Remote Disney Jobs

By | July 8, 2022

Job Responsibilities : Lead Software Engineer , tvOS ( remote )

Salary : $140000 per year

Company : Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution

Location : Remote US

Working at Disney for the Connected Devices team is unlike anything else. That’s because we’re always finding new ways to interact with fans – however and wherever they connect with sports news politics comics and games. When you have the latest technology game-changing ideas and world-class talent on your team every day is extraordinary. We get to develop new features from start to finish that millions of fans interact with daily. Get to feel the excitement of showing off your work to friends and family on some of the most heavily used apps in the marketplace.

This is a hands-on engineering position developing the Android OTT applications (Android TV and Fire TV) in Java/Kotlin. In this role you will work with a cross-functional team of Product Managers Designers Mobile/Web/Backend Engineers and Content Creators to conceptualize and develop world-class Disney apps. Based on your experience you will apply your technical abilities to manage multiple project priorities deadlines and deliverables and will design develop test deploy maintain and enhance software solutions. You will architect reusable solutions that are shared across all DMED apps and help guide others to solve complex problems and provide oversight and direction to other software engineers.


Responsibilities :

  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues problems and errors encountered across the various Android OTT platforms
  • Analyze and optimize application code for efficiency reliability and performance
  • Design develop test and release new application features
  • Understand product architecture assisting other Software Developers and Architects as necessary
  • Manage multiple concurrent priorities in a fast-paced deadline-oriented environment
  • Embrace a highly collaborative team that rewards quality code and effective communication
  • Operate as a resource to other Software Engineers providing an open learning environment for cross-team knowledge sharing

Basic Qualifications :

  • Up to 7+ years hands-on professional experience with Android development
  • Experience working on a significant consumer app that is currently available in the marketplace
  • Well-versed in object-oriented functional and reactive patterns and concepts
  • Through understanding of HTTP(S) Websocket and REST APIs
  • Solid foundation and understanding of dynamic multi-threaded Android apps
  • Solid understanding of Android app development lifecycle including Google Play Store and Amazon Appstore compliance policies and submission requirements
  • Experience with unit test frameworks and continuous integration systems such as JUnit 4/5 and Espresso
  • Ability to collaborate in a small productive development team as well as the larger engineering organization
  • Motivated self-starter with the ability to learn and adapt to new technologies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; can effectively articulate complex ideas and influence others through well-reasoned explanations
  • Write efficient reliable and maintainable code whether implementing architectural improvements user-facing features and/or fixing defects
  • Work with minimal technical supervision and supplemental engineering support

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Experience building video-based applications with knowledge in HLS and MPEG-DASH protocols and Widevine DRM
  • Experience using the AndroidX Leanback library to build UIs

Required Education :

  • BS Computer Science or related technical discipline or its equivalent

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