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Software Engineer II, Content Platforms

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 7091944120220220 Location Glendale, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Jul. 01, 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:

Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) brings together the Company’s best-in-class product, technology, and commercialization teams together into one global organization. DMED is responsible for the P&L management and all distribution, network and engineering operations, sales, advertising, data, and certain key technology functions worldwide for the Company's content engines. DMED also manages operations of the Company's streaming services including Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+, and Disney+ HotStar, as well as domestic broadcast and cable television networks.

DMED Technology creates products, platforms, and innovations for the DMED Segment and The Walt Disney Company by driving the strategic development and use of technology, building scalable systems and products to empower our businesses and engage consumers. With global scale, local presence, and deep technological excellence, DMED Technology helps DMED and The Walt Disney Company optimize technology, platforms, and resources, while bringing creative ideas to life and creating industry-shaping approaches.

As a Software Engineer II, you will collaborate and innovate to deliver best-in-class digital media supply chain systems and tooling. You will have an opportunity to develop solutions and contribute to the quality and advancement of our DMED Technology products. You will work alongside a talented group of technology experts, designing software components, contributing code, analyzing possible solutions using standard procedures, and building your knowledge of the company, processes and brands.

Responsibilities :

  • Design and write code and automated tests to meet product specifications.
  • Collaborate with other team members in day-to-day agile ceremonies, story implementations, code reviews, and continuous integration/delivery process.
  • Demo product features and fixes contributed to the team and/or product stakeholders.
  • Develop quality technical documentation.
  • Serve as an escalation point for technical problems and maintenance.

Basic Qualifications :

  • ​​​3+ years of experience in technical field
  • Proficiency in object-oriented programming and software development using Node.js.
  • Experience working on user facing web applications
  • Knowledge of database systems, and network fundamentals.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Consistent and proactive self-starter.

Preferred Qualifications :

  •  Experience working with Operations or application support
  • Experience working with high volume web applications and services
  • Experience designing both logical and physical data model
  • Exposure to front end component development
  • Knowledge of AWS Cloud Technologies, ECS, EKS, SQS, API Gateway, S3

Required Education :

  •  Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

About Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution:

Comprised of the Company’s international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

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 Streaming Technology LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

Disney Streaming 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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