Manager 1, Application Development 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
Responsible for system development and planning and directing the design, development and systems analysis for all computer applications programming. Manages team which may include exempt and non-exempt employees. Serves as subject matter expert and provides guidance to employees as required. Develops processes and procedures to drive department efficiencies. Assists in the development and meeting of, departmental budget.
Job Description

Core Responsibilities
  • Manages full life cycle of multiple systems projects by preparing project plans, allocating resources, prioritizing projects and tasks, consistently monitoring and reporting project status and timelines and ensuring adherence to project specifications.
  • Meets with Business Partners and users to understand system requirements and serves as a primary liaison and escalation point to users, Business Partners, other internal business units and third party software vendors.
  • Oversees the Application Development team, providing clear directives, project specifications, timelines and allocation of all necessary resources.
  • Coordinates the roll-out of new application releases.
  • Manages and supports a team of Supervisors and Developers.
  • Manages all the deliverables using Project Management techniques including planning, estimating, tracking and oversight, quality management, risk management and communication management.
  • Recruits, builds and nurtures high performance team including but not limited to providing feedback and training as necessary, conducting performance reviews and managing personnel issues within the team.
  • Presents concepts and technical information in common terms to end user(s).
  • Provides recommendations and input for hardware purchases and budgetary items.
  • 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) and overtime as necessary.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

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.

  • Experience with Visual Studio, C#, .NET frameworks, MVC, jQuery, JSON, LINQ.
  • Solid understanding of HTML, CSS, Angular, React and JavaScript frameworks.
  • Experience with database technology such as MS SQL Server and Oracle.
  • Proficient in version control such as GitHub, and experience deploying pipelines in CI/CD tools (Concourse, Jenkins, OctopusDeploy).
  • Agile/Waterfall/DevOps experience.
  • Experience with Web Services, API design and deploying microservices architecture.
  • Knowledge in building and deploying application in cloud infrastructure (AWS/Azure).
  • Containerization technologies are a plus (Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Build on SDL skills/maturity leveraging Comcast Greenhouse framework.
  • Compliance to Comcast Data Privacy Program - Data/Reporting Consolidation, Data Governance and Retention.

  • 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.


Bachelor's Degree

While possessing the stated degree is preferred, Comcast also may consider applicants who hold some combination of coursework and experience, or who have extensive related professional experience.

Relevant Work Experience

5-7 Years

Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Comcast provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a Commission under the terms of an applicable plan, while most non-sales positions are eligible for a Bonus. Additionally, Comcast provides best-in-class Benefits. 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 compensation and benefits summary on our careers site for more details.
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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