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Lead Software Engineer - UCE

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10012077 Location Celebration, Florida, United States Business Parks, Experiences and Products Date posted Sep. 14, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid

- This role is considered hybrid, which means the employee will work a portion of their time on-site from a Company designated location and the remainder of their time remotely.

Job Summary:

Lead Software Engineer – UCE

We are a group of Disney technologists who love to work on the latest technology to build new features and improve existing components of Disney's Online Commerce Platform specializing in Ticketing Products. We also take pride in building the next generation of Commerce products for various business units within the Walt Disney Company. Key Products within Commerce include Tickets, Annual Passes, Special Events, Park Reservations, Unified Checkout across a multitude of products including Dining and Lodging across Walt Disney World, Disneyland California, and Disneyland Paris.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate in a constructive manner with team members and all kinds of partners

  • Design and implement software features thinking upfront regarding efficiency, scalability, and stability.

  • Lead engineers, providing guidance, feedback, code reviews, and technical mentorship.

  • Lead design reviews with peers and partners to present/decide among available technologies or solutions.

  • Participate in full lifecycle of software development.

  • Write and test product code.

  • Review code providing feedback with style guidelines, testability, and efficiency in mind.

  • Evaluate production issues debugging/tracking and resolving them by analyzing the source of the problem.

  • Identify areas of improvement in our application ecosystem and patterns of repeated problems proposing solutions that can be applied globally.

  • Elaborate and explain execution plans to all kinds of audiences.

  • Set standards to improve scalability, performance, and availability based on technical and business considerations

SPECIALIZED SKILLS – ONE OR MULTIPLE AREAS

Services

  • Java experience

  • JVM internals (Memory management, garbage collection, JIT and so on)

  • Concurrency

  • Web Containers (e.g., Tomcat server)

  • Experience developing spring boot-based RESTful microservices

  • Experience writing RESTful APIs (API versioning, documentation, and security)

  • Docker

  • Databases (SQL, modeling, performance troubleshooting)

  • ORM frameworks/specifications (JPA or Hibernate)

  • Experience with AWS Suite (Service Management and Deployments, EC2 and ECS Containers, Lambdas, DynamoDB, MariaDB/MySQL)

  • Experience with unit testing best practices

  • Source control systems (GitLab/GitHub)

  • Experience designing back-end distributed systems for high availability, high throughput, and low latency.

Hybrid – Web Engineer

  • Extensive hands-on experience with modern JavaScript based applications and/or development frameworks such as Angular, Node.js, jQuery, etc.

  • Experience creating dynamic mobile friendly web apps that are cross-browser/cross-platform compatible.

  • Experience utilizing RESTful Web Services

  • Experience with Jenkins and GIT

  • Experience with TDD and writing unit tests.

  • Familiarity with web components

  • Familiarity with UI optimization and performance tuning

  • Familiarity with UI Automation

  • Familiarity working with Mobile Web Views

  • Experience with AWS Suite (Service Management and Deployments, EC2 and ECS Containers, Elastic Search Caching, Lambdas, DynamoDB, MariaDB/MySQL, Kinesis, Developer Tools)

Mobile – IOS Engineer

  • Proficient in Swift, SwiftUI, Interface Builder, and Cocoa Touch

  • Knowledge of iOS back-end services

  • Proficient in using RESTful Web Services

  • Knowledge of Apple's design principles and application interface guidelines

  • Proficient in code versioning tools such as Git

  • Familiarity with Cocoa Pods and Carthage

  • Proficient in test driven development

  • Experience building and supporting mobile frameworks/libraries

  • Experience with continuous integration

  • Experience working with Web Views

  • Familiarity with UI Automation

  • Familiarity with Firebase Test Lab, Sauce Labs Test Cloud, or AWS Device Farm

Mobile – Android Engineer

  • Kotlin experience Clear understanding in implementing mobile applications with Kotlin. Implement a project from scratch and great understanding in the different mobile client architecture MVVM, MVP, MVC. Great understanding in mobile performance optimizations, like multithreading and memory management. Key concepts to know: Coroutines, Jetpack.

  • Proficient in using RESTful Web Services

  • Proficient in code versioning tools such as Git

  • Familiarity with Cocoa Pods and Carthage

  • Proficient in test driven development

  • Experience building and supporting mobile frameworks/libraries

  • Experience with continuous integration

  • Experience working with Web Views

  • Familiarity with UI Automation

  • Familiarity with Firebase Test Lab, Sauce Labs Test Cloud, or AWS Device Farm

You Have:

  • 7+ years' experience in Software Development

  • Hands on Development Experience with expectation of 50% or more Code Engagement and Detailed Knowledge in areas:

  • Messaging Patterns (Queuing vs Pub/Sub)

  • HTTP/HTTPS protocol knowledge

  • Relational Database knowledge (Primary keys, Indexes, Foreign keys, SQL)

  • Basic cryptographic knowledge (symmetric/asymmetric encryption mechanisms)

  • Web-based application security mechanisms (OAuth, HMAC)

  • Knowledge of RESTful architectural style

  • Experience writing API specifications

  • Hands On Knowledge on Design Patterns - Great understanding in the following design patterns: Singleton, Factory, Observer, Builder, Adapter, Publisher/Subscriber, Decorator.

  • Hands On Knowledge on Data Structures - Using Lists, Sets, Maps, Linked Lists, Queues, Stacks.

  • Hands On Knowledge of Algorithms

Education:

  • 7+ years of previous work experience or Bachler Degree or Master Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

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Additional Information!:

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About Parks, Experiences and Products:

The Disney Parks, Experiences and Products segment includes Disney’s iconic travel and leisure businesses, which include six resort destinations in the United States, Europe and Asia, a top-rated cruise line, a popular vacation ownership program, and an award-winning guided family adventure business. Disney’s global consumer products operations include the world’s leading licensing business across toys, apparel, home goods, digital games and apps; the world’s largest children’s publisher; Disney store locations around the world; and the shopDisney e-commerce platform.

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 with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. 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 Attractions Technology LLC, which is part of a business we call Parks, Experiences and Products.

Walt Disney Attractions Technology LLC 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 fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

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