Software Engineer

Walt Disney   •  

Lake Buena Vista, FL

Industry: Media


Less than 5 years

Posted 165 days ago

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Job ID 560481BR Location Lake Buena Vista, Florida, United States Business Disney Parks & Resorts Brand Disney Parks & Resorts Date postedJun. 11, 2018

Job Summary:

The Software Engineer applies practical knowledge of development and engineering to conceive, design, develop, test, and implement software fixes, enhancements, components, and/or new software systems and applications of moderate complexity. The Software Engineer focuses on coding at the component level and works under minimal supervision. The Software Engineer designs and develops highly scalable software systems and applications in a designated functional focus area(s).

The Software Engineer is a hands-on software engineer who will:

  • Support the development of our Fast Pass team
  • Work closely with studio team to design and deliver features based on prioritized tasks
  • Determine how to solve business problems by asking questions and understanding value propositions
  • Contribute to releases and drive improvements in the product releases


  • Work closely with technical leads and other team members to identify and complete development assignments
  • Work with internal and vendor resources to develop and deliver work
  • Work with team to maintain source code repositories
  • Work closely with technical and non-technical partners to strategize on approach and dependency management
  • Participate in the design process of new features and enhancements to the software platform
  • Diagnose issues, evaluate and recommend the best resolution, and execute against that plan
  • Participate in the creation of development / software engineering best practices, including capacity planning, monitoring, configuration, security, historical metrics, recovery strategies and migration strategies
  • Contribute to scrum sessions, executing sprint planning, sprint retrospective and sprint demos

Basic Qualifications:

Two to five years of progressively related experience in design, development, and implementation of highly scalable, high-volume software systems and components, client-facing web applications, and major Internet-oriented applications and systems.

Knowledge/experience in relevant technologies, such as:

  • Java
  • AWS
  • Docker
  • Spring Boot
  • SQL
  • JSON Messaging
  • Database Design
  • Web Services
  • Software Performance Optimization (memory, CPU, scaling, etc...)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or minimum of two (2) years of software development experience