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Manager Software Engineering

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 800710BR Location New York, New York, United States Business Disney Streaming Date posted Oct. 18, 2021

Job Summary:

Disney Streaming (DS) is looking for a talented and motivated Manager to join the Web
Core Services Developer Experience team. We are a distributed team focused on
increasing developer productivity by streamlining tooling and libraries for the DSS suite
of web applications, including Disney+, Star+, Hulu, and ESPN+. We are looking for an
engineering manager who understands enterprise scale and has a commitment to
developer experience. As part of this team you will be responsible for delivering what
aims to be the largest media streaming platform in the world


Build a diverse & prolific software development team through a combination of training,
career development, recruiting, and process improvement.
- Lead by example to design technical solutions and ensure that all software conforms to
the highest quality standards.
- Collaborate with product managers and other business partners to prioritize work and
set goals for the team.
- Refine engineering practices and enact positive change within the team.
- Champion your team's work across the organization.
- Be responsible for the operations of the team's services to ensure stability and uptime.

Basic Qualifications:

Key technologies
- Javascript, Typescript, CSS, Bash
- NodeJS, React, NextJS
- Jest, React Testing Library, Cypress
- Styled components
- Docker
- Github, git
- Datadog, New Relic
- Jenkins

Basic Qualifications
- Care deeply about coaching, mentoring, and growing the careers of your team
- 5 to 7 years of technical experience, including 2+ years in an engineering leadership
- Familiarity with most of the technologies listed above.
- Familiarity with application development concepts like performance optimization, state
management, single-page architecture, cache, build optimization, multi-tenancy, etc.
- Self-learner, independent, and have excellent problem-solving skills.
- Ability to write documentation and communicate technical topics with clarity.
- Ability to communicate across multiple teams.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications
- Experience building geographically distributed, highly available web applications.
- Experience implementing design systems.
- Experience working on projects that span multiple teams.
- Knowledge/experience with AWS products and services.
- Knowledge/experience with CI systems such as Jenkins, GitLab, or Github Actions.
- Knowledge/Experience with software containers (e.g. Docker) and artifact repositories
(e.g. Artifactory)

Additional Information:


About Disney Streaming:

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 segment we call Disney Streaming.

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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