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Show Electronics Engineer

Apply NowApply Later NOTE: We have a new application system, please create a new account if you have not done so yet when applying. Job ID 7107512320211105 Location Glendale, California, United States Business Walt Disney Imagineering Date posted Aug. 10, 2022 Flex Type On-Site

- This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.

Job Summary:

Perform Electronic Engineering activities related to attractions, show and park/resort wide electronic systems.  Provide technical oversight to the project team members performing electronic engineering tasks:  blue sky system definition, mock ups, theory of operation, circuit design, assembly design, system integration, facility sizing and supporting infrastructure, production, installation, and test and adjust.  Enforce systems engineering process, discipline, and standards as well as ensuring a quality final product.  Take responsibility for budget, schedule, and quality of attraction related deliverables.

You Will:

  • Make decisions and recommendations that are recognized as authoritative and have an important impact on extensive engineering activities.

  • Initiates and maintains extensive contact with key engineers and officials of other organizations and companies, requiring skill in persuasion and negotiation of critical issues.

  • Demonstrate and practice creativity, foresight, and mature engineering judgment in anticipating and solving unprecedented engineering problems, program objectives and requirements, developing standards and guides for diverse engineering activities.

  • Ability to supervise an engineering team in the production of engineering designs, documentation for complex projects through all phases of engineering design, production, installation, testing, and documentation.  Able to translate functional requirements into design requirements.

  • Must have knowledge of the procedures required to develop procurement specifications and design documents with emphasis on complex systems involving equipment, components, systems design and integration, procurement and installation.

  • Possess the skills necessary to execute the design of electrical and electronic systems and subsystems in accordance with accepted engineering practices, published codes and regulations, and science/physics as it relates to environmental, EMI/EMC considerations and constraints.

  • Must stay versed on current technology worldwide.

You have :

  • Understanding of electronic principles

  • Understanding of general Physics and Mathematics

  • Understanding of mechanical and software systems

  • Knowledge of computer, power, and communications theory

  • Schematic and assembly drawing reading

  • Scheduling Methods / Experience

  • Estimating Methods / Experience

  • Ability to present technical concepts in manner understandable by non-technical people

  • AutoCAD

  • PLC programming

  • Manage & Supplement Vendor

  • System Integration

  • Creative Translator - Clean Sheet Design

  • Field Integration (Test & Adjust)

  • Engineering Analysis & Simulation

  • Engineering Specifications & Requirements

  • Prototype Design

  • Motor Technology

  • Parkwide System Integration

  • Imaging and Graphics


B.S. Electronic Engineering


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About Walt Disney Imagineering:

Founded in 1952 as WED Enterprises to design and build the world’s first theme park — Disneyland — Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI) is where imagination and creativity combine with cutting-edge technology to create unforgettable experiences. WDI is the creative force that imagines, designs and builds all Disney theme parks, resorts, attractions and cruise ships worldwide. Imagineering’s unique strength comes from its diverse global team of creative and technical professionals, who build on Disney’s legacy of storytelling to pioneer new forms of entertainment. The Imagineers who practice this unique blend of art and science work in more than 100 disciplines to shepherd an idea all the way from “blue sky” concept phase to opening day.

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 Parks and Resorts U.S., Inc., which is part of a business we call Walt Disney Imagineering.

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 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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