Overview

At Disney, we‘re storytellers. We make the impossible, possible. We do this through utilizing and developing cutting-edge technology and pushing the envelope to bring stories to life through our movies, products, interactive games, parks and resorts, and media networks. Now is your chance to join our talented team that delivers unparalleled creative content to audiences around the world.

The Foundational Technologies group is responsible for the development and support of key foundational software components used by businesses across The Walt Disney Company (which includes ESPN, ABC, Marvel Comics and Club Penguin, in addition to the Disney-branded businesses like Disney Online, Disney Studios and Disney Parks & Resorts).

We are looking for a talented software developer with experience implementing effective and engaging web applications. You will be responsible for designing and developing new software as well as maintaining existing systems. You will work as part of small, highly focused and fast paced development team, and will be responsible for participating in all stages of the software development lifecycle. Solid design and analysis skills and the ability to find innovative solutions to difficult problems are required.

In addition to the technical challenges, seeing the results of your work in the form of popular consumer-facing products is an added benefit—plus it allows you to explain to your friends and family what you do at work.

Responsibilities

  • Prototyping and evaluation of new technologies and solutions
  • Design and development of web applications in support of new foundational services
  • Maintenance and support of existing web applications supporting foundational services

Basic Qualifications

  • Proficiency in web application development using HTML, CSS, JavaScript and JQuery.
  • Familiarity with web standards and protocols (HTTP, HTML, REST, XML, OAuth

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing highly dynamic web applications leveraging AJAX and consuming RESTful web services.
  • Proven track record of developing cross-browser compatible solutions.
  • Development experience with visualization toolkits (Google Visualization API) highly desired.

Company Overview

The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.

Additional Information

This position is a legal entity of Disney Worldwide Services, an equal opportunity employer.

About The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.