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The Walt Disney Company Senior Software Eng - Platform SDK Engineer in New York, New York

Job Summary:

We are looking for an Apple/Android Engineer to join our Mobile Platform SDK team. This is an opportunity to help build frameworks for the Apple platform to be used in industry leading apps while getting to work closely with some of the greatest minds in the streaming media technology industry. If working in a collaborative team environment and facing new challenges every day while your work gets used by millions of people excites you, then this is the role for you.

This permanent position is located in New York, NY.

We offer a unique opportunity for any technologist:

  • Competitive salary.

  • Working together with the best in the industry - an amazing team of developers in different disciplines (Swift, Objective C, Kotlin, Java, Python, Ruby, Scala, Go, and Rust to name but a few).

  • Growing yourself as a developer.

  • A working environment that values equality and diversity, knowledge-sharing and personal/professional development

  • PERKS/BENEFITS

Responsibilities:

  • Help develop frameworks for iOS, tvOS, and watchOS

  • An opportunity to build frameworks at scale, with your work being integrated into apps with millions of users worldwide

  • Collaborate

  • You’ll meet with engineers and product owners to create requirements, identify common problems and work toward a solution

  • Design

  • You’ll construct APIs that are simple and elegant, with input from the core team and integrating engineers

  • Build

  • You’ll create new APIs, help improve existing frameworks, and spearhead new projects

  • Test and Maintain

  • You’ll ensure and maintain quality through integration and unit tests, and investigate issues in the wild

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong Objective-C and Swift skills

  • Strong understanding of platform frameworks and APIs

  • Strong understanding of the Swift Foundation library and language features

  • Experience designing APIs and architecting systems used by multiple clients

  • Experience developing user-facing applications across Apple devices and platforms

  • Experience developing frameworks used across Apple devices and platforms

  • Eagerness to learn new technologies, and a strong desire to be challenged technically

  • Solid debugging and optimization skills

  • A passion for building, analysing and maintaining high performance software

  • Experience integrating with backend systems and web services

  • Strong understanding of concurrency and asynchronous architecture

  • Excellent communication and collaborative skills, be a team player

  • Knowledge of agile software development methodologies

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent with 2+ years industry experience

Job ID: 763460BR

Location: New York,New York

Job Posting Company: Direct-to-Consumer and International

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