The Walt Disney Company Enterprise Software Development- Software Engineer Intern Fall 201ESPN in Bristol, Connecticut
Enterprise Software Development develops and supports many of ESPN’s custom business and production applications like NCS, AIS, Playbook, ITK, UAA, Business Intelligence, iLog and the E-Suite of applications. Supporting many Disney businesses beyond ESPN television, ESD extends their business systems expertise to ABC Family, ABC Cable Network Group, ESPN Internet properties, and ESPN The Magazine - over 2,500 end users in total.
Our team’s primary focus is the business suite of applications that support the Content Management, Program Scheduling, Commercial Formatting, Licensing Rights, Payments and Financial applications of NCS.
The intern will work closely with a team of developers to build, enhance and support business application software and services specifically focusing on Sports Content Planning and delivery of that content across multiple distribution platforms. The intern will have the opportunity to use Java, Java Script, Ext JS and related technologies to build business solutions for a core set of users and product owners using an Agile project management methodology and participate in daily scrums. The intern may also have an opportunity to contribute to integration efforts that will provide further exposure to interdependent systems.
Participates in writing code for software programs and systems that meet specified requirements.
Performs technical maintenance and troubleshooting for assigned systems.
Implements activities that support parts of the work of own unit, team, and/or project.
May include analysis, design, development, testing, documentation activities
Preferred Qualifications :
Working knowledge of Java and object oriented technologies
Ability to quickly learn new concepts and software
Candidate should be a self-motivated, independent, detail oriented, responsible team-player
Strong communication skills, both written and oral
Strong Analytical and Problem Solving Skills
Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills
Required Education :
- Recent Graduate or enrolled as a full-time or part-time student majoring in Computer Science or related IT discipline.
Preferred Education :
- Completed at least 3 years in undergraduate IT program
Company Overview :
ESPN, Inc., The Worldwide Leader in Sports, is the leading multinational, multimedia sports entertainment company featuring the broadest portfolio of multimedia sports assets with over 50 business entities. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, ESPN is 80% owned by ABC, Inc. (a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company), and 20% by the Hearst Corporation.
ESPN was founded by Bill Rasmussen and launched on September 7, 1979. Now with over 6,500 employees, each year ESPN televises more than 5,100 live and/or original hours of sports programming. The company’s mission is to serve sports fans. Anytime. Anywhere.
Imagine a career with an organization that brings smiles to millions every day. Imagine working with people whose passion for what they do is simply indescribable. We are The Walt Disney Company, live with a rich legacy of innovation, entertainment, and lifelong memories. With our vast array of both businesses and professionals, you’ll have the opportunity to join a team that’s beloved around the world, and to find out how it feels to love what you do. We invite you to discover for yourself why a career with Disney is the opportunity you‘ve been looking for.
Additional Information :
Must be enrolled in an accredited college/university taking at least one class in the semester/quarter (spring/fall) prior to participation in the internship program OR must have graduated from a college/university within 6 months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or 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
Program Dates: The length of this internship is 10 weeks, and the approximate. Interns will work 40 hours per week and must be fully available throughout the internship. Housing: A limited amount of housing assistance is available for those who qualify. Transportation: Must provide own transportation to/from work
ESPN, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. Our goal is to create an inclusive workplace for all.
Job ID: 469983BR
Job Posting Company: Media Networks