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Principal Software Engineer II

San Francisco, California, United States

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Job ID 774041BR Location San Francisco, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Nov. 11, 2021

Job Summary:

Disney Streaming Services (DSS) is looking for a talented Principal Engineer to lead the technical vision and solution for Payment Security and Fraud. In this role you will drive highly critical work for securing valuable payment information for our millions of customers globally as well as mitigating risk by building solutions to identify, prevent and catch payment fraud. This is a new role where you will have an opportunity to define the technical vision and solutions from ground up. This role is highly cross functional in nature and requires working with Product, Information Security, Data, Analytics, Business Operations, Finance and various other functions across the company.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, related field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 12+ years of experience in software engineering building complex and highly impactful systems
  • Deep expertise in payment security or payments fraud and general ecommerce is required
  • Proficient in designing and implementing large scale distributed systems
  • Experience working with at least one Object Oriented Language like Java (or JVM variant languages like Scala, Kotlin), Python, PHP or others.
  • Knowledge/experience with AWS products and services (EC2, S3, Lambda, DyanmoDB, SQS, RDS, ElastiCache, CloudFront, etc.) or other cloud providers.
  • Functional programming experience is nice to have
  • In-depth experience working on relational and/or noSQL databases.
  • Previous experience taking ownership of features/functionality and delivering projects end-to-end with high quality and robust architecture.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with cross functional business partners
  • Ability to dive deep into any technical component as well as understand and drive the overall systems architecture.

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 segment 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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