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Sr. Quality Engineer (STPH)

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 10093162 Location Anaheim, California, United States Business Walt Disney World Resort Date posted Jul. 15, 2024

Job Summary:

Job Overview

As a Senior Quality Engineer (QE) in DPEP’s Worldwide Safety Assurance Disneyland Resort Quality Engineering team, you will be responsible for providing technical safety, compliance assurance, and oversight for Disneyland Resort attractions, facilities, and entertainment shows and venues, transportation systems, and non-registered attractions. The Quality Engineer exercises broad discretion while providing required expert technical guidance to ensure that our entertainment venues, transportation systems and non-registered attractions are compliant with applicable Regulations, Standards, and Codes! This role will report to the Manager, Quality Engineering.

What You Will Do:


  • We perform required inspection and audits of assigned entertainment shows and venues, transportation systems, and non-registered attractions, to verify that processes and systems for mitigating risks are effective.

  • Perform required inspections, audits, and related efforts to determine compliance of assigned registered attractions to CA Permanent Amusement Ride regulations.

  • Sign the annual Certificate of Compliance for assigned attractions to CA Department of Occupational Safety and Health (DOSH).

  • Oversee DOSH inspections and investigations.

  • Provide general Quality Engineering support to internal partners, such as Engineering, Engineering Services, Central Shops, Operations, and others as required.

  • We assist in the development of compliance-related processes and procedures, including internal and external standards.

  • We review and assess alignment of requirements and frequency between Manufacturer’s Requirements, Operating Guides, Job Plans, and maintenance criteria.

  • We participate in hazard analysis, design, and delivery reviews for compliance with codes and standards.

  • Establish and follow a framework for identifying the completion of all necessary documentation, including drawings, manuals, procedures, training, and certification to permit and ensure the safe use of the system by Cast and Guests!

Required Qualifications & Skills:

Basic Qualifications

  • Confirmed 5-7 years proven experience in Engineering, showing increasing levels of responsibility.

  • Experience with design, installation, and commissioning of complex systems that meet regulatory and industrial standards.

  • Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills; able to present complex data relationship in concise and straight forward presentations.

  • Ability to lead, balance, and prioritize different projects.

  • Confirmed knowledge of Maximo, EDMS, AutoCAD, and MS Office.

  • Ability to work after hours and off-shift hours as required.

  • Engineer in Training (EIT), or equivalent state certification/license.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with the amusement park industry

  • Familiarity with industry regulatory, compliance standards and processes.

  • CA Professional Engineer’s License.

  • American Society for Quality Certifications.


Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering.

Preferred Education

Master's Degree in Engineering or Engineering Management.




The hiring range for this position in Anaheim, CA. is $102,000.00 - $136,700.00 per year. The base pay actually offered will take into account internal equity and also may vary depending on the candidate’s geographic region, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors. A bonus and/or long-term incentive units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to the full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered.

About Walt Disney World Resort:

Since opening in 1971, Walt Disney World Resort has played an important role in many childhood and family memories. Today, hundreds of millions of guests from around the globe visit this magical place to enjoy a Disney vacation. Through a combination of creativity, innovation and technology, the resort immerses guests in classic Disney tales and new kinds of family entertainment. Drawing from a rich heritage of storytelling, Walt Disney World Resort cast members bring Disney magic to life through unmatched attention to detail and superior guest service.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise that includes three core business segments: Disney Entertainment, ESPN, and Disney Experiences. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business we call Walt Disney World Resort.

Walt Disney Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney champions a business environment where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a constantly evolving world.

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