Software Engineer, Media Tools


Glendale, CA

Industry: Media


Less than 5 years

Posted 84 days ago

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Summary: The Media Tools Team is seeking an experienced software developer to help develop and support tools and web services for the management and delivery of media for DreamWorks animated films. The ideal candidate will be a highly motivated self-starter able to hit the ground running in an evolving, fast-paced production environment.The R&D Media Tools Team is responsible for the tracking, manipulation, and playback of various media files (still images, movies, audio) in the animation pipeline. Partnering closely with artists, TD’s, and production staff throughout the production of animated feature films.

Responsibilities include:

?Work with development teams on API service design, service workflows, documentation, and testing

?Interface with operational staff to coordinate deployments, setup monitoring tools, manage server configuration, and debug live issues

?Respond in a timely fashion to production requests for support, bug fixes, and enhancements


? BS in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
? 3+ years of Java development experience
? Proficient in Python and Javascript
? Very comfortable with Java technologies (Maven, Spring, Hibernate)
? Thorough understanding of web service technologies (REST/SOAP, HTTP, XML/JSON)
? Comfortable in a Linux development environment and shell scripting

Desired Characteristics

? MS in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
? Familiar with app servers such as JBoss/Tomcat
? Work with CI/CD systems (Jenkins, Bamboo, Kubernetes)
? Experience with messaging such as QPID,RabbitMQ a plus
? Experience with Postgres databases