Comcast Software Developer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.

Job Summary:

Responsible for validating product quality by analyzing and testing the

quality of the codebase. Makes decisions affecting architecture of the

test codebase including which software to use for writing test code.

Focuses on writing code that will be executed in an automated and

repeatable fashion which will reduce manual testing efforts and increase

code quality and consistency. Develops and maintains code that validates

front-end, middleware, and database systems, using the latest tools and

common programming languages. Provides input into various software

development lifecycle stages. Partners with software engineers to write

efficient automation code using coding standards and best practices.

Executes automated code and creates comprehensive execution reports for

team. Repairs complex broken automation scripts, and performs peer

reviews of automation codebase. Has in-depth experience, knowledge and

skills in own discipline. Usually determines own work priorities. Acts

as resource and mentor for colleagues with less experience.

Core Responsibilities:

- Write automated test code, using the same standards as a Software

Engineer , that allows for repeatable, reliable testing solutions to

test the wide functionality of products and software, maintaining

automation codebase in a version control system (GIT, SVN). May include

creating simple SQL queries for validation of databases and / or writing

SOAP and RESTful API automated scripts.

- Create automated testing documentation, including Test Plans, Test

Summary Reports, etc.

- Execute automated test scripts, and presents results to team.

- Analyze broken test cases and diagnose and repair to working order.

- Perform code reviews of automation scripts and front-end codebases.

- Diagnose and repair simple bugs within production code.

- Serve as a guide and mentor for junior-level engineers. Provides

technical leadership and consultation with regards to practices,

procedures and techniques.

- 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.

Job Specification:

- Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent

- Engineering, Computer Science

- Generally requires 5-8 years related experience.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer