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Mgr 1, Software Dev & Engineering

Philadelphia, PA
Technology (Technology - Software Engineering)

Job Description

Business Unit:


Responsible for leading a team of Software Engineers tasked with developing cloud based services and frameworks within Comcast's mid-tier applications and platforms. Collaborates with stakeholders to ensure delivery of high quality software. Has overall responsibility for developing/administering performance standards for organizational unit. Manages team which may include exempt and non-exempt employees. Provides subject matter guidance to employees as required. Develops processes and procedures to

drive department efficiencies and assists in the development and meeting of departmental budget.

Core Responsibilities

- Oversees the planning and designing of software and web 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 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


- 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


- Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and

weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.

- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Education Level

- Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

Field of Study

- Engineering, Computer Science

Years of Experience

- Generally requires 6-9 years related experience


Comcast is an EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace.


The above 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