Software Engineer and Operations

Comcast - Philadelphia, PA3.7

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: Responsible for planning and designing new software and web applications. Analyzes, tests, and assists with the integration of new applications. Documents all development activity. Assists with training non-technical personnel. Has in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in own discipline. Usually determines own work priorities. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.Employees at all levels are expect 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 communitiesCore Responsibilities: -Perform operational support for cloud-based applications, including SAP SuccessFactors, Workday and Kronos; required.-Perform operational support for on-premise applications, including SAP and SAP HANA; not required, but a plus.-Supports application development teams in building and maintaining environments to support new and ongoing application deployments. This includes working with all necessary infrastructure teams (OS, DB, network, storage, etc.) to build/maintain highly available systems.-Collaborates with project stakeholders to identify product and technical requirements. Conducts analysis to determine integration needs.-Participates in training representatives and operations staff onsupport ofinternally developed software applications, including any 3rdparty software components used within our application stacks.-Researches, writes and edits documentation and technical requirements, including software designs, evaluation plans, test results, technical manuals and formal recommendations and reports.-Provides technical leadership throughout the design process and guidance with regards to practices, procedures and techniques. Serves as a guide and mentor for junior-levelOperations SupportEngineers.-Works with Quality Assurance team to determine ifnew code changes (new features, defect fixes, etc.) are ready for production deployment-Displays in-depth knowledge of engineering methodologies, concepts, skills, and their application in the area of specified engineering specialty.-Displays an in-depth knowledge of numerous infrastructure technologies and an ability to leverage such knowledge to triage and mitigate production issues efficiently and effectively-Displays knowledge of, and ability to apply, project management skills.-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.Required Skills: -UNIX (Linux, Solaris) administration-Windows Server administration-Oracle 12c (SQL, PL/SQL, networking concepts, some administration knowledge)-MS SQL 2016-.NET applicationsDesired Skills: -Rabbit MQ-Edge Proxy-Apache Proxy-ServiceNow-MongoDB-Understanding of Disaster Recovery Concepts and Practices-Understanding of High Availability Concepts and Practices-Oracle Data Guard-Oracle RAC-Microsoft AzureJob Specification: -Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent inEngineering, Computer Science
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