The Walt Disney Company Lead Software Engineer in Seattle, Washington

Walt Disney Attractions Technology (WDAT) is the technology 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® Resort in Florida, the Disneyland® 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.

Responsibilities :

  • Collaborate closely with Product and Creative to define specifications in an empowered team environment

  • Conduct analysis to solve problems and define technical direction

  • Handle performance, high-availability and stability in all deliverables

  • Provide oversight, guidance and mentoring to engineering team

  • Be part of a strong development team implementing and maintaining web and mobile applications

  • Develop high quality code adhering to engineering best practices including automated unit and integration testing, code reviews, and documentation

  • Be a subject matter expert in both technology and the specific domain of the team

  • Balance technical requirements and best practices with business requirements and deadlines

  • Participate in the full software development lifecycle

Basic Qualifications :

  • Has 8+ years of software development experience, Emphasizes maintainability, scalability and defect-free coding via well factored code and CS fundamentals

  • 1+ years of android or IOS mobile app development

  • 4+ years of front-end web development experience

  • 4+ years of JavaScript and jQuery

  • Experience architecting highly available systems

  • Experience launching applications into cloud environments

  • Proven delivery of mid- to large-size applications

  • Experience with web stacks like AngularJS and Node.js framework etc.

  • Experience developing responsive sites for mobile and tablet devices

  • Proficient using web services, ajax, and JSON

  • Solid knowledge of relevant protocols (HTTP, SSL, TCP/IP)

  • Builds strong cross-functional working relationships

  • Automates software with continuous integration / continuous delivery

  • Delivers enterprise software in Agile environments

  • Communicates very well in written and verbal form

  • Works autonomously

  • Coordinates effectively in distributed team environments

  • Manages simultaneous work streams with ease

  • Ability to deal with ambiguity, and willingness to help debug difficult issues

Required Education :

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Job ID: 516527BR

Location: Seattle,Washington

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts