Approx 300 people are employed in the office that provides video streaming related software and services to Comcast and partner companies around the globe. The remaining operations will be assumed by the Comcast India Engineering Center. Layoffs will begin early 2020.
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Atrocious service from the outsourced folks unfortunately, bring the jobs back to the United States and support the people of country that pay your bills every month Comcast.
Comcast figured out that if you can do your work in at home in your sweats, so can team Chennai at a tiny fraction of the cost. COVID really helped people figure out who was pulling their weight and who was just reporting other people's work on up. And you know what? Chennai is willing to work 12 hours a day at a fraction of the cost and turns in work every bit as good as the Indians pulling most of the weight Stateside.