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The Walt Disney Company DMED Tech Software Engineering Intern - Summer 2022 in Santa Monica, California

The DMED Technology organization plays a central role in the future growth of The Walt Disney Company. Our team is responsible for worldwide linear and digital media distribution, design and development of all consumer-facing digital products, advertising technology, consumer data, and international broadcast operations. Our employees are leading, creating, and innovating, making bold moves in unexpected directions that redefine not just what a media company does, but what it can do. With The Walt Disney Company, you can be part of media's evolution, helping us create what's next.

Be a part of an innovative team and culture…

The Ad Serving Engineering organization within Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution organization is fully responsible for building, enhancing and maintaining the high -performance, distributed, microservice-based Digital Advertising Platform. The platform is charged with the qualification, delivery, and tracking of Digital Advertising campaigns (Video on Demand, Live TV, and innovative interactive ads) across all of Disney online properties, including Hulu and ESPN+.

In addition, Ad Serving teams collaborate in the development of supporting components, such as anti-ad fatigue systems, impression counting pipelines, and ad experience flows. We also work on integrations with critical services responsible for the correct pacing, targeting, and selection of ads.

Responsibilities :

A Day in the Life…

In this role, we will lead you through projects from inception to production deployment using Java / SpringBoot / UI frameworks, giving you the toolset to be productive in your future roles.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing applications and tools

  • Debugging and testing code

  • Documenting services / flows / logic

  • Researching, investigating and fixing a wide range of technical issues

  • Deploying to production after certification

Basic Qualifications :

What we are looking for…

  • Experience with Java

  • Strong communication and presentation skills

  • Self-motivated

  • Strong problem-solving abilities

  • Strong analytical and organizational skills

  • Someone who proactively learns new technologies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of containers and cloud concepts

Required Education :

Currently enrolled undergraduate student studying Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Systems, Software Engineering or related field at an accredited college/university and returning to school following the internship.

Additional Information :

Internship Eligibility:

  • Must be enrolled in a college/university taking at least one class prior to participation in the summer internship program OR graduated within the past 6 months OR currently participating in a Disney Professional Internship

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • Must not have completed one year of continual employment on a Disney internship or program

  • Must possess unrestricted work authorization

Housing: All interns are required to provide their own housing and transportation during the internship.

Program Dates: The approximate dates are May/June through August/September. Interns will work full-time, 40 hours per week, Monday through Friday, and must be fully available throughout the internship.

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Job ID: 873812BR

Location: Santa Monica,California

Job Posting Company: Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution

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