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Manager, Software Engineering - Digital Home

Philadelphia, PA
Technology (Technology - Software Engineering)


Job Description

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Summary

Comcast's Digital Home organization is seeking a Software Development Manager to join our Engineering team.This group is responsible for ensuring the timely development, testing, and release of the Digital Home Video and xFi broadband platforms with a high degree of quality that exceeds customer expectations. This individual will be responsible for leading a group of Software Development Engineers in the planning and designing of software and web applications.

Keys to success in this role will be a focus on career development of our engineers, relationship building and maintenance with our partners in UX, Product and Support, and a passionate focus on improving the customer experiences we deliver.

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 projects.

  • 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.

Education Level

  • Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

Field of Study

  • Engineering, Computer Science

Years of Experience

  • Generally requires 6-9 years related experience




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