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Software Engineer (Configuration Management)

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Job Summary:


Blue Sky Studios

We are a collection of enduring brands and iconic, unforgettable characters. We create content for audiences big and small, reaching billions of people every day. Most of all, we are many individuals, each uniquely talented, each a critical piece to our puzzle, who collectively become a power. Desire to thrill and engage? Join us as we engage and inspire.


A Software Engineer (Configuration Management) is responsible for the code management and build processes at the studio.  As a member of the Software Infrastructure team, the CM Engineer is responsible for maintaining and improving the existing build and release tools, as well as building and deploying the 3rd party applications and libraries used for development.

Essential Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and extend the build and deployment infrastructure for both proprietary and third party software tools and libraries

  • Integrate proprietary software with third party applications and libraries

  • Maintain and extend developer and build tools

  • Troubleshoot software bugs, including dynamic library dependency issues.


 Education and/or Experience Required:

  • B.S. Computer Science, Engineering or equivalent.

  • 2+ years industry related experience

Skills, Abilities, Special Licenses or Certificate

  • Experience with source code, build, and release management

  • Experience in Python

  • Experience with industry build tools including CMake or SCons

  • Experience with CI/CD software such as Jenkins

  • Experience with containerization technologies such as Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience with modern enterprise-level code repositories such as Github and Bitbucket

  • Experience with cloud computing and/or distributed computing

  • Experience with package management tools such as rpm, yum, Artifactory, and Conan

  • Experience with building and installing developer tools include C++ compilers, debuggers, toolchains, etc.

  • Experience with building and installing third party software and libraries including Python and Qt

  • Ability to establish priorities for self and be a good collaborator with other teams

  • Solid communication skills

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of the work being performed by people assigned to this work.  This is not an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities associated with it.  Blue Sky Studio management reserves the right to amend and change responsibilities to meet business and organizational needs.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.

About Blue Sky Studios:

One of the world's largest producers and distributors of motion pictures, 20th Century Fox Film produces, acquires and distributes motion pictures throughout the world. These motion pictures are produced or acquired by the following units of 20th Century Fox Film: Twentieth Century Fox, Fox 2000 Pictures, Fox Searchlight Pictures, Fox International Productions, and Twentieth Century Fox Animation. Blue Sky Studios is the animation studio behind the wildly successful ICE AGE and RIO franchises, along with this year's FERDINAND animated feature film!

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 Blue Sky Studios, Inc., which is part of a business segment we call Blue Sky Studios.

Blue Sky Studios, 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, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. 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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