The Walt Disney Company Senior Software Engineer (Games) in Glendale, California

Disney Games & Interactive Experiences is seeking a motivated, skilled Senior Software Engineer to join our hit game studio in Glendale! We are focused on building awesome casual mobile games based on classic Disney franchises. If you have a passion for games and have an awesome engineering background, come join us!

Responsibilities :

  • Help an engineering team develop technology used by millions of players worldwide

  • Mentor other engineers as they develop their skills while promoting best practices

  • Architect and design core game frameworks and features

  • Solve challenging and complex problems around cross-platform game development

  • Perform significant implementation of the more complex components of a game engine

  • Create easy to alter / flexible code that allows for easy update as product needs change

  • Drive the creation of scripts / tools to help streamline the development, content, art integration processes

  • Contribute ideas in a collaborative, supportive team environment

  • Help to coordinate sprint tasks and work with cross-functional game team including product, QA, design and art

Basic Qualifications :

  • At least 4+ years of professional experience as a Professional or Senior Software Engineer in a fast- paced, small-mid team environment

  • Strong understanding of design patterns and modern, highly scalable application development

  • Solid skills in C# or C++ development

  • Strong understanding of Unity game development (at least one game shipped using Unity is preferred)

  • Strong understanding of how to live operate mobile games is a large plus

  • Strong understanding of how to optimize performance of Unity based games

  • Organized, detail-oriented and able to deliver projects on time

  • Experience with iOS and/or Android development processes with at least one shipped mobile game

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Highly motivated, self-starting individual

Required Education :

BS in Computer Science (or equivalent), preferably from top technical program

Job ID: 555377BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media