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Senior Software Engineer (Java/GCP)

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 915461BR Location Celebration, Florida, United States Business Walt Disney World Resort Date posted May 27, 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:

Disney Parks, Experiences and Products is seeking a Senior Software Engineer with a passion for building world-class products and a desire to change the way the Walt Disney Company interfaces with its guests. We are a fast-moving group tasked with delivering cross-platform integrated Disney experiences that will define the interactions of children and families online and change the way our customers experience our digital and physical assets. Our group enjoys a high level of autonomy and exposure to all parts of Disney and all levels of the organization. We are consumer-obsessed and always strive to deliver the best experience for our users while driving the most value for the Walt Disney Company.

Responsibilities:

  • Partner with Product Managers and Designers to develop Server Side applications focusing on eCommerce experiences.
  • Collaborate with web-front-end and mobile app developers to deliver experiences that delight our guests.
  • Resolve defects, support testing effort, and deploy production code on a frequent basis.
  • Be a technical pillar for the engineering team through collaboration and mentorship of other engineers.
  • Analyze the technical feasibility of product features and help to guide feature development and roadmap from a technical perspective.
  • Participate in the Agile team ceremonies, including Sprint Planning, decomposition and daily standups.
  • Work with the team leads to understand product requirements, design and implement solutions, and work with QA to validate those solutions.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of full software development lifecycle experience
  • 5+ years of Server Side / Backend End engineering experience including taking a product from inception through multiple release cycles.
  • 3+ years of Object-Oriented Analysis, Design, and Development experience.
  • Experience designing and developing Server Side applications running in Google Cloud Platform) (GCP ) using Java / Python.
  • Experience with GCP Dataflow and Pub/Sub
  • Excellent problem solving skills.
  • Experience designing RESTful API’s and implementing such APIs within a security framework such as OAuth
  • Strong experience with optimization and analysis of existing Server Side applications, including profiling and memory leak detection.
  • Excellent and deep understanding of design patterns and modern, highly scalable application development
  • Experience with eCommerce related applications and environments is a must.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Expertise building Spring Framework applications.
  • Experience building use case driven software with Agile Software Development and Test Driven Development methodologies
  • Masters degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience with eCommerce SaaS platforms such as Salesforce Commerce Cloud, Magento or Websphere Commerce. Salesforce Commerce Cloud is strongly preferred.
  • Experience with Order Management systems like IBM Sterling Commerce Cloud, Manhattan, or Oracle Order Management Cloud.

Required Education

  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience required

Preferred Education

  • BS/BA degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience required

Additional Information:

#DISNEYTECH
#LI-AF2

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 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 Disney Parks Technology Services Co., LLC, which is part of a business we call Walt Disney World Resort.

Disney Parks Technology Services Co., 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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