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Mgr Software Eng

Seattle, Washington, United States

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Job ID osokffw9 Location Seattle, Washington, United States Business Hulu Date posted May. 12, 2021

Job Summary:


Disney Streaming (Hulu, Disney+, ESPN+, Star+) is looking for a hardworking Software Engineering Manager to join the Growth Lifecycle Event Gateways team in Seattle, WA.

The Growth Lifecycle engineering group is responsible for orchestrating the customer flow and integrating with various other backend services throughout the lifecycle of a subscriber for Disney+, ESPN+, and Hulu. We own and support many tier-1 services that need to be highly available in all regions.

The Events Gateways team builds the messaging and data events gateways in and out of the Growth Lifecycle group. All three streaming services use these gateways to grant entitlements, send out subscriber messaging, and feed our data and analytics teams.

We are a fast-paced and fast-growing team, where you will have influence over the technical direction and architecture for the services and tools built by your engineers. You will also have an opportunity to learn about the international landscape and challenges in the area of billing, payments, subscriptions, offers, and promotions.

What you'll do

  • Drive the technical vision and evolution of the services owned by the team.
  • Lead architectural and design discussions to help the team build highly scalable and critical services in a microservices architecture.
  • Work with Product Managers, Product Designers, QA, Support, and other multi-functional teams to drive the vision and roadmap for the team.
  • Lead and grow the team by hiring and retaining top engineering talent.
  • Participate in Agile methodology and SCRUM processes such as Sprint Planning, Backlog grooming, Daily Standups, and Retrospectives with the team.

What to bring

  • Strong partner and communicator with the ability to articulate the team vision and technical concepts to multi-functional partners.
  • Ability to make decisions in ambiguous situations and a fast-paced environment with constantly evolving business needs.
  • Experience working with cloud-based deployments.
  • Excellent motivator driving influence and high throughput from the team.
  • Passionate about engineering standard methodologies and leading by example.

About Hulu:

Hulu is the leading premium streaming service offering live and on-demand TV and movies, with and without commercials, both in and outside the home. Operating at the intersection of entertainment and technology, Hulu has a unique opportunity to be the number one choice for TV. We captivate and connect viewers with the stories they love, and we're looking for people who are passionate about redefining TV through innovation, unconventional thinking, and embracing fun. Join us and see what Hulugan life is all about.

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, LLC, which is part of a business segment we call Hulu.

Hulu, 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 or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. 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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