Sr Data Engineer

Company Name: Disney Parks & Resort
Location: Burbank, CA
Date Posted: 06th Oct, 2016
  • Work on all phases of projects from design to implementation including specifications, development, testing, rollout, documentation and, if applicable, turnover to the Maintenance Engineering and Operations Team.
  • Work within state of the art engineering practices (i.e. SCRUM, unit testing, design review, code reviews, continuous integration, etc.).
  • Partners with team lead to identify technical requirements and alternatives to accomplish project.
  • Providing accurate estimates for project development and implementation. Work with management to meet those estimates.
  • Participates in design, code, test, maintenance, enhance and decommission phases throughout software life cycle to contribute technical expertise and to identify issues.
  • Presents status, plan and issues/risks at daily stand-ups.
  • Mitigates risk for the project, team and company.
  • Work with the Architecture team in defining software and infrastructure technical solutions.
  • Serve as a mentor and advisor to team members.
  • Ensures knowledge transfer to team members within and outside of immediate group.
  • Participate in interviewing technical candidates and provide feedback.
  • Iteratively improves projects with agile delivery practices.
  • 8+ years of full software development lifecycle experience
  • 5+ years of experience developing web applications
  • 5+ years of Object-Oriented analysis, design and development experience
  • 5+ years of experience in a data oriented role
  • Strong Java 1.7+ Experience
  • Strong Linux Experience
  • Significant exposure to and demonstrated proficiency in all aspects of programming and analysis including design patterns, hardware and software requirements, systems requirements and deployment protocols
  • Agile experience using Scrum
  • Experience with open source technologies
  • Experience with unit testing & test driven development (TDD)
  • BS in computer science, engineering, mathematics or physical sciences
  • Experience with the Hadoop batch processing framework and map reduce design patterns
  • Experience with a widely used RDBMS’ and SQL
  • Experience with at least one columnar NoSQL solution

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with Apache Spark including Spark Streaming
  • Experience with LinkedIn’s Azkaban, Apache Closure
  • Experience with Enterprise Integration Patterns and Apache Camel
  • Experience with social, mobile, cloud/SaaS integrations
  • API level experience with Youtube, Twitter and Facebook
  • Experience creating robust and reliable data pipelines
  • Familiar with the development challenges inherent with highly scalable and available web applications.
  • Experience with various, modern web frameworks
  • Experience with PostgreSQL RDBMS
  • Experience with Apache hBase
  • Experience with Apache Hive and/or Apache Crunch