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Senior Software Engineer - Technical Lead


New York, NY 01-09-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description

We are looking for a senior lead 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:
• 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

• Oversee development of feature-rich native iOS/tvOS applications for iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and Apple TV
• Identify areas for growth within the team processes and develop new systems for collaboration
• Write clear, well-tested, performant code
• Work with other developers to create sustainable, well-architected solutions that are built to last
• Manage production issues and solve novel problems
• Guide an agile team participating in the full lifecycle of application development, including being the key point of contact for entire features
• Mentor associate, mid-level, and senior team members and support peers through code review and pair programming
• Create opportunities to learn and teach others

Basic Qualifications:
• Expert ​knowledge​ ​of​ ​Swift,​​ ​Apple​ ​Frameworks, and the Xcode ecosystem
• Experience leading a team, including delegating responsibility and balancing competing priorities
• 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 composing and presenting thoughtful and implementable solutions to a variety of stakeholders (technical and non-technical)
• A growth mindset towards learning, experience mentoring others, and a desire to give and receive feedback

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+.