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Sr. Software Engineer - Java Spring Boot

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10020342 Location Glendale, California, United States Business Studios Content Date posted Sep. 21, 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:

Senior Software Engineer

Disney has created one of the most powerful brands by bringing memorable, life-changing storytelling to the world. The foundation of this creativity starts with The Walt Disney Studios. As a member of Studio Technology’s Video Platform Team, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of products and software solutions supporting our production and marketing teams.

You will be instrumental in building scalable technology platforms that can be leveraged to create a multitude of software products & applications that will help our Studio make and market our films. These products will involve digital assets, creative pieces, 3d models, complex workflows, secure file transfer, storage and much more. Software you launch may be used by talent on set during filming, studio operations preparing content, or marketing teams engaging with fans.

  • Work collaboratively with a team of talented software engineers and subject matter experts to design, build, test and deploy software solutions.
  • Work closely with engineers that are experienced in video mastering, encoding, Digital Rights Management, Quality Control and video delivery to create tools and automate processes.
  • Work with other engineers to build out services/APIs required for various applications.
  • Work within an agile scrum process to prioritize and estimate work in user stories.
  • Make development decisions based on resources, requirements, and complexity.

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years industry experience
  • Able to design and implement scalable REST APIs
  • Strong Java developer with experience building Spring Boot applications
  • Experience with JavaScript, ES6, and Node.js
  • Experience working with databases: PostgreSQL, DynamoDB, etc.
  • Knowledge and experience using source control and CI: GitLab, GitHub
  • Team player with strong oral and written communications skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with common web technologies such as HTTP, HTML, CSS, DOM
  • Knowledge and experience working with Cloud Platforms: AWS or Azure
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum methodology
  • Experience with Terraform, Helm, and Kubernetes
  • Experience with Video Technologies (Video players, HLS/DASH, DRM, video transcoding)

Required Education

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar field or related work experience.



Additional Information!:


About Studios Content:

The Studios Content group encompasses a collection of world-class entertainment studios that produce high-quality cinematic storytelling for both theatrical and streaming release. It is also home to Disney Theatrical Productions, producer of popular stage shows on Broadway and 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 Walt Disney Pictures, which is part of a business we call Studios Content.

Walt Disney Pictures 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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