Full Time Job

Senior Software Engineer Tech Lead


New York, NY 03-04-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

We are looking for a talented tech lead to join a team that creates large-scale, highly-performant web applications. This team creates highly visible and responsive user interfaces used by millions of people.

As a Senior Software Engineer Tech Lead for Web Marketing, you will help us push the boundaries of what is possible on the client. You'll work with a team of other developers alongside systems engineers, services engineers and project managers to deliver innovative features that bring long term value to our guests. You are highly proficient in Javascript, HTML and CSS and appreciate the details that make a user experience exceptional. You demonstrate enthusiasm for new technologies, languages, frameworks, and platforms. You are also highly proficient in SEO, website performance, analytics and A/B testing. You are motivated to partner with other software engineers, product owners, data scientists and other stakeholders to improve the overall guest experience.

We believe we offer unique opportunities for any technologist, including:
• The ability to work on a next generation technology stack.
• Influencing the innovation of products used globally by millions.
• An open, team-driven environment that fosters innovation, creativity, constructive feedback and collective problem-solving

• Security audit of web application with an emphasis on commerce/transactional flows
• Propose alternatives to team for resolving security issues
• Develop best practices within team to maintain security of application
• Identify gaps in team knowledge of security best practices and work with managers to resolve those gaps
• Maintain and improve security skills, knowledge, and training through professional development, including participating in tech conferences and wider tech community forums
• Implement web interfaces and applications using Javascript (ES6+) HTML and CSS.
• Work on a modern stack including ReactJS, NodeJS, TypeScript, Amazon Web Services.
• Enforce code quality through test driven development via unit tests and automated tests.
• Distill product requirements into design and technical specifications.
• Collaborate closely with other engineering, product, and marketing teams to define product requirements.
• Collaborate with analytics stakeholders to innovate and maintain integration libraries for analytics suites for tracking engagement

Basic Qualifications:
• 5-7 years of experience in infrastructure engineering and operations of eCommerce applications
• Experience in web application security analysis and resolution.
• Experience in a NodeJS application development environment.
• Experience with high-volume, public facing, transactional web applications with high levels of availability, resilient application architecture, scalable infrastructure, automation, and application performance monitoring.
• Experience working within a modern Javascript workflow through technologies such as: GitHub, CSS Preprocessors, Styled Components, Single Page Application frameworks and Module Bundlers (Webpack etc.)
• Proven ability to integrate with service APIs and/or SDKs.
• Experience in implementing A/B Tests
• Experience with root-cause analysis and troubleshooting infrastructure issues.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Authentication and authorization specific security experience, especially in eCommerce flows
• Experience with streaming video, large data applications and analytics suites.
• Hands on experience with React/Redux in a production 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+.