The Walt Disney Company Senior Software Engineer in New York, New York

Engineers at ABC News are launching products and experiences in every sprint we schedule. They’re partnering with engineers from Apple, Google and Facebook, as well as across The Walt Disney Company, from Marvel to ESPN, to create the highest quality content experiences in the world.

Millions of people get ABC News alerts on their phones, computers and televisions. Our engineers created the tool those alerts came from. They also wrote the code that powered the experience that followed it. The mechanisms to guide your interactions with the story were designed by the same team that crafted the process which sent the assignment to the reporter that wrote it in the first place. From the moment that something is captured by the global resources of ABC News, to the time that you see it on a digital platform, our engineers wrote the software to make that experience possible.

We need talented engineers to join us in imagining the next generation of media. If you are looking to deliver high-profile products and services, at scale, in a dynamic, real-time media publishing environment, using a wide array of technologies, now is the time to join us at ABC News!

Basic Qualifications :

  • Proven experience as a web application developer

  • Experience using version control systems in a collaborative environment, e.g. Git

  • Highly creative problem solver with excellent collaboration and communication skills

  • Effective analytical ability, debugging and troubleshooting skills

  • Ability to learn and adapt to unfamiliar technologies, both open-source and proprietary

  • Ability to clearly communicate with non-technical stakeholders

  • Ability to juggle multiple projects

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Experience developing responsive sites using advanced web technologies (e.g. Javascript frameworks and libraries; AngularJS, jQuery, Grunt, SASS)

  • Experience with Java technologies - Groovy, Tomcat, Spring, Maven, generics, concurrency, etc.

  • Experience consuming APIs including authentication

  • Experience with cloud services and capabilities

  • Experience with content management systems, publishing workflows and tools

  • Experience with video technologies, workflow and playback experiences

Required Education :

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Computer Science or a related technology field OR equivalent experience

Additional Information :

Equal Opportunity Employer Female/Minority/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Job ID: 415873BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Media Networks