Senior Software Test and Automation EngineerApply NowApply Later Job ID 7109594420211107 Location Morrisville, North Carolina, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Jul. 15, 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.
The Core Media Test Engineering & Tools team within Media Engineering is looking for an experienced, detail-oriented, and motivated Senior Software Test Engineer to apply their knowledge and skills to provide in-depth functional software testing, develop automated tests, as well as analysis tools & utilities. This role will require an engineer that thrives within a dynamic environment, where some of the involved areas include workflow orchestration, digital media processing, and visual/audio fidelity validation.
In addition to software testing responsibilities, this person will contribute to automation efforts within Core Media. This includes developing software to verify changes to Core Media code bases, along with providing analytical tools and scripts. The person that fills this role will be embedded in an Agile software development environment. Working closely with development teams, this person will be reviewing requirements, be involved in reviews, and execute functional tests to ensure software quality.
This role will provide the engineer opportunities to engage other teams such as our Media Delivery and Infrastructure/Operations teams to define, implement and refine solutions that serve as interfaces between their needs and the Core Media team’s lower-level functionality.
What You'll Do:
Develop and execute test plans, validating Linux-based applications and produced digital media quality.
Contribute to Core Media automation efforts by architecting and writing software to be utilized in CI/CD pipelines and regression testing.
Provide support to Operations teams that utilize Core Media software.
What You'll Bring:
BS or MS in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or associated fields preferred or relevant experience
4+ years’ experience testing software; including test design, reviews, and execution
4+ years’ experience developing with Python
Advanced experience debugging and testing Linux-based, Object-Oriented applications
Willing to take on new challenges and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
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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