The Walt Disney Company Software Engineer in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

“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!

The Software Engineer is part of rapid application development team, building enterprise applications using Platform as a Service (PaaS) delivery model. The platform is based on CreateNow suite of ServiceNow. Being able to design and deliver code that scales, is reliable, and is easily maintainable would be a strong asset. The 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 complexity. The Software Engineer focuses on coding at the component level and works under minimal supervision.

Responsibilities :

  • Focuses on coding at the component level.

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

  • Participates in developing specifications for assigned components, projects or fixes.

  • Writes code, completes programming, writes tests, performs testing and debugs code.

  • Follows established protocols for installation and maintenance, and completes documentation.

  • Develops, manages, creates and maintains the technical components related to server-side and web service-based solutions.

  • Develops an understanding of the front-end technology stack and is able to assist with end to end troubleshooting.

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

  • Executes assigned components level projects using new or existing technologies

  • Develops specifications for assigned projects.

  • Reviews or troubleshoots and performs testing.

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

Basic Qualifications :

  • Two to five years of progressively related experience in coding and development of highly scalable, high-volume software components, and/or client-facing web applications.

  • Knowledge of object-oriented design principles, design patterns, coding best practices, database applications, and mobile applications platforms (e.g. iOS, Android, etc.)

Knowledge/experience in relevant technologies, such as:

  • CS Fundamentals

  • Javascript

  • Javascript based frameworks like Angular, Ionic etc ….

  • Java

  • SQL

  • Database Design

  • HTTP Protocol

  • Web Services (SOAP & REST)

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

Required Education :

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

Company Overview :

The Walt Disney Company is a world-class entertainment and technological leader. Walt’s passion was to continuously envision new ways to move audiences around the world—a passion that remains our touchstone in an enterprise that stretches from theme parks, resorts and a cruise line to sports, news, movies and a variety of other businesses. Uniting each endeavor is a commitment to creating and delivering unforgettable experiences — and we’re constantly looking for new ways to enhance these exciting experiences. Bring your individual talents here and discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

“It takes people to make the dream a reality.” Walt was on to something when he said that, and it continues to ring true today. No matter the stage in your career, being a part of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts means being a part of a team where you help bring innovation to life through unsurpassed products, services and most importantly remarkable experiences. As a Cast Member you are the steward and connection to our legacy and the backbone of our thriving innovations. Join our team and watch your dreams come true.

Additional Information :

  • This position is a legal entity of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, an equal opportunity employer.

Job ID: 475823BR

Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts