Tuesday , May 21 2024

Disney Employment – Senior Software Engineer

Website The Walt Disney Company

Job Description:

At Disney Streaming we’re responsible for building what aims to be the largest media streaming platform in the world, serving not just Disney+, but ESPN+, Star+, and Hulu. We foster innovation, we challenge each other, and we put our users before all else: connecting them with the stories they love.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Act as a mentor and an example to others in your team and across the organisation.
  • Leverage, learn and apply cutting edge technologies on challenging and varied business domains.
  • Have the opportunity to contribute to our open source or blog communities
  • Be part of an Agile team building the world’s fastest growing media streaming platform.
  • Apply principled engineering practices including unit testing, integration testing, and continuous integration.
  • Develop your technical understanding to support and build your career.
  • Contribute to or lead a significant part of the implementation, design, testing, and deployment of services within your team.
  • Strive for excellence, challenge yourself, and become part of a collaborative, inclusive and diverse team.

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent communication skills, specifically in understanding, framing and simplifying both technical & business requirements.
  • Experience mentoring and coaching more junior engineers on both technical and soft skills.
  • Comfort with ambiguity and leading conversations where discordant views are present.
  • Broad and deep technical knowledge, throughout the full stack. Deep hands-on expertise with many disparate technologies and architectures.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience with Cloud Infrastructure, preferably with AWS.
  • Kinesis or any other streaming data.
  • Monitoring and optimising applications written for the JVM.
  • Experience or strong interest in functional programming and its real-world applications – particularly Scala stacks such as Scalaz, Cats Effect and ZIO.
  • Relational and NoSQL databases, particularly PostgreSQL, Aurora, & DynamoDB with experience modelling & optimising query performance.
  • Understanding of statistical analysis of data.
  • Demonstrable experience working as part of a high performing, collaborative, agile team to deliver significant features / requirements.
  • Experience of designing, building & operating distributed systems with multi-level failover & fallback strategies.
  • Web services experience: including REST and GraphQL.

Job Details:

Company: The Walt Disney Company

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Manchester, England, United Kingdom

Application Deadline: N/A

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