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

The Associate Software Engineer within Walt Disney Attractions Technology organization is expected to be independently innovative, deliberately collaborative who can work under guidance and direction to build products and capabilities to solve complex business problems. In addition, the Associate Software Engineer would be expected to quickly learn and gain expertise in unfamiliar technology areas. The position will have a strong focus on mobile and digital technologies operating on a fast paced “Startup” like environment taking current business and technology problems to build innovative solutions. Primary responsibilities include write efficient, high quality, testable, reliable, maintainable code, participate in technical design, write unit testing and review code for large-scale, complex initiatives including but not limited to, advanced and emerging payments.

Responsibilities :

  • Primary responsibility will be to perform hands-on code development for large-scale, complex initiatives

  • Build re-usable enterprise frameworks

  • Propose Opensource for efficient in-house development and improve speed to market

  • Ability to quickly prototype and prototype in any technology to a business or technology problem

  • Proactively participates in technical design activities with Architects and documents technical specifications

  • Writes high quality code adhering to Walt Disney Attractions Technology coding standards, reference and data architecture guidelines

  • Oversees the build process, low level design documentation, and conducts code reviews for partner resources

  • Conducts testing, debugging and performance tuning of applications

  • Monitors progress and provides status of tasks and deliverables, and escalates risks and issues in a timely manner

  • Ability to quickly grasp new concepts and become a quick expert in a variety of technology areas

  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues, problems, and errors encountered across various applications and analyze and optimize application code for efficiency, reliability and performance.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Hands-on coding experience for 2 to 3 years

  • Be creative and passionate about Java, React, NoSQL, Databases, Mobile and cutting-edge technologies

  • Proficiency in JavaScript and Angular JS, and React, hands on experience in topics - Controllers, Built-in Directives, Custom directives, UI-router, nested routes, multiple views, Angular Application Bootstrapping, Dependency injections, Scopes/Services/Filters etc

  • Should have good development experience in Node JS, must have experience in node modules like Express, Restify (Good to have), Promises (Bluebird/q), Lodash, Request

  • Good proficiency in testing framework, writing unit test cases using mocha, chai, jasmine for both client and server side application

  • Should have good experience in HTML5, CSS3/ less and bootstrap framework.

  • Must have knowledge on Responsive Web Design

  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git.

  • Good understandings of JavaScript build tools such as grunt/gulp.

  • Experience working with Continuous Integration and Deployment tools e.g. Maven, Jenkins, GIT

  • Willingness to “think-outside-of-the-box” to resolve project / process ailments

  • A desire to work in a fast-paced and challenging work environment

  • Strong technical, problem-solving, analytical, communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Demonstrated strong partnering and coaching skills

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Hands on experience in technologies including Angular/Node/React, Java/J2EE, No-SQL, Graph databases

  • Exposure to Mobile development platforms

  • Understanding of Object Oriented Programming concepts

  • Technology Certification e.g. Spring, Java Programmer, iOS Developer

  • Process Certification e.g. Scrum Master Certification

Required Education :

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

Company Overview :

“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 part of Walt Disney Attractions Technology 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 with the legal entity of Walt Disney Attractions Technology LLC, an equal opportunity employer.

Job ID: 532830BR

Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts