The Walt Disney Company Software Engineer, Media Engineering in New York, New York

BAMTECH Media is a place for the creative and the bold. We’re seeking talent across disciplines to join our team. Whether New York City, San Francisco, Manchester or Amsterdam we provide opportunities to elevate your career and transform an industry.

Media Engineering is responsible for building out the scalable distributed systems for processing media that is core to our products.

Responsibilities :

  • Design, develop, test, deploy, maintain and improve software

  • Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables

Basic Qualifications :

  • 3-5 years of developing software products

  • Experience in programming with Java and proficient with one or more general purpose programming languages (Javascript, C#, C++, etc)

Required Education :

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related software engineering field or equivalent practical experience

Company Overview :

BAMTECH is a streaming technology joint venture between The Walt Disney Company, Major League Baseball Advanced Media, and the National Hockey League. BAMTECH handles streaming for numerous partners, some of which include, HBO, MLB, NHL, Eurosport, ESPN, and World Wrestling Entertainment.

Fans demand access to content on their own terms on any device, anytime, anywhere. We are those fans. As a result, the BAMTECH Media team helped pioneer live event streaming over the Internet in 2002 for Major League Baseball. The passion to improve that experience led to many impressive firsts: the first 720p or “HD Ready” stream, the consecutive record for concurrent streams and the first stream in 8K ultra HD. Today, BAMTECH has a proven, scalable platform that powers direct-to-consumer applications for leading entertainment brands; and is now a major player in sports and eSports rights acquisition.

Job ID: 518244BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: The Walt Disney Company (Corporate)