Software Engineer / Golang Developer
About the Job
Business Unit: At Comcast Silicon Valley Innovation Center (CSV) we're changing the way America views sports and entertainment. We are integrating interactive features into the customers TV experience. If you love being on the cutting edge, we would love for you to be a part of changing Comcast's history. Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer
We're looking for a dedicated and passionate software engineer to join our XMiDT/Webpa team. If you have experience building scalable cloud based platforms, you fret over creating the perfect API, you love to collaborate with other development teams and you want to create magic for millions of users, join us. We are waiting for your energy, passion, and creativity.
The team is small and consists of software engineers and a QA automation engineers. The team is a true DevOps team so we can both build and learn from our software. You will work closely with Product and a variety of different engineering teams that integrate either with us or we integrate with them.
You will be responsible for developing open source components for the XMiDT, Webpa and future services. Our environment is a highly collaborative and dynamic environment involving development, troubleshooting and testing. Existing components and new components are developed in Go.
The XMiDT / Webpa projects are open source projects focused on providing an always on connection with all of our consumer premise equipment hardware. The projects focus on security, high performance, large scale and failure tolerance.
You love what you do because it makes a difference to our customers and delights them. You like to work hard but it's worth it, because you're having fun with a great group of people in an AMAZING work environment. You are the future of awesome
Write server side code and unit tests in Go
Design, develop and implement highly scalable, resilient and robust cloud-based services
Manage development, continuous integration and deployment for various microservices in the platform.
Work closely with QA to create automated application level test suites.
Apply industry best-practice software standards and technology to complex business problems.
Present and defend architectural, design, and technical choices to internal and external audiences and develop prototypes quickly.
1+ years software programming experience in mainstream programming languages
1+ year of Go or equivalent like Java or Python
Open Source contributions (please provide github user id)
Experience in developing cloud based web services and ability to design for performance, reliability and scalability
Experience working in large-scale production deployments, performance tuning and troubleshooting.
Experience in designing software architecture for high volume applications
Experience in designing, developing and maintaining APIs for web services
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or any related field
Solid foundation in software design and algorithms with strong analytical and debugging skills
Master's degree in Computer Science or any related field
Some DevOps/deployment and operational visibility experience
Experience in Web Applications development
Experience in cloud deployments with AWS/Azure/OpenStack
Good communication skills with both technical and non-technical audience
About Comcast Silicon Valley
Looking for an environment with a startup vibe where your ideas affect millions of users and go from conception to deployment in a matter of days or weeks instead of months? Comcast Silicon Valley Innovation Center is hiring talented, focused and dynamic people to build a growing set of products. We are looking for people who thrive in a dynamic, cross-functional, collaborative and casual culture where passionate, skilled people let the best idea win. We offer awesome benefits including: free lunches and free on-site access to the Moffett Towers Fitness Club (free exercise classes, Olympic-sized pool, TRX, sauna, etc).
At Comcast Silicon Valley Innovation Center (CSV) we're changing the way America views sports and entertainment. We are integrating interactive features into the customers TV experience. If you love being on the cutting edge, we would love for you to be a part of changing Comcast's history.
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer