Comcast Software Automation Test Engineer in Chicago, Illinois

FreeWheel, A Comcast Company, comprised of FreeWheel Publishers, FreeWheel Markets, and FreeWheel Advertisers empowers all segments of The New TV Ecosystem. We are structured to provide the full breadth of solutions the advertising industry needs to achieve their goals. We power the technology, data enablement, and convergent marketplaces required to ensure buyers and sellers can transact across all screens, across all data types, and all sales channels, in order to ensure the ultimate goal results for marketers. With offices in New York, San Francisco, Chicago, London, Paris, Beijing, and across the globe, FreeWheel, A Comcast Company, stands to advocate for the entire industry through the FreeWheel Council for Premium Video.

Job Summary:

Responsible for validating software solutions in various testing

environments. Contributes to the development of test strategies and the

design of quality assurance practices. Collaborates with other

Engineers to identify, reproduce, and document defects, bugs, or

problems. Maintains technical quality assurance and control systems and

activities. Utilizes clearly defined standards, methods, and

procedures for inspecting, testing, and evaluating the precision,

accuracy, and reliability of company products. Assists product support

areas in gathering and analyzing data. Has in-depth experience,

knowledge, and skills in own discipline. Usually determines own work

priorities. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience.

Employees at all levels are expect 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 and diversity

- Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our


Core Responsibilities:

- Writes and executes tests to validate products and software


- Contributes to the development of Quality Assurance test philosophies

and methodologies. Identifies viable test strategies in order to support

testing product functionality.

- Collaborates with product and development teams to identify product

and technical requirements.

- Reviews and verifies requirements and design specifications for

validity in overall product design, with an emphasis towards product

testability and verification.

- Ensures proper execution of regression test procedures and automated

test suites and scripts. Participates in design, code and functional

product reviews.

- Works with other Quality Assurance Engineers or Software Engineers to

identify, reproduce and document bugs or defects.

- Assists in providing guidance and mentorship for junior-level Quality

Assurance Engineers. Provides technical leadership and consultation with

regards to practices, procedures and techniques.

- Supports trials of new infrastructure designs/services.

- 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.

Job Specification:

- Bachelors Degree or Equivalent

- Engineering, Computer Science


- Generally requires 5-8 years related experience

Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer