Senior Staff Engineer/Web Application Developer

Burbank, CA
Date Added: June 17, 2019
We are looking for an onsite SR. STAFF SOFTWARE ENGINEER/WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPER for a 6 + month contract assignment in Burbank, CA

We are looking for a Sr. Software Engineer/Web Application Developer, to join the Studio Technology team. The successful individual will develop a productive partnership with business stakeholders at all levels and guide product development toward delivery of unique and compelling experiences for our Guests.

Position Summary:
The SR. STAFF SOFTWARE ENGINEER/WEB APPLICATION DEVELOPER manages the design and development of systems engines, core technologies and studio-wide applications ensuring that products are built, maintained and enhanced to continuously improve The Walt Disney Studio’s competitive advantage and technical excellence. Drives the conception of design, development, testing and implementation of software fixes, enhancements, components and/or new software systems and applications.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Owns and leads development projects and team where a project comprises multiple components.
  • Typically leads team of 3 staff on projects of 6 months duration.
  • Leads the development of or develops large, innovative software solutions that meet specifications and impact future developments.
  • Conceives and leads the execution of software development projects and major fixes using new or existing technologies.
  • Develops or leads the development of specifications for software development projects
  • Reviews or writes code, leads programming and testing and debugging of software development projects.
  • Creates protocols, documentation and tools for the installation and maintenance of software projects.
  • Conceives and sets the architectural direction for software development projects.
  • Designs component of software development projects, developing specifications for each.
  • Uses advanced knowledge to resolve a wide range of complex issues in creative and effective ways.
  • Exercises judgment in selecting methods and techniques to resolve issues.
  • Identifies problems and opportunities and champions the development of innovative solutions.
  • Conducts in-depth evaluation of factors and selects methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
Basic Qualifications:
  • 10 to 12 years of progressively related experience in design, development and implementation of highly scalable, high volume software systems and components, Client-facing web applications, design and development of major Internet-oriented applications and systems.
  • 4 to 6 years of project or team lead experience
Has in-depth knowledge of / skills in the content areas of:
– Primary Programming Language (ie Java, C#, perl)
– Object Oriented Principles, Design Patterns, Coding Best Practices
– Database applications (ie Oracle, MS SQL Server, mongoDB, etc)
– Mobile applications platforms (WinMo, iOS, Android, etc.)
– Media technology platforms (Blu-Ray, DVD, Interactive TV)
– Understanding of product customers, value proposition and market competitors

Web Application Developer:
– Web Technologies (HTML, CSS, Java-script, etc)
– Programming Language (ie Java, C#, perl)
– Object Oriented Principles, Design Patterns, Coding Best Practices
-Senior level experience in AWS system architecture, s3, EC2, Lambda, and Security(Network and Access Management)
– Project management methodologies (Agile, Scrum, Waterfall, etc.)
– Understanding of product customers, value proposition and market competitors
-Experience with Front-End Systems is a plus but not required
-Experience with video encoding/streaming is a plus but not required.

Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent; Master’s a plus

Don’t delay. Join the Software Resources team today!
Software Resources specializes in connecting talented IT professionals with challenging job opportunities that transform jobs into careers.
To meet our clients hiring needs, we continuously source talented IT Professionals with all levels of expertise and in all disciplines. We offer world class major medical, dental and vision benefits, 401(k) with match, short term disability, Life Insurance and AD&D. You, our future employees, can make a tremendous difference to our company and our clients. Please apply to this job and experience the Software Resources difference. You can view all of our jobs at http://www.softwareresources.com/it-careers/it-job-search/

Company Overview
Software Resources specializes in IT talent recruitment services and workforce staffing solutions. Founded in 1992 as an IT staffing services firm, we are a privately held women-owned business enterprise (WBE), celebrating our 25th year in business. We are headquartered in Lake Mary, Florida, just outside of Orlando. With branches and sales professionals throughout the U.S., Software Resources is the staffing agency of choice for clients and consultants.
We specialize in IT. It’s what we do and what we know, every day. We provide contract, contract to hire and direct hire placement IT staffing solutions for Energy, Entertainment/Gaming/New Media, Financial Services, Government, Healthcare, Hospitality, Professional Services, and Security.

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