Senior Software Engineer , Chromecast ( remote )Apply NowApply Later Job ID 7113240620220206 Location Washington, United States / Remote, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Aug. 04, 2022 Flex Type Hybrid Preferred, Remote Possible
- 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. A remote opportunity may be possible for qualified candidates under certain circumstances and, if granted, the employee would work remotely on an ongoing basis.
Working at Disney for the Connected Devices team is unlike anything else. That’s because we’re always finding new ways to interact with fans – however and wherever they connect with sports, news, politics, comics, and games. When you have the latest technology, game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team, every day is extraordinary. We get to develop new features from start to finish that millions of fans interact with daily. Get to feel the excitement of showing off your work to friends and family on some of the most heavily used apps in the marketplace.
Demonstrate determination in finding solutions to complex puzzles
Have the curiosity to research and learn new technologies
Employ positive thinking and can work constructively in a diverse team setting
Are passionate about web development
Value learning and being exposed to new experiences
Love working in a startup culture
then working at Disney is unlike anything else. We have the latest technology, game-changing ideas, and world-class talent. Come be a part of our team and help us find new ways to interact with users, however and wherever they connect with our brands.
Prototype new features and research applicable technologies
Implement best practices to continually increase performance and scalability
Review code and pull requests to ensure product and design specifications are met
Work with product and project management to refine specs and timelines
Partner with other engineering teams to deliver best solutions
Mentor and provide feedback to junior engineer
Basic Qualifications :
Proven understanding of front-end web development technologies and principles
Experience with video playback using HLS, MPEG-DASH, and Widevine DRM
Experience with task automation (Grunt, Gulp, WebPack) and CSS Preprocessors (Less, Sass)
Demonstrated ability to research and learn new technologies
Strong communication skills and attention to detail
Driven and self-motivated
Minimum 5 years relevant industry experience
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent training or work experience
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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