Emerging Tech Software Developer Internship, Seattle- Fall 2019

Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International - Seattle, WA

The Content Technology team is hiring talented contributors to collaborate building transformational projects at the intersection of Content & Technology. We love developing full-stack rapid prototypes to accelerate & power our businesses and guest experiences.

You will use your software development skills & bring your passion for learning new technologies and platforms.
You will embed directly into our engineering team & work side-by-side with lead developers & mentors on real projects.

What will you deliver?
Developing & Coding up rapid prototypes & pilot projects
Research into Emerging Technologies
Software & Tools Design, Development, & Testing
Presentations & Demos to Leadership

Come learn to build products that leverage Emerging Tech like Machine Learning, Realtime Graphics, Cloud, and Automation!

Responsibilities :
On any given day with our Content Technology team...
Rapid prototyping means you focus on building end-to-end full stack solutions and learn, use, & explore multiple technologies: Front-end, Back-end, Cloud, Data Science and Mobile technologies all power your Machine Learning and Emerging Tech projects.

You’ll be having impromptu conversations about how new tech can be used or combined with Disney services; how it could power new experiences or improve existing applications.

Faced with technical challenges we’ll huddle around a white-board collaborating on a solution or maybe stand together at a desk paired-programming.

As an engineer on a lean agile team, you have a lot of independence while still having senior engineers & mentors support you. Leaders & execs have an open-door policy and our culture is friendly. You walk up to other teams & they’re happy to share what they’re working on.

Basic Qualifications :
Passion for emerging technologies (Machine Learning, Data Science, Cloud, etc)
Learning new concepts & technologies quickly
Strong computer science fundamentals (Java, Python)
Familiarity with Git source control
Collaborative & detail oriented work-ethic
Excellent Communication skills

Required Education :
Currently enrolled in an accredited college or university and taking at least one class, or be a recent graduate of an accredited college or university within the last six (6) months at time of application, or be currently participating in the Disney College Program, Disney Culinary Program or Disney Professional Internship Program
Junior or Senior of Computer Science degree, Masters student, or equivalent achieved or in progress

Additional Information :
The approximate dates of this internship are September - December 2019
Candidate must be available to work full time hours (approximately 40 hours per week) for the duration of the internship