Senior Golang Engineer (R342025)
Job SummaryComcast’s Xmidt/Webpa team is seeking a Golang focused software engineer to join our team. The team develops and deploys the open source projects as well as a few other internal projects. The Xmidt/Webpa team is passionate about learning, sharing and adopting best practices for the entire DevSecOps lifecycle. Open source software development is a significant portion of the work the team does with the community and our partners. Nearly all our projects are written go, so if you’re excited about that language then you’ll be in good company.
As a Senior Golang engineer on the team you will contribute to critical infrastructure projects that operate at fairly large scales. You will be part of a team that works together to improve our quality and reliability every day. See what we’re up to right here: [Register to View] and [Register to View] .
This is a remote position. The Xmidt/Webpa team is a remote first team who works in different geographies and time zones. We occasionally meet up as a group when we find value (technical or comradery). We do not expect you to go into an office any number of days a week or month unless you want to. We are focused on a better work life balance and outcomes over inputs.
A Bachelor's degree or equivalent.
A broad technical proficiency, with a thirst for knowledge, and a 'can do' attitude.
Ability and readiness to quickly learn new technologies.
You are self motivating and driven. You explore when there is time and focus on what is important to achieve our goals.
Take high-level design decisions from the team and turn them into reality that solves customer issues through collaboration.
Team player, excellent communication skills and able to successfully articulate technology concepts to both business and technical audience.
Demonstrated ability to quickly understand business requirements, propose reference architectures, and possible technology solutions.
3+ years of experience with writing Go code.
Proficient working in a Linux environment.
Proficient writing tests for your own code.
Some networking knowledge is a plus (OSI network layers, TCP/IP, Firewalls, traffic shaping, and load balancing).
Familiarity with continuous integration/deployment processes and tools such as Github Actions.
Experience with deploying and operating infrastructure running micro services based platforms.
Employees at all levels are expected to:
Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job.
Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services.
Know your stuff - be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing 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 ideas.
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.
Drive results and growth.
Respect and promote inclusion & diversity.
Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.
This 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.
While possessing the stated degree is preferred, Comcast also may consider applicants who hold some combination of coursework and experience, or who have extensive related professional experience.
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