Full Time Job

Senior Software Engineer


New York, NY 10-28-2020
  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

We are looking for a senior software engineer to join our Apple platforms team. This is an opportunity to work on apps such as Disney+ and ESPN with some of the greatest minds in streaming media. If tackling interesting technical challenges while developing industry leading apps used by tens of millions of people excites you, then this is the role for you.

Why you want to work with us:
• Help nurture a highly collaborative, world-class team of software engineers
• Work on a cutting-edge and evolving technology stack
• Own substantial features shipped to millions of users
• Influence the innovation of high-profile products used globally
• Join an inclusive culture that incorporates diverse perspectives and supports individual needs

What you will do:
• Lead development of feature-rich native iOS/tvOS applications for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV
• Write clear, well-tested, performant code
• Work with other developers to create sustainable, well-architected solutions that are built to last
• Debug production issues and solve novel problems
• Be part of an agile team participating in the full lifecycle of application development, including being the key point of contact for entire features
• Mentor associate and mid-level team members and support peers through code review
• Continuously take advantage of opportunities to learn and teach others

What we are looking for:
• Expert ​knowledge​ ​of​ ​Swift,​​ ​Apple​ ​Frameworks, and the Xcode ecosystem
• Experience​ ​integrating​ ​with​ ​backend​ ​systems​, ​web​ ​services, and third-party software
• Hold high standards of quality for both the codebases you contribute to and the applications you build
• Experience communicating effectively with a variety of stakeholders (technical and non-technical)
• A growth mindset towards learning, experience mentoring others, and a desire to give and receive feedback
• Extensive background in Cloud City bureaucracy, super-suit haberdashery, and Infinity Stone acquisition (or equivalent familiarity wrangling egotistical demigods)

Company Profile

Disney Streaming Services is responsible for developing and operating The Walt Disney Company’s direct-to-consumer video businesses globally, including the ESPN+ and Disney+.