Java Software Developer, Eng2

Comcast Philadelphia, PA

About the Job

Business Unit:

Function: Engineering

Family: Software Development & Engineering

Job Title: Eng 2, Software Dev & Engineering

Job Abbreviation: ENGR2SWDEV

Hierarchy Group: Professional

Hierarchy Level: Professional 2

FSLA: Exempt

Job Overview:

Comcast is in the process of re-writing the in-house Customer Experience Platform (CXP) for use by frontline employees as well as customers. The CXP forms the basis of the orchestration behind Comcast's key frontline employee-facing desktop tools and, in its next incarnation (codenamed "Convoy"), as the orchestration layer behind customer-facing user interfaces as well.

Job Summary:

Within the context of the CXP and Convoy platforms, this role will be responsible for development and testing of the services that comprise the back office platform. Edits new and existing applications. Implements, testing, and debugging defined software components. Documents all development activity. Works with moderate guidance in own area of knowledge.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Analyzes and determines integration needs.
  • Evaluates and plans software designs, test results and technical manuals.
  • Reviews literature, patents, and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.
  • Programs new software, web applications and supports new applications under development and the customization of current applications.
  • Edits and reviews technical requirements documentation.
  • Works with Quality Assurance team to determine if applications fit specification and technical requirements.
  • Displays knowledge of engineering methodologies, concepts, skills, and their application in the area of specified engineering specialty.
  • Displays knowledge of, and ability to apply, process design and redesign skills.
  • Displays in-depth 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:

  • Java
  • Spring and Spring Boot
  • Hibernate and/or JPA
  • Relational/SQL (Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, etc.)
  • Agile/Scrum Experience

Recommended Skills:

  • NoSQL (Couchbase, MongoDB, etc.)
  • Messaging (JMS, Kafka)
  • PaaS (Cloud Foundry) a plus
  • Public Cloud (AWS, Google Cloud, or Azure) a plus

Education Level: Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

Field of Study: Computer Science, Engineering

Years Experience: Generally requires 2-5 years related experience

Compliance: Comcast is an EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace.

Disclaimer: The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications


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