The Walt Disney Company Sr Manager, Architecture & Innovation in Celebration, Florida
At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.
Are you an expert at building complex solutions around enterprise infrastructure? Are you interested in advancing the model from traditional infrastructure to agile solutions? Do you desire to build and integrate solutions that increase the productivity and speed of developers and application deployments across a wide spectrum of projects?
We are looking for an exceptional Senior Manager to manage a team dedicated to innovation and technology development; someone with experience delivering disruptive solutions in the infrastructure of an enterprise company, well versed in the practices of software development teams, and can deliver and develop high performing developer and infrastructure teams to meet project goals. The role requires someone who can drive innovation and provide the balance that is needed to integrate the future with current states. You will need to have excellent verbal and written communication skills. You’ll need to be able to help drive decisions that meet the team needs; doing so in a way that builds the collaborative relationships needed.
Our team is focused on providing hosting services to our business segment partners. These hosting services include Cloud based solutions that increase the productivity and speed of our development and product teams; services that meet the scale and demand needs of our community. This role will be a key contributor within our Infrastructure Architecture, Engineering and Hosting teams, as well as the entire Disney Enterprise Technology Organization.
Drive innovation and evolution of technology across the Disney landscape
Introduce disruptive technologies to enhance agility and performance
Provide thought leadership and strategic direction for the Disney infrastructure
Partner with segments on emerging technologies to gather business requirements and develop solutions
Communicate and market solutions to Disney segments
Be a technical leader for the software development life cycle (SDLC) and ensure the team is leveraging the right processes from a testing, CI and CD approach
Automate, tune, and improve our DevOps provisioning and management toolset and deployment technologies
Develop Infrastructure-as-Code across the private cloud landscape
Work with the operational teams on determining the right service offerings and ensure we have a complete service delivery with those teams
Research, design and develop tooling solutions to automate workflows to access, process, and visualize data
Ensure we deliver on our commitments
Manage and mentor team of critical thinkers and DevOps engineers
Influence software engineering best practices within wider organization
Basic Qualifications :
12+ years of experience building large scale distributed systems or applications with progressively increasing responsibilities
5+ years’ experience working in an ITIL framework or six sigma organization
7+ years of hands on coding experience
5+ years of managing teams with high caliber engineers
1-2 years of hands on experience with AWS based deployments using S3, EC2, Auto-Scaling, Cloudwatch, RDS etc.
Experience driving change across a large company to deliver fast, innovative solutions
Prior experience with enterprise level architecture or with a large, complex global organization
Experience with Agile methods
Experience with ITIL frameworks and processes
Experience with Azure or AWS stack
Experience with Google stack
Knowledge of visualization stacks like node.js and/or HTML5 will be useful too
Experience with big data systems like Hadoop, Hive, Cassandra, Elastic search will be a big plus
Experience with GIT, Chef, Puppet is desirable
Preferred Qualifications :
- Experience with Google Cloud Platform
Required Education :
- Bachelor's Degree
Job ID: 554108BR
Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)