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Lead Full-Stack Engineer (JavaScript)

Job ID 441358BR Location Glendale, California, United States Job Posting Company Disney Interactive Job Posting Area Disney Interactive Date posted 04/11/2017
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media is seeking a highly motivated and experienced individual to lead development of Disney Online’s content platform. This individual will collaborate closely with product, design, and UX to create Disney's next generation of fast and intuitive web and mobile products.

The ideal candidate will lead our engineering effort to design and deliver cutting-edge guest experiences. This includes leading the discovery process and providing architectural guidance and oversight for the team. They will serve as a source of experience and as a mentor to colleagues to jointly ensure a high standard of quality. They will be multidisciplinary experts in web and mobile development, visual design, and user interaction. They will be expected to deliver quickly in an iterative, agile environment building world-class web and mobile products.

Responsibilities

  • Bring technical perspective in furthering products and the business
  • Estimate engineering effort, build prototypes, and adapt code for production
  • Integrate research, best practices, and industry trends to continuously improve products and avoid potential problems
  • Develop thoroughly tested code for the most challenging aspects of each product
  • Collaborate with other technology teams and architects to solve complex problems spanning their respective areas
  • Exercise independent judgment in methods, techniques, and evaluation criteria for obtaining results
  • Collaborate with product, design, and UX to solve technical issues and build amazing guest experiences

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in the fields of web and mobile development and design
  • Proven track record developing and shipping products
  • Expert experience with modern web programming languages and standards: JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5, Ruby, Python, etc
  • Expert experience with modern web frameworks and libraries: jQuery, Backbone, Sinatra, Rails, Flask, Django, Node, etc
  • Deep understanding of software development methodologies: Agile, Scrum, test-driven,iterative, and incremental development
  • Sound knowledge of relational databases (RDBMS), SQL, and No-SQL databases
  • Experience designing and building large-scale distributed applications
  • Ability to work with a team or independently to deliver on aggressive goals
  • Well-versed in design process and tools
  • Excellent eye for visual design and user interaction
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience with mobile development: iOS, Android, mobile web

Required Education

  • MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Additional Information

This position is a legal entity of Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, an equal opportunity employer.

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