Software Assessment Test Engineer 4 – Chennai, Tamil Nadu – Xfinity

September 28, 2022

Job Description

Job title: Software Assessment Test Engineer 4

Company: Xfinity

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Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world’s best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.

Job Summary COMCAST India Summary: Comcast’s Technology & Product organization works at the intersection of media and technology. Our innovative teams are continually developing and delivering products that transform the customer experience. From creating apps like TVGo to new features such as the Talking Guide on the X1 platform, we work every day to make a positive impact through innovation in the pursuit of building amazing products that are enjoyable, easy to use and accessible across all platforms. The team also develops and supports our evolving network architecture, including next-generation consumer systems and technologies, infrastructure and engineering, network integration and management tools, and technical standards. Website – Security Assessor Do you naturally consider how technology might be bypassed, modified, defeated, or used in an unexpected way? Are you passionate about security and driven to stay current with evolving security issues? Are you a tenacious problem solver who can work effectively both individually and within a team? Do you thrive in a setting with smart people and challenging problems? If yes, we want to hear from you! IN THIS ROLE You will perform software-based security assessments for web applications, middleware, mobile apps, and proprietary software using both open box and closed box testing approaches. You will work autonomously and interact directly with customers to conduct assessments, analyze results, and develop remediation strategies.

Job Description

What you will do

  • Perform software security testing and code analysis using static source code analyzers
  • Analyze attack chains and recommend efficient methods for mitigation
  • Help advance the goal of building-in security to all Comcast products
  • Work with platforms that identify indicators of compromise (IOC) and act on the results.
  • Engage with App teams to discuss vulnerabilities and recommend solutions to address issues.
  • Document and maintain process and mentor Junior Team members.

What you should possess

  • Familiarity with penetration testing techniques and tools, including identifying attack surfaces of interest, loop-back proxies, fuzzing, disassembling, and reverse-engineering
  • Assessment experience with web apps, APIs, system/network platforms, mobile applications, etc.
  • Knowledge of common errors in programming, cryptographic implementations, network/service configurations
  • Understanding of vulnerability scanning, cataloging, and remediation strategies
  • Understanding of embedded software, middleware, and application architectures
  • Recent experience with scaled cloud applications and SDN technology
  • Able to understand and explain vulnerabilities listed in CVE databases and the OWASP top 10
  • Passion for cybersecurity, an entrepreneurial spirit, persistence, and resourcefulness

What you can expect

  • A cool and casual work environment with chances to showcase your skills
  • A team-centric culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous learning
  • Training, support, and mentoring to expand and evolve your expertise
  • Opportunity to impact the security of Comcast products in millions of homes and businesses

What we require

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent, preferably in engineering or computer science
  • 5-8 years of related experience

Other responsibilities

  • Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Disclaimer The above 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 EEO/AA/Drug Free Workplace. Comcast is an equal opportunity employer.

Comcast is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law.


Bachelor’s Degree

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.

Relevant Work Experience

7-10 Years

Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Comcast provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a Commission under the terms of an applicable plan, while most non-sales positions are eligible for a Bonus. Additionally, Comcast provides best-in-class Benefits. We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most, and should help you care for those who matter most. That’s why we provide an array of options, expert guidance and always-on tools, that are personalized to meet the needs of your reality – to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life. Please visit the on our careers site for more details.

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Location: Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Job date: Wed, 28 Sep 2022 04:15:36 GMT