Mobile Apps Engineering Manager

Comcast Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 2 months ago

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Job Summary:

Comcast Interactive Media (CIM) is seeking a Software Engineering Manager to join our Digital Home Application Engineering team. This group is responsible for customer-facing mobile, web and set-top box application development for Comcast's Home Security, Home Network Management and Internet of Things products. This includes the native iOS and Android Xfinity Home applications in the iTunes App and Google Play stores, a native Android application on the Xfinity Home Hub (Touch Screen), a Polymer Web Component based web portal, and a Java native X1 Set Top Box application. We are passionate about our products, our engineering, and our people! #DigitalHome

In this role, you will directly manage 5-10 people including full-time-employees and contractors of Mobile Software Engineers and Test Engineers. These Engineers range in skill-level and experience from Principal to Junior and Entry-Level. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams (management, web, mobile and API developers, UX designers, test engineers, operations engineers, product and business managers) to lead project initiatives for Digital Home applications. You must be a strong technical leader, an independent, critical and analytic thinker, have excellent communication skills and rapidly adapt to changing business and customer demands.


  • 1+ years managing software engineers, setting goals and developing career plans

  • 4+ years professionally developing native mobile applications

  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills

  • Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle and Agile methodologies

  • Knowledge of Continuous Integration and Deployment tools (Jenkins, TeamCity)

  • Fundamental understanding of HTTP protocol and caching

  • Experience with HTTP and RESTful web services

  • A strong sense of ownership and responsibility for code quality that follows best practices

  • A strong passion for learning and adapting to new technologies


  • Directly managing multiple Engineering teams (approx. 5-10 Engineers including full time employees and contractors)

  • Providing regular feedback and coaching regarding both job performance and career development

  • Directing the development and release of multiple project across Digital Home mobile applications

  • Providing guidance to engineering teams and other departments in identifying product and technical requirements, contributing to functional strategy development

  • Self-Development via an awareness of one's strengths and weaknesses, and openness to others viewpoints

  • Demonstrating interest in others, encourages adaptive development and promotes a sustainable team culture.

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

nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.

  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer

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Mobile Apps Engineering Manager