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The Walt Disney Company Software Engineer (Core Engineering Team) in Emeryville, California


  • Contribute to world-class 3D graphics software applications and frameworks that enable and support Pixar’s film production

  • Profile performance-critical code paths and creatively optimize algorithms to enhance interactive user experiences

  • Collaborate with a team of engineers, technical artists, QA, build support and Project Management

  • Work closely with other teams to plan and develop user-facing features to extend artistic reach, as well as APIs and frameworks that enhance the capabilities of our software


  • Enjoy reading and writing C++ code

  • Take pride and passion in crafting high-quality code with attention to detail and performance in mind

  • Hold yourself and others to a high bar when it comes to engineering best practices, like writing maintainable code, providing good documentation and embracing automated testing

  • Have prior exposure to, or interest in learning about performance profiling tools and workflows as well as programming on GNU/Linux

  • Find fulfillment in designing and implementing APIs and frameworks in addition to user-facing features

  • Thrive in a collaborative environment where you exchange knowledge with accomplished technicians and draw inspiration from world-class artists

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience or education

Job ID: R-02631

Location: Emeryville,California

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