-volume Java web applications focused on Platform as a Service.
-Optimize the performance of the system for higher performance.
-Participate in design and code reviews.
-Analyzes, tests, and assists with the integration of new applications.
-Experience in Agile framework and its various implementations like Scrum, Kanban etc.
-Develop systems that are highly scalable, but easy to maintain
-Collaborate with colleagues on design and architecture
-Build high-throughput and low latency micro services.
-Assists with tracking performance metrics.
-Provide solutions to complex problems and formally operationalize a product to resolve the problem.
-May lead teams or projects and shares expertise.
-Trains non-technical personnel.
-Solid understanding of Devops and has the tact to build tools for supporting application in production.
-Integrates knowledge of business and functional priorities.
-Acts as a key contributor in a complex and crucial environment.
-Excellent oral and written communications skills required.
-Oversees the documentation of all development activity.
Employees at all levels are expected to:
-Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job.
-Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services
-Know your stuff - be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products and services, especially our digital tools and experiences
-Win as a team - make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas
-Be an active part of the Net Promoter System - a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company - by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers
-Drive results and growth
-Respect and promote inclusion and diversity
-Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.
-Collaborates with project stakeholders to identify product and technical requirements.
-Conducts analysis to determine integration needs.
-Designs new software and web applications, supports applications under development, and customizes current applications. Develops software update process for existing applications. Assists in the roll-out of software releases.
-Trains junior Software Development Engineers on internally developed software applications.
-Oversees the researching, writing, and editing of documentation and technical requirements, including evaluation plans, test results, technical manuals, and formal recommendations and reports.
-Keeps current with technological developments within the industry. Monitors and evaluates competitive applications and products. Reviews literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.
-Provides technical leadership throughout the design process and guidance with regards to practices, procedures, and techniques. Serves as a guide and mentor for junior and mid-level level Software Development Engineers.
-Assists in tracking and evaluating performance metrics. Ensures team delivers software on time, to specification, and within budget.
-Works with Quality Assurance team to determine if applications fit specification and technical requirements.
-Displays expertise in knowledge of engineering methodologies, concepts, and skills and their application in the area of specified engineering specialty.
-Displays expertise in process design and redesign skills. Presents and defends architectural, design, and technical choices to internal audiences.
-Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
-Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.
-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
-Java developer with 7-11 years of experience designing and implementing distributed systems in a UNIX/Linux environment.
-Development expertise should be in development from scratch, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
-Hands-on experience working through the entire micro services, both REST/SOAP and message-driven in java.
-Hands-on experience in Unix/Linux shell scripting and high-volume data processing environments.
-Experienced in deploying to cloud infrastructure especially in Pivotal Cloud foundry.
-Expert level skills with Spring framework and working knowledge of Spring boot.
-Experience in implementing SQL and NO-SQL database concepts. Mongo and Oracle experience is required.
-Experience in managed and distributed messaging queues, Kafka and/or RabbitMQ and/or Kinesis, experience is required.
-Experience in Spark streaming & databricks is highly preferred
-Experience working with AWS services like EC2, S3, Dynamo DB etc. preferred.
-Experience working with Hadoop system preferred.
-Experience building complex software systems that have been successfully delivered to customers.
-CI/CD background with architectural knowledge around how the services are constructed.
-Experience in analyzing system performance and propose solutions to build a highly scalable and available system.
-Ability to Present to Technical and Non-Technical Audiences
-Experience in lead roles
-Bachelor’s Degree or Equivalent in Engineering, Computer Science etc.
Relevant Work Experience
Pay Range: $103,714.27 - $155,571.40
Comcast intends to offer the selected candidate base pay within this range, dependent on job-related, non-discriminatory factors such as experience.
Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Comcast provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a Commission under the terms of an applicable plan, while most non-sales positions are eligible for a Bonus. Additionally, Comcast provides best-in-class Benefits. We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most, and should help you care for those who matter most. That’s why we provide an array of options, expert guidance and always-on tools, that are personalized to meet the needs of your reality – to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life. Please visit the compensation and benefits summary (https://jobs.comcast.com/life-at-comcast/benefits) on our careers site for more details.