Principal Front-End Web Engineer

Comcast Philadelphia, PA

About the Job

Business Unit:

Comcast is looking for a skillful Principal Front-End Web Engineer to join our newest product team, Xfinity Mobile! As we continue to grow, we are looking for talented and passionate people. A successful candidate will have an established background in developing customer facing web interfaces focusing on high volume and highly availability, strong technical ability, great communication skills, and a motivation to achieve results in a dynamic fast paced environment.

Serve as Team Lead working collaboratively with all developers and software engineers to achieve our goals
Provide technical solutions in new systems development, new package evaluations and enhancements of existing systems
Participate actively in agile practices by collaborating with product owners, Business Analysts, Scrum Masters, and other team members in such activities as grooming user stories with cross-functional development teams
Participate in the architecture, development, testing, implementation and maintenance of our systems
Responsible for engineering best practices leading to excellent overall quality of software
Provides guidance and work leadership to less-experienced staff
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
Supports a culture of continuous improvement

Preferred qualifications:
Over 7 years of relevant work experience, including extensive web programming experience and proven architecture skills.
BS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related technical field.
Excellent software development skills, preferably in JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML/CSS and Unix environments.
Experience on Angular, understanding of React and other front end frameworks.
Experience developing service-oriented development, architecture paradigms and a proven excellence on design for scalability, performance and reliability
Experience with high-scale, distributed web service development (hands-on experience with RESTful services); understanding of APIs, data serialization and JSON.
Understanding and execution of CI/CD pipelines
Excellence on debugging and using Application Performance Monitoring tools.
Familiarity with data serialization formats like XML, JSON and protocol buffers

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer