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Sr IS Software Developer

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10007025 Location San Francisco, California, United States Business Lucasfilm Date posted Sep. 07, 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:

We are looking for a Sr IS Developer who reflects the innovative spirit, creative talent, production excellence, collaborative mindset and passion for great filmmaking that define Lucasfilm.

As a Sr IS Software Developer for Information Systems (InfoSys) you will work on robust cross platform applications that enable Lucasfilm and ILM’s global studios to efficiently create movies and TV shows.  The breadth of InfoSys applications ranges from proprietary enterprise applications to global production tracking and digital asset management software.  Software Developers build new applications, support and enhance existing systems, and integrate 3rd party applications into existing software infrastructure.  You will interact with a wide range of clients, learn new work flows, and come up with creative solutions to increase efficiency and productivity.

This role will be oversee the development, integration, and maintenance of business and production operations applications across the Lucasfilm companies.

What You’ll Do

  • Full stack development of robust workflow based applications. 

  • Build and support financial applications used for planning and analysis using IBM Planning Analytics (TM1)

  • Provide input on architecture of larger applications; build stand alone modules and smaller applications for use by clients across the organization.

  • Work with management and other developers to implement elegant and user-friendly interfaces for all new modules and/or applications.

  • Ensure code is developed, deployed, documented and maintained in keeping with IS guidelines. Assist developers from other departments in working with IS data and frameworks.

  • Monitor use of existing systems, and suggest strategies to improve health and reduce technical debt.

  • Lead and participate in code reviews, test new concepts and technologies, suggest improvements in technical direction and mentor other members of the group in areas of expertise.

  • Mentor others in development technologies, tools, and processes

What We’re Looking For

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or other technical degree.

  • 8+ years experience in professional software development.

  • Experience supporting Financial applications

  • Required Skills

    • Python fluency (Python 3.6+)

    • Linux proficiency

    • Database/SQL proficiency

    • Excel proficiency

    • Full stack web development experience

    • Excellent interpersonal, communication, and client-facing skills

    • Able to accommodate occasional domestic and/or international travel

  • Preferred Skills

    • Analytics: IBM Planning Analytics (TM1), Excel, Cognos BI, Tableau

    • JavaScript libraries: Vue.js, React, Angular, jQuery

    • API frameworks: Flask/Bottle, Django, GraphQL, Celery

    • Data stores: Oracle, PostgreSQL

    • Infrastructure/tools: Docker, AWS, Nginx, VMWare, Virtualenv, Cypress


About Lucasfilm:

Lucasfilm is a global leader in film, television and digital entertainment production. In addition to its motion-picture and television production, the company's activities include visual effects, audio post-production and cutting-edge digital animation, interactive entertainment software, and the management of the global merchandising activities for its entertainment properties including the legendary STAR WARS and INDIANA JONES franchises. Lucasfilm Ltd. is headquartered in northern California.

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 Lucasfilm Ltd, which is part of a business we call Lucasfilm.

Lucasfilm Ltd 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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