The Walt Disney Company Lead Android Developer in Seattle, Washington
Walt Disney Attractions Technology (WDAT) is the digital media arm of Parks and Resorts segment. Through our award-winning websites, we provide a digital portal to magical travel destinations such as the Walt Disney World(R) Resort in Florida, the Disneyland(R) Resort in California and Hong Kong Disneyland Resort. At WDAT, we also have designed and created websites for Disney Cruise Line, Adventures by Disney and Disney Vacation Club.
We are currently seeking talented software engineering expertise specifically in the area of Android mobile development. This visionary will have a profound and deep understand of Android and Java, threading, architecture, software design, and other big picture engineering strategies applying them to Android, services, and the many facets of the mobile space. Be a leader helping shape the young, Agile-inspired Seattle development organization into a company and industry wide recognized innovator. This position will report to the Senior Mobile Technology Manager while also participating in daily scrums and cross team collaboration efforts.
If you like to write quality code, work in sprints, chat about services and threads, automate what you can, wow over big data, stress about fragmentation, look at the big picture of a project, advocate best practices, evangelize delighting the user, and make millions of users happy with what they're using on the Android platform while getting paid to do it then we'd love to have you on our team. As an integral part of our team your effort would be impactful and help deliver some truly amazing software to millions of users worldwide.
Understanding Disney Attraction Technology architectural vision and how it helps meet company business objectives
Leading small to medium size teams to deliver and execute on a project
Analyzing user stories and participating in sprint planning, scrums, demos and retrospectives
Accountable for uptime and high-availability for all solutions
Accountable for performance and usability in all solutions Coordinating with Architecture group on new designs and foundational / infrastructural application changes
Integrating mobile application code with back-end services
Understanding the need for optimized / customized mobile service responses / payloads
Developing back-end services, as needed
Negotiating and adjusting requirements by collaborating with internal business partners
Learning new technologies when required
Performing peer code reviews for immediate and related teams
Understanding of continuous integration / continuous delivery concepts and the ability to troubleshoot related issues
Providing architectural direction on behalf of the architectureteam
Providing estimates for new initiatives
Communicating long term technical strategies to the group
Basic Qualifications :
7+ years of software development experience with a minimum of 3+ years of Android application development experience
Disciplined approach to software development. Includes defining and enforcing engineering best practices
Experience reviewing and updating requirements and/or user stories
Experience writing technical documentation
Understanding of agile software development
Preferred Qualifications :
Disciplined approach to software development. Includes defining and enforcing engineering best practices.
Strong problem solving and analysis skills. .
Experience with developing mobile applications that interface with RESTful services
Understanding of PCI, PII and mobile application security
Understanding of mobile application accessibility
Additional Information :
This position is with the legal entity of Walt Disney Parks & Resorts, an equal opportunity employer.
Job ID: 453591BR
Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts