Engineer 4, Software Dev & Engineering at Comcast

| Philadelphia, PA
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Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the worlds 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
We are seeking a Sr. HTML5 Developer to join our Managed Video Apps
group, which is responsible for creating and shipping web, mobile and
connected tv app experiences that are used by millions of customers
each and every day. On our team, we value close collaboration with
designers, testers, product managers, and other developers across the
organization. While the primary responsibilities will include developing
features for HTML5 apps, you will have opportunities to contribute to
all aspects of the products. You are encouraged to pick up new
technologies and languages quickly, be a great teammate, and be able
to adapt to changing business and customer demands. The ideal
candidate will have experience building native mobile applications that
rely on multiple web services and that operate at scale.

Job Description

Core Responsibilities
  • Collaborates with project stakeholders to identify product and technical requirements. Conducts analysis to determine integration needs.
  • Designs HTML5 applications on both Smart TVs and connected devices supports applications under development and customizes current applications. Assists in the roll-out of software releases.
  • Contributes to code reviews and merges.
  • Keeps current with technological developments within the industry. Reviews literature, patents and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.
  • Provides technical leadership throughout the design process and guidance with regards to practices, procedures and techniques. Serves as a guide and mentor for junior-level Software Development Engineers.
  • Assists in tracking and evaluating performance metrics. Ensures team delivers software on time, to specification and within budget.
  • Works with the Quality Assurance team to determine if applications fit specifications and technical requirements.
  • Displays expertise in knowledge of engineering methodologies, concepts and skills, and their application in the area of specified
  • engineering specialty.
  • Displays expertise in process design and redesign skills. Presents and defends architectural, design and technical choices to internal audiences.
  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance to work and meetings

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 & diversity.
  • Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.

Attributes for Success
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in Engineering or Computer Science
  • 5+ years of HTML5/Smart TV development experience, preferably on apps that have been approved for release to the public-In-depth knowledge of front-end coding languages including HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • Knowledge of HTTP and RESTful web services and caching, especially in HTTP compliant caches
  • Experience with HTML specific libraries, frameworks, and dependency management
  • Exposure to architectural styles and patterns is a plus
  • Involvement with build deployment, test app distribution, and CI/CD
  • A strong sense of ownership and responsibility for code quality that follows best practices
  • Experience with the full software development cycle: product specification, design, implementation, QA, release, operations, and maintenance
  • Strong passion or interest in video streaming applications


  • This 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.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer.

We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most, and should help you care for those who matter most. That's why we provide an array of options, expert guidance and always-on tools that are personalized to meet the needs of your reality-to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life.

Please visit the benefits summary on our careers site for more details.

Bachelor's Degree

Certifications (if applicable)

Relative Work Experience
7-10 Years

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer.
More Information on Comcast
Comcast operates in the Digital Media industry. The company is located in Philadelphia, PA, New York, NY, Universal Parks & Resorts, FL, Miami, FL, Universal City, CA and Sunnyvale, CA. Comcast was founded in 1963. It has 68848 total employees. It offers perks and benefits such as Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Disability Insurance, Dental Benefits, Vision Benefits, Health Insurance Benefits and Life Insurance. To see all 392 open jobs at Comcast, click here.
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