Skip to main content

Software Engineer II

Apply NowApply Later NOTE: We have a new application system, please create a new account if you have not done so yet when applying. Job ID 7113189620220515 Location Washington, United States / Glendale, California, United States Business Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution Date posted Jun. 26, 2022 Flex Type Remote

- This role is considered remote, which means the employee will work remotely on an ongoing basis and will not have an assigned workspace at a Company designated location.

Job Summary:

The Team :

Working at Disney for the mobile 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.

Job Overview :

This is a hands-on engineering position developing applications for the Apple Ecosystem in Obj-C/SWIFT.  In this role, you will work with a cross-functional team of Product Managers, Designers, Engineers, Web Developers, and Content Creators to conceptualize and develop world-class Disney apps. Based on your experience, you will apply technical expertise to manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables and will be responsible to design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance software solutions. You will architect reusable solutions that are shared across all DMED apps.

The DMED Mobile Engineering team develops some of the most downloaded and successful iOS/tvOS apps in the marketplace, including the Marvel Unlimited App, ABC News App, ABC Entertainment App, and the National Geographic app.  This role is focused on being part of the ABC News mobile application team where the candidate will work with team-members and product to produce best-in-class solutions.

Responsibilities :

  • Coding, PR Reviews, Writing Tests

  • Collaborating with QA and Automation Team

  • Interacting with the Product Development team to review requirements and discuss feature development

 

Basic Qualifications :

  • A minimum of 3+ years hands-on professional development experience with the Apple ecosystem.

  • Experience working a significant consumer app that is currently available in marketplace

  • Strong understanding of OO design patterns and concepts

  • Solid understanding of HTTP and REST-style web services

  • Solid understanding of iOS/tvOS app development life cycle including App Store compliance policies and submissions requirements

  • Ability to collaborate in a small, productive development team as well as ability to work independently

  • Experience with unit test frameworks and continuous integration systems

  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to learn and adapt to new technologies

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; can effectively articulate complex ideas and influence others through well-reasoned explanations

  • Write efficient, reliable, and maintainable code whether implementing architectural improvements, user-facing features, or fixing defects

  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues, problems, and errors encountered across our various platforms

  • Analyze and optimize application code for efficiency, reliability and performance

  • Understand product architecture, assisting the Software Architects as necessary

  • Manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment

  • Work with moderate technical supervision and supplemental engineering support

  • Embrace a highly collaborative team that rewards quality code and effective communication

Required Education :

  • BS, BA, or advanced degree in computer science, engineering or its equivalent.

Additional Info:

The pay range for this position in Colorado is $97,498 to $130,790 per year, however, base pay offered may vary depending on geographic region, internal equity, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience among other factors. A bonus and/or long-term incentive units may be provided as part of the compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits, dependent on the level and position offered.

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.

Apply NowApply Later

Watch Our Jobs

Sign up to receive new job alerts and company information based on your preferences.

For Disney Job Alerts to work, JavaScript must be enabled in your browser.