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Associate Software Engineer


New York, NY 07-11-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Do you want to be part of a team that makes streaming magic through one of the most reliable streaming services in the World? Our SREs provide expert engineering services in cloud automation, and reliability engineering to all of our services that power streaming for Disney+, Hulu, ESPN+, and more, home to hundreds of millions of subscribers and ESPN fight nights. We are passionate about providing our subscribers with the best streaming experience for all our content.

• Deploy and manage innovative modern cloud technologies using infrastructure-as-code, self-healing, and security automation patterns;
• Build tools to help your SRE team quickly pinpoint, isolate and resolve issues related to infrastructure, platform services and applications;
• Develop useful telemetry, alerts, and response to reduce Mean Time To Repair (MTTR);
• Develop tools and consult on best practices for services;
• Continuously refine monitoring processes, configurations, and thresholds;
• Use Chaos Engineering principles and methodologies to test what you build under real-world conditions

Basic Qualifications:
• Creative and innovative outside the box thinking
• Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
• Passionate and curious about ways to leverage technology while continually learning
• Comfortable in one or more of the following languages (Python, Go, Java, Scala, Ruby)
• Hands-on experience using source control (Git, GitHub) and feature branching strategies
• Familiarity with Software Development Lifecycle, distributed systems, networking, hardware and UNIX/Linux administration;

Preferred Qualifications:
• Knowledge of DevOps methodologies and/or SRE
• Experience with managing request/response services deployed in cloud providers such as AWS
• Experience with monitoring and observability tooling such as Datadog, CloudWatch and Grafana
• Experience with automating infrastructure, deployment and testing using tools like Cloudformation, Ansible or Terraform, and can explain the Infrastructure as Code paradigm
• Knowledge of Service Level Objectives and Error Budgets
• Understanding of the principles and methodologies behind Chaos Engineering
• BS Degree in Computer Science, Electrical & Computer Engineering or Mathematics or equivalent experience;

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About Disney Streaming:

Comprised of the Company's international business units and various direct-to-consumer streaming services, Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution (DMED) aligns technology, media distribution and advertising sales into a single business segment to create and deliver personalized entertainment experiences to consumers around the world.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise with the following business segments: media networks, parks and resorts, studio entertainment, consumer products and interactive media. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney's stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Disney Streaming Technology LLC, which is part of a business we call Disney Streaming.

Disney Streaming Technology LLC is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. Disney fosters a business culture where ideas and decisions from all people help us grow, innovate, create the best stories and be relevant in a rapidly changing world.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-g629m9-3-238-204-167-42 in your application.

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+.