Lead Software EngineerApply NowApply Later Job ID 7106865020211010 Location Seattle, Washington, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Aug. 02, 2022 Flex Type On-Site
- This role is considered on-site, which means the employee will work from a Company designated location on an ongoing basis.
The Walt Disney Company's Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) is a global business segment for The Walt Disney Company (TWDC) with the mission of providing consumers around the world access to the content they want most, on the latest platforms, at a time of rapidly evolving consumer habits. Combining the Company's direct-to-consumer streaming services – ESPN+, Disney+, and its ownership stake in Hulu -- alongside Disney's international media businesses, DMED aligns cutting-edge technology with world-class content and beloved brands to expand the Company's global footprint and deliver highly-personalized entertainment experiences to diverse consumers around the world.
The Consumer Identity Services (CIS) team provides critical consumer facing access and identification services across TWDC business units. Nearly every digital consumer experience across the company relies on CIS for mission critical business operations, including booking Disney Parks and Resort vacations, playing ESPN Fantasy Football, buying products from Shop Disney and many more. These identity services are responsible for over 300 million guest and fan accounts, and billions of transactions per year. As part of the team, you will be tackling cutting edge issues that come with cloud-based infrastructures, platform resiliency requirements, security, and data migrations at scale.
Collaborative and dynamic
Embrace agile practices
Full stack teams
Continuous Integration and automated testing
Frequent working software demos
Work as a key contributor to implement new features
Partner as an individual contributor on a scrum team
Plan with business analysts and product owners to determine acceptance criteria and tests
Drive system troubleshooting, debugging, and analysis
Share technical opinions and guidance
Participate in stand-ups and other sprint meetings
Help design end-to-end solutions
Document changes and new features
Plan sprints with the team
Deliver code with thorough automated testing
Integrate to the world and verify releases
Enhance existing services
Refine in code reviews
Help monitor and support apps and services in production
7+ years software development experience
3+ years experience hands on with Java (or Scala) back-end based systems
3+ years experience hands on with single page apps or progressive web apps
1+ years experience with automated end-to-end testing across various browsers and mobile devices
1+ years experience with react front-end development
1+ years experience overseeing successful delivery on multi-engineer projects
experience with the OpenID standard
experience with consumer facing identity systems
experience with continuous integration and continuous delivery
experience designing for highly visited sites with complex caching
Experience with some of the following...
Play Framework (https://www.playframework.com)
Cats Effect (https://typelevel.org/cats-effect/)
Spring Boot (https://spring.io/projects/spring-boot)
BS in Computer Science (or similar degree)
Primary team is based in Seattle, WA. Working in pacific time zone required, US remote workers possible.
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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