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Sr. Manager Software Engineering, Test & Learn at Comcast (Philadelphia, PA)

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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: Comcast Technology and Product Experience (TPX) is seeking a Sr. Software Engineering Manager to join our Digital Home Client Application Engineering team. This group is responsible for customer-facing mobile, web, set-top box, and voice application development for Comcast's Home Security, Home Network Management and Internet of Things product offerings. This includes the native iOS and Android xFi application, which manages our cloud enabled gateway for millions of homes and is expanding internationally. In this role, you will directly manage 5-15 people including full-time-employees and contractors to build out and operate our test and learn capabilities. These Engineers range in skill-level and experience from Principal to Junior and Entry-Level. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams (management, web, mobile and API developers, UX designers, test engineers, operations engineers, product and business managers) to lead project initiatives for Digital Home Data Warehouse and Test and Learn platform. You must be a strong technical leader, an independent, critical and analytic thinker, have excellent communication skills and rapidly adapt to changing business and customer demands. Specifically, you should have a passion for A/B testing and learning, deep analytical capability, understanding of basic statistics, a strong set of dev-Ops skills and deep familiarity with modern data warehousing tools/platforms. REQUIREMENTS: - 3+ years managing software engineers, setting goals and developing career plans - 4+ years professionally developing applications at least one of: iOS, Android, Web - GURU like skills in SQL - ETL and processing from disparate data sets using appropriate technologies including but not limited to, Hive, Pig, MapReduce, HBase, Spark, Snowflake and Kafka - Basic stats and have built or worked in detail with a data warehouse at least once - Experience operating a Data Pipeline. (Spark, Hive/Hadoop, RDS) - Polyglot (python, go, java) - Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills - Knowledge of Agile Software Development Life Cycle - Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Deployment tools (Jenkins) - A strong sense of ownership and responsibility for code quality that follows best practices - A strong passion for learning and adapting to new technologies CORE RESPONSIBILITIES: - Directly managing multiple Engineering teams (approx. 5-15 Engineers including full time employees and contractors) - Providing regular feedback and coaching regarding both job performance and career development - Directing the development and release of multiple project across Digital Home Test and Learn platform (warehouse + tools) - Providing guidance to engineering teams and other departments in identifying product and technical requirements, contributing to functional strategy development - Self-Development via an awareness of one's strengths and weaknesses, and openness to others viewpoints - Demonstrating interest in others, encourages adaptive development and promotes a sustainable team culture. - Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. - Other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Job Specification: - Bachelors Degree or Equivalent - Engineering, Computer Science - Generally requires 8-11 years related experience Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer