Full Time Job

Sr Software Engineering Technical Lead


New York, NY 10-27-2020
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description

Disney Streaming Services is looking for a talented full-stack Software Engineer, Tech Lead to join a team that creates large-scale, highly-performant web applications. This team transforms large, complex datasets into fast and responsive user interfaces used by millions of people.

As a Sr. Software Engineer, Tech 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. If you are highly proficient in JavaScript, HTML and CSS; appreciate the details that make a user experience exceptional; and demonstrate enthusiasm for new technologies, languages, frameworks, and platforms, then we would love to have you speak with you!

This position is located in New York or San Francisco, CA. We offer unique opportunities for any technologist, including:
• The ability to work on a bleeding-edge technology stack.
• Influencing the innovation of products used globally by millions.
• An open, team-driven environment that fosters constructive feedback and collective problem-solving

• Implement web interfaces and applications using JavaScript (ES6+) HTML and CSS.
• Work on a modern stack including React, NodeJS, and Amazon Web Services.
• Enforce code quality through test-driven development.
• Distill product requirements into design and technical specifications.
• Drive conversations with other engineering, product, and marketing teams to define and execute on product requirements.
• Mentoring and helping to level up other engineers.

Basic Qualifications:
• 7+ years of experience building complex, highly usable web applications.
• Strong experience in a NodeJS application development environment.
• 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.)
• Experience setting and/or expanding engineering best practices.
• Comfortable evaluating and taking calculated risks adopting new technologies.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with streaming video, e-commerce, 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+.