The Walt Disney Company Senior Software Engineer in Anaheim, California

The Senior Software Engineer applies practical knowledge of development and engineering to conceive, design,

develop, test, and implement software fixes, enhancements, components, and/or new software systems and applications of moderate to high complexity. The Senior Software Engineer owns design and development, and drives development of components through his/her own’ and subordinate engineers’ work. The Senior Engineer provides technical guidance and acts as a point of escalation and technical expert. The Senior Software Engineer designs and develops highly scalable software systems and applications.

Responsibilities :

  • Owns the design and development of software fixes, enhancements, components, and/or new software systems and applications.

  • Drives development of components through own and subordinate engineers' work.

  • Develops technical solutions that meet specifications and that impact future developments.

  • Executes assigned component level software development projects and major fixes using new or existing technologies.

  • Develops specifications for assigned components, projects or fixes.

  • Reviews or writes code.

  • Leads programming, testing and debugging of applications or fixes to existing applications.

  • Creates protocols, documentation and tools for installation and maintenance.

  • Participates in setting the architectural direction for software development projects.

  • Designs specific components for assigned projects, developing specifications for each.

  • Designs, develops, manages, creates and maintains technical components and templates.

  • Able to code against front-end technology stack and lead end-to-end troubleshooting.

  • Interacts and coordinates deliverables with other technical groups in the organization.

  • Executes assigned component level projects using new or existing technologies.

  • Designs and develops specifications for assigned projects.

  • Reviews or troubleshoots and performs testing.

  • Participates in conceiving and setting the architectural direction for development projects.

  • Designs the component tasks of assigned projects, developing specifications for each.

  • Serves as a high level technical resource and “go-to” person for less experienced developers, providing technical guidance and oversight.

  • Leads team members in problem analysis and issue resolution.

  • Recommends improvements to processes, technology, and interfaces that improve the effectiveness of the team.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Five to eight years of progressively related experience in design, development, and implementation of highly scalable, high-volume software systems and components, client-facing web applications, and major Internet-oriented applications and systems.

  • Scrum Master Certification

  • ITIL Certification

  • Significant knowledge/experience in relevant technologies, such as:

  • CS Fundamentals

  • Development Tools

  • Java/JavaScript

  • SQL

  • XML DTDs

  • JSON Messaging

  • Database Design

  • HTTP Protocol

  • Web Services (SOAP & REST)

  • HTML/XHTML/DHTML

  • CSS

  • Ruby, Python, PHP, JSP, ASP or other scripting languages

  • Flash and other interactive technologies

  • Software Performance Optimization (memory, CPU, scaling, etc...)

Required Education :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or similar field or related work experience

Company Overview :

We make magic. ” That’s our motto at Walt Disney Parks and Resorts. And it permeates everything we do. At Disney, you’ll help inspire that magic by enabling our teams to push the limits of entertainment and create the never-before-seen!

Additional Information :

This position is with the legal entity of Walt Disney Attractions Technology LLC, an equal opportunity employer.

Job ID: 458192BR

Location: Anaheim,California

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts