Principal Eng, Billing Tech Ops

Comcast Philadelphia, PA

About the Job

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Job Summary

Responsible for triaging technical operational issues, providing technical solutions to operational problems, working with development teams in implementation of the bug fixes, and contributing to new products implementation, implementing existing products and services . Acts in compliance with industry and Company technical requirements, standards, policies, and procedures. Provides technical leadership to junior Engineers. Integrates knowledge of business and functional priorities. Acts as a key contributor in a complex and multi-technology environment.

Does not have any direct supervisory responsibilities. May direct workflow and act as a technical lead. May lead teams or projects and shares expertise.

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

Core Responsibilities

  • Accountable for triaging and identifying root cause of technology defects in systems and applications/service layer APIs supporting mobile services across highly complex ecosystems cutting across multiple technologies, groups, vendors and systems.
  • Responsible for identifying technical solutions for work around and bug fix to resolve customer impacting issues.
  • Accountable for providing technical assessment of service layer APIs to ensure end-to-end reliability of services; and identification of potential points of failure.
  • Lead technical bridges to conduct root cause analysis on critical/major system events, identify work around to restore service.
  • Proactively identify gaps in the designed service layer across OSS, BSS and telecom systems, web portal and mobile apps. Institute preventative actions to eliminate future incidents.
  • Collaborate with test engineers, lead developers and solution architects and take initiative to advance the quality, performance and scalability of our applications by influencing the architecture and design of our products with operability' in mind
  • Mentor team members on OSS and BSS technologies
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
  • Must be able to be on Call on nights and weekends
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Years of Experience

  • Generally requires 7-11 years related experience
  • 4+ years' experience in Tier 2 technical triage of billing and telecom/mobile systems
  • Strong trouble-shooting, analysis and problem-solving system related issues
  • Experienced solution architect/test engineer of telecom systems
  • Requires detailed understanding of complex interdependent OSS, BSS, SMS and visual voicemail systems.

Education Level

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Computer Science

Field of Study

Engineering, Computer Science





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