Software Engineer

Disney Seattle , WA 98113

Posted 3 months ago

Job Description:

The Content Distribution team is part of the Disney Product Engineering organization, under the Direct-to-Consumer & International segment. We are seeking a highly collaborative and creative Java Software Engineer to join a team of engineers handling complex systems that power a dazzling array of Disney's best-in-class News and Sports products.

If hired, you will play a meaningful role in the evolving experiences across consumer facing digital products, with responsibilities for the technical design and implementation of medium size projects and features.

We are looking for you if you are

  • highly adaptable and committed to learning
  • have a deep understanding of web architectures and software design patterns
  • have a track record of delivering web services utilizing common Java technologies (containers, servlets, spring, etc.)
  • thrive in an agile and collaborative environment.

Job Type

Full Time

Additional Information

Imagine a career with an organization that brings smiles to millions every day. Imagine working with people whose passion for what they do is simply indescribable. We are The Walt Disney Company, live with a rich legacy of innovation, entertainment, and lifelong memories. With our vast array of both businesses and professionals, you'll have the opportunity to join a team that's beloved around the world, and to find out how it feels to love what you do. Here at The Walt Disney Company we prioritize diversity and support our human talent to create an inclusive culture of belonging. We invite you to discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you have been looking for.

The Walt Disney Company is an equal opportunity employer Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability. Our goal is to create an inclusive workplace for all.

Category

Technology

Basic Qualifications

  • 3-5+ Years of relevant work experience

  • Robust programming skills and strong knowledge of the Java platform and Java web applications (Spring/Tomcat)

  • Deep understanding of RESTful APIs

  • Exposure to full lifecycle of application development, including practices like unit testing, code reviews, documentation, etc.

  • Interest in industry trends on new technologies, best practices and solutions. A passion for innovation and raising the bar in all development aspects.

  • Proven ability to work on a diverse scope of software projects requiring strong attention to detail and creative problem solving.

  • Passion for software quality and for advancing testing as an engineering discipline

Required Education

Bachelor's degree in IT, CS, Engineering, Math

Preferred Qualifications

Hands-on experience with developing/running/sustaining applications in Cloud environments, with preference towards AWS.

Postal Code
98104

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the design and implementation of core Content Distribution systems

  • Collaborate with internal & external teams to define requirements and delivery schedules for projects

  • Design and deliver high quality code for small to medium size projects and make critical contributions working with others on larger projects

  • Work with the team to iteratively improve development practices and processes

  • Tackle challenging engineering problems involving high throughput web applications

  • Build strong relationships with the team while collectively finding opportunities for improvements around quality and automation

Job Description

The Content Distribution team is part of the Disney Product Engineering organization, under the Direct-to-Consumer & International segment. We are seeking a highly collaborative and creative Java Software Engineer to join a team of engineers handling complex systems that power a dazzling array of Disney's best-in-class News and Sports products.

If hired, you will play a meaningful role in the evolving experiences across consumer facing digital products, with responsibilities for the technical design and implementation of medium size projects and features.

We are looking for you if you are

  • highly adaptable and committed to learning
  • have a deep understanding of web architectures and software design patterns
  • have a track record of delivering web services utilizing common Java technologies (containers, servlets, spring, etc.)
  • thrive in an agile and collaborative environment.

Additional Information

Imagine a career with an organization that brings smiles to millions every day. Imagine working with people whose passion for what they do is simply indescribable. We are The Walt Disney Company, live with a rich legacy of innovation, entertainment, and lifelong memories. With our vast array of both businesses and professionals, you'll have the opportunity to join a team that's beloved around the world, and to find out how it feels to love what you do. Here at The Walt Disney Company we prioritize diversity and support our human talent to create an inclusive culture of belonging. We invite you to discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you have been looking for.

The Walt Disney Company is an equal opportunity employer Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability. Our goal is to create an inclusive workplace for all.

Basic Qualifications

  • 3-5+ Years of relevant work experience

  • Robust programming skills and strong knowledge of the Java platform and Java web applications (Spring/Tomcat)

  • Deep understanding of RESTful APIs

  • Exposure to full lifecycle of application development, including practices like unit testing, code reviews, documentation, etc.

  • Interest in industry trends on new technologies, best practices and solutions. A passion for innovation and raising the bar in all development aspects.

  • Proven ability to work on a diverse scope of software projects requiring strong attention to detail and creative problem solving.

  • Passion for software quality and for advancing testing as an engineering discipline

Required Education

Bachelor's degree in IT, CS, Engineering, Math

Preferred Qualifications

Hands-on experience with developing/running/sustaining applications in Cloud environments, with preference towards AWS.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in the design and implementation of core Content Distribution systems

  • Collaborate with internal & external teams to define requirements and delivery schedules for projects

  • Design and deliver high quality code for small to medium size projects and make critical contributions working with others on larger projects

  • Work with the team to iteratively improve development practices and processes

  • Tackle challenging engineering problems involving high throughput web applications

  • Build strong relationships with the team while collectively finding opportunities for improvements around quality and automation

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