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Mgr 2, Software Dev & Engineering

Englewood, CO; Reston, VA
Technology (Technology - Software Engineering)


Job Description

Business Unit:

Summary

Responsible for leading a team of Software Development Engineers in the planning and designing of software and web applications. Manages projects from design to testing, including new programs, enhancements, and modifications. Collaborates with Quality Assurance team to conduct testing. Develops financial and operational objectives. Ensures operational plans are aligned with business objectives. Contributes to functional strategy development. Has a greater degree of impact on business results, and typically manages one or more groups of professional employees.

Looking for a manager to assist with the transition to a more flexible organization where project specific teams may be formed on an ad-hoc basis. The position would include direct responsibility for employees and projects, however project team may span teams/organizations. Experience managing and working with remote employees is a plus. Candidates should have strong experience running a DevOps team and would be expected to help grow and sustain an internal DevOps culture encompassing end to end responsibility for development, deployment, production support, monitoring, and automation of their applications.

Core Responsibilities

- Oversees the planning and designing of software and web applications, including new programs, enhancements, and modifications.
- Provides guidance to the 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 period reports and/or proposals. 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.
- Provides leadership and direction to department personnel from lower-level managers to non-exempt employees.
- Manages cross-project communications.
- 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.

Education Level

- Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

Field of Study

- Engineering, Computer Science

Years Experience

- Generally requires 8-11 years related experience

Compliance

Comcast is an EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace.

Disclaimer

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





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