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Manager, Software Development

Philadelphia, PA
Technology (Technology - IT)

Job Description

Business Unit:

Job Description:

Comcast Business Services is hiring an Engineering leader to help drive growth in our sales space. Join the team helping to support the build out of new technologies on our latest billing and software platforms.

Job Summary:

Responsible for leading a team of Software Development Engineers in the planning, designing, implementation and support of software applications. Help develop and implement strategies, standards, and performance metrics. Works with Supervisors, Managers and individual contributors to ensure all applications meet project specifications and requirements. Provides leadership and direction for diverse and complex functions. Helps interpret business strategy and develop organizational objectives to align with this strategy. Typically manages one or two teams of professionals.

Core Responsibilities:

-Oversees the planning and designing of software applications, including new programs, enhancements, and modifications.
-Provides guidance to Software Engineering team and other departments in identifying product and technical requirements. Serves as primary point of contact and liaison between Software Engineering and other teams.
-Directs implementation initiatives for new software products and applications. Organizes software update process for existing applications and coordinates the roll-out of software releases.

-Manages to the entire SDLC, including development, testing, code promotion and warranty support for the product in production.
-Manages all the deliverables to ensure adherence to deadlines, specifications, and budgets. Implements performance metrics and prepares periodic reports. -Monitors and tracks project progress and reports findings to leadership team.
-Ensures all engineers keep current with technological developments within the industry. Monitors and evaluates competitive applications and products.
-Develops proposals, hardware/software changes and other capital expenditure projects.

-Promote a DevOps culture-where the team is expected and empowered to own each aspect of the development, promotion and operation of their code.
-Manages professional and non-exempt employees, conducting work performance reviews and Ensures work performance is adhering to Company standards. -Mentors, trains and develops staff.
-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

-Computer Science, Engineering preferred

-Generally requires 5+ years related experience

-Relevant Salesforce certifications a plus

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