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Software Engineer II

Apply NowApply Later Job ID 10001087 Location Santa Monica, California, United States / United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Jul. 25, 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:

The DisneySteaming Web client engineering organization delivers app experiences across Hulu, Disney+, ESPN+, and Star+ built on a common platform and shared technology. The Web team is a fast-paced and fast-growing team that shares knowledge and code for initiatives that span Web such as commerce, marketing, media, and infrastructure!

We are seeking individuals with a passion for learning and developing the future of streaming services on the web. As a member of DisneyStreaming’s Web Commerce team you’ll build the core sign-up, purchase, and subscription management experiences of our Web platform.

As a Software Engineer, you’ll contribute to your team’s fundamental software project goals and collaborate with other specialists to deliver new features and bug requirements.

Responsibilities: 

  • Partners with team members, product and engineering partners to deliver new features and fix project issues while developing specifications for assigned components, projects, or fixes. 

  • Writes, performs tests, and debugs code ensuring standards for readability and maintainability. 

  • Contributes to core software project needs and the evolution of the team's practices; recommending changes in development, coding, maintenance and system standards. 

  • Efficiently supports software throughout the lifecycle. Performs technical maintenance and solving for components while maintaining clear documentation.

  • Participates in the code review to gain validated understanding of the fundamental knowledge of software systems.

Basic Qualifications: 

  • Basic foundational programming knowledge of web based applications. 

  • Experience working within a modern Javascript workflow.

  • Proven ability to learn, understand, and adapt to new technologies.

  • Self-learner who identifies root causes and drives solutions.

  • Ability to write code that is easy to read and understand that follows standard methodologies.

  • Highly thorough with the ability to clearly detail work.

  • Exhibits emotional intelligence, managing oneself under high pressure/stressful situations and meets urgent timelines. 

  • Optimally collaborates and communicates with team members.

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Experience shipping a large, well-tested production React/Node.js application.

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 Hulu Services Co., LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution.

Hulu Services Co., 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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