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Sr Software Engineer


New York, NY 03-19-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Disney Streaming Services (DSS) is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join the Media Security team within the Core Services organization. The Media Security team's mission is to build highly available, high throughput services that are critical to delivering high quality content to our subscribers. If you enjoy streaming media, are interested in live sports and entertainment, or just want to join a fast-growing team that plays a critical part of the revenue producing arm of a company, then our team is for you.

• Work with a team of engineers building software in a collaborative development process
• Build high-performance, stable, scalable systems to be deployed in an enterprise setting
• Lead high-level architecture discussions and planning sessions
• Participate in the code review process by providing feedback on pull requests
• Participate in the on-call rotation, supporting systems and services during production incidents
• Author and provide feedback on technical proposals and root cause analyses
• Provide mentoring and advice for other engineers
• Establish engineering best practices and standards within the team to drive quality and excellence
• Contribute to the DSS technical community through presentations, tech talks, and other knowledge-sharing efforts

• Experience delivering backend applications in a production environment
• Expertise in functional programming and Scala
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Experience building RESTful services
• Understanding of async programming models (events, callbacks, promises, async/await) and threading/concurrency
• Understanding of source control concepts and exposure to Git
• Self-learner, independent, excellent problem-solving skills
• Experience with build and deployment technologies such as Jenkins and Docker
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+.