Veterans Preferred - Director, Software Development& Engineering

  • Comcast
  • Philadelphia, PA, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020
[Information Technology]

Job Description

Military Veterans are Encouraged to Apply. Business Unit: Job Summary:Responsible for providing strategic leadership and executive mentorship to the Software Development and Engineering department's projects and activities. Develops and implements strategies and collaborates with project personal todevelop project standards, and performance metrics. Works with leadership to ensure all applications meet project specifications and requirements. Provides leadership and direction for team which may include multiple functional areas. Develops and implements strategy for functional area(s). May have responsibility for developing and handling budget. Employees at all levels are encouraged to:-Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job in a DevOps environment.-Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them detailed digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our services and products.-Know your stuff - be a hardworking learner, user and advocate for our groundbreaking 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 insights.-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-Get results and growth-Respect and promote inclusion and diversity-Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities Core Responsibilities:-Builds and drives strategies in alignment with the Company's overall vision and business goals.-Experience being able to scale an agile framework.-Validated leadership experience leading onshore/offshore delivery functions.-Understand how to prioritize the product and the customer experience taking full accountability.-Works with project personnel to define standards and frameworks with regards to coding, programming, and the general development of applications for multiple platforms (Salesforce).-Is responsible for the Software Development and Engineering team in the development of new software and web applications, and leads the continued support for existing applications and applications in development. Lead all aspects of implementation initiatives, software updates, and the roll-out of new software releases.-Works with Supervisors and Managers to ensure all projects carry out to timelines, specifications, and budgets. Develops and implements performance metrics.-Reviews and reports on project progress to leadership team.-Prepares and handles budget(s) and financial targets.-Demonstrate partnership with product owners, management and deliver to support the product.-Continuously researches new techniques with respect to coding technology and coding practices. Works with the Engineering team to implement new techniques that benefit the goals of the organization.-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 vital.-Other duties and responsibilities as assigned. Job Specification:-Bachelors Degree or Equivalent in Engineering/Computer Science-Requires 10+ years related experience-Salesforce Platform is a plus-Experience with custom development on or Enterprise Cloud Platforms-Business experience using or equivalent cloud platformsComcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex or any other legally protected category.
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