Principal Cloud Storage Engineer, VIPER

Comcast - Denver, CO3.7

Full-time
Comcast Technology Solutions' purpose is to be the most valued partner to those leading the future of media and technology. Leveraging the most complete portfolio of capabilities, unmatched expertise and Comcast's unrivaled infrastructure, we help customers thrive in a rapidly evolving multi-platform world by powering extraordinary experiences to every screen. If you share a passion for contributing your talents to empowered teams, possess an entrepreneurial spirit and are driven by imagination and possibilities, we want to develop and grow your career at Comcast Technology Solutions.

Responsibilities:
Architect and design storage infrastructure solutions to support the development and deployment of advanced IP video technologies and services.
Lead and drive the implementation of reliable, scalable and versatile storage infrastructure.
Research, develop and drive the forward-looking storage strategy via proof of concepts to ensure the longevity of video storage.
Foster cross-functional mentoring and knowledge sharing across the various engineering teams.
Oversee configuration and management of storage infrastructure.
What your team of skilled engineers performs.
Provide hands-on systems level engineering and technical oversight for all Storage Platforms.
Configuration and standardization of storage system fault tolerance, monitoring and stress testing.
Tests and certifies systems releases and firmware for storage infrastructure components provided by vendors.
Tier 3 support for critical escalations

Key Abilities:
Must be able to work independently, be self-motivated and handle multiple priorities.
High attention to detail and strong ability to problem solve and drive resolution.
Proactive ownership, positive attitude, with excellent interpersonal skills
Strong facilitation and collaboration skills across multiple teams.
Excellent presentation and communication skills to clearly articulate complex issues and technologies to senior leadership.
Strong experience gathering requirements and supporting advanced software development teams in an agile environment.
Willingness to learn and step outside their comfort zone.

Key Skills:
8+ years of hands-on experience in systems engineering.
Experience with large scale distributed storage architectures, IBM Cleversafe, AWS S3 or equivalent object storage technology.
Knowledge of video storage platforms, video on demand and cloud DVR.
Experience managing a team of engineers responsible for various infrastructure domains.
Knowledge of CI/CD methodologies and Immutable Infrastructure.
Knowledge of Infrastructure Systems & Platforms
Compute-Linux OS
Networking VLAN, Routing, Multicast, Unicast
Data Centers Racks, Power, Cooling
Automation Bash, Python, Ansible
Virtualization VMware, OpenStack
Containers Docker on Kubernetes
Experience with developing and enforcing standards and best practices in managing large scale cloud infrastructure.
Strong knowledge of networking concepts (VLAN, TCP/IP, Multicast, Unicast, OSI).
Comfortable working in a fast-paced agile environment.
What do you get?

Flexible schedule, telecommuting, work life balance.
A variety of snacks, drinks and catered lunches.
Opportunity to collaborate with world class engineers like yourself.
Recreation games, ping pong, cornhole, foosball.
Excellent company benefits.
VIPER(Video IP Engineering & Research), is a startup division within Comcast's Technology and Product Division and spun out from IP Video and online projects originated within Comcast Interactive Media is based in downtown Denver, CO. We are a cloud-based, IP video infrastructure that's been built to deliver a broad mix of on-demand video, live TV streams and an assortment of other digital media to an array of connected devices in the home.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer