Sr. Software Engineer Hello

Job Employment Type : Full Time
 Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution  Bristol, CT
 1 month ago
Job Description
The individual in this position will join the Engineering Services Infrastructure Lifecycle & Availability team in an exciting, fast paced environment, building scalable, modern enterprise applications. Senior Software Engineers are expected to partner with our team and adjacent teams to identify areas for operational efficiency and automate those systems. The Lifecycle & Availability team is looking for a candidate who can assist us in taking our Lifecycle Management systems to the next level by creating a next generation Lifecycle Management tool.

We’re looking for a passionate, impactful, technical team member who wants to do their very best work and make their mark, add their chapter to the long and storied history of The Walt Disney Company. Someone who holds themselves and their teammates accountable in a professional, collaborative manner. A collaborative technologist who seeks to bring the best out in themselves and those around them. Someone who can provide a fresh perspective and innovative insight to our initiatives.
Responsibilities :
  • Build high-performance, stable, scalable systems to be deployed in an enterprise setting
  • Work closely with operations teams cross-organizationally to identify operational pain points and maximize efficiency, eliminate repetitive, manual work and enhance overall operational maturity
  • Lead high-level architecture discussions and planning sessions
  • Analyze and optimize application code for efficiency, reliability and performance
  • Manage multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Participate in a code review process
  • Participate in an on-call rotation
  • Document systems and services within their responsibility
  • Provide mentoring and advice for other engineers

Basic Qualifications :
  • 5+ or more years of experience in software engineering
  • Experience working in Agile software development
  • Advanced understanding of C#/VB.NET or Python
  • Proficient in PowerShell, bash, or other scripting languages
  • Proficient in writing SQL queries and generating SQL based reports
  • Experience working with and developing APIs
  • A basic understanding of HTTP and REST-style web services
  • Experience working with and automating Active Directory, DNS, Users and Computers
  • Experience with Windows operating system administration, including client and server
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; can effectively articulate complex ideas and influence others through well-reasoned explanations

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience building HTTP and REST-style web services
  • Expert in PowerShell, bash, or other scripting languages
  • Experience working with Linux operating systems
  • Experience working with Perl scripting
  • Experience using orchestration tools (e.g., Rundeck, Ansible, etc.)
  • Experience using configuration management tools and CMDBs

Required Education :
  • B.A. or B.S. in computer science, information technology, or relevant experience.

Preferred Education :
  • M.S. in computer science, information technology, or relevant experience.