The Walt Disney Company Staff Software Engineer in Burbank, California

Would you like to help set a new standard for access and organization of personal movie libraries? Do you want to solve interesting technology problems using innovative methodologies for a dynamic industry?

Staff Software Engineers get to use advanced, proprietary technologies to design and develop web-tailored solutions to help customers access and enjoy their movie libraries anytime, anywhere. Join us at Walt Disney Studios’ Movies Anywhere.

Responsibilities : You’ll become part of a collaborative team of technology experts to create next-generation video consumption platforms and design systems and web-tailored solutions. We’re looking for a self-starter engineer who values passion, community involvement and writing code that stands out.

Every single day as a Staff Software Engineer at Movies Anywhere is different! On any one day you might:

  • Work with an internal engineer or an engineer at a name-brand partner

  • Work with the latest technologies like Java, Spring Boot, AWS & Docker

  • Walk a retail partner through the Movies Anywhere API

  • Define, architect and build high-quality software solutions

  • Collaborate with other software engineers and cross functional teams

  • Evangelize technologies, solutions and standard methodologies

  • Contribute new ideas to a larger community of high-caliber professionals

  • Play softball or basketball with the team after work

  • Attend a movie screening or visit a Disney theme park

Basic Qualifications :

  • 7+ years of software engineering experience

  • Real passion for coding and are solutions orientated

  • Knowledge on the latest happenings in the JVM-based server community

  • A Github profile or ability to demonstrate coding skill

  • Dedication to Object-oriented (OO) design

  • Expertise on the different system layers and capacity to demonstrate system design skills

  • Capability to use data structures and algorithms to solve problems

  • Strong communication skills

  • Familiarity with CS fundamentals

  • Mastery of Java, Spring and REST APIs

  • Demonstrated ability with Unit tests, Load testing for APIs, Git, Maven or Gradle, ORM (e.g. (JPA, Hibernate) and Docker

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Spring Boot and Queuing technology

  • Test Driven Development (TDD) and agile methodologies

  • Postgres, RDS or Oracle DB technologies

Required Education :

  • BS in Computer Science or related field

Company Overview :

Movies Anywhere at is the next generation of in-home entertainment, providing customers with an unparalleled, virtually friction-free way to watch the movies they love, whenever and wherever they want to watch. Our talented team fuses cutting-edge technology and strong partnerships with leading studios, retailers and platforms to create a cloud-based movie service that enables consumers to seamlessly grow, access, and enjoy their personal movie collection…all in one convenient app/website.

Additional Information :

This position is with Walt Disney Pictures

Job ID: 531385BR

Location: Burbank,California

Job Posting Company: Direct-to-Consumer and International