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The Walt Disney Company Lake Buena Vista, FL, USA
Dec 23, 2019
Internship
At Disney, we are 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 Disney Parks, Experience and Product (DPEP) Technology & Digital organization combines custom technology solutions with creativity to produce robust applications that enhance all aspects of the guest experience. Being a part of this team means helping create world-class immersive online and mobile experiences — from one of the most sophisticated hotel reservation systems in the world to Disney Cruise Line shipboard systems; from FastPass and PhotoPass products to cutting-edge applications to ensure we have proper inventory of merchandise stocked in our Parks — at DPEP Tech & Digital, you really get to see it all. DPEP Tech & Digital seeks forward-thinking team members who are passionate about delivering quality products and enjoy working closely with partners on both strategic and tactical challenges across a vast portfolio of businesses Responsibilities: Work on engineering and ingestion of multiple data flows/pipelines from on-prem to BigData Hadoop platform in Cloud. Developing workflows to move, transform, store and consume the data using BigData/Hadoop technologies. Deploying various application code/modules on the platform and verifying the executions. Work with data scientists to develop and operationalize data used by multiple machine learning models, work on creating an automated monitoring process and reporting on the critical alerts and/or be working on data analysis and analytics design pattern experience and be effective at developing solutions as part of project team. Basic Qualifications: What you bring… Strong understanding of Computer Science fundamentals Strong understanding of Data Lake, Big Data, Hadoop concepts. Strong understanding of Data Security concepts. Developer skills in Java and Python. SQL experience/knowledge Familiarity with AWS, HDFS/Hive, Spark/Scala, NiFI and/or similar technologies Familiarity with machine learning libraries like Spark MLLib, AWS Machine Learning, Mahout, JSAT or similar Solid grounding in data science and information management disciplines Understanding of Linux operating system and networking fundamentals. Problem solving and analysis skills Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal communication and time management skills Preferred Qualifications: Tensorflow experience/knowledge Apache Spark experience/knowledge Computer Vision experience/knowledge Scala experience/knowledge Database experience such as MySQL, NoSQL, etc... Required Education   Preferred Education Junior, Senior, Graduate Level student or recent graduate (within 6 months of graduating) pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's Degree or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Management Information Systems or related field. Additional Information: Internship Eligibility: 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 Must provide full work availability Must provide own transportation to/from work Current Active Disney cast members must meet Professional Internship transfer guidelines (for Walt Disney World cast members this is no more than four points and one reprimand in the last six months; for Disneyland cast members this is six months of consecutive service and a performance record clear of any disciplinary issues (warnings, suspensions, etc.) for at least six months) Program Length: The approximate dates of this internship are 05/13/2020- 08/08/2020. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship. Housing: A limited amount of company sponsored housing is available on first-come, first-serve basis. If company sponsored housing is not available, interns must be able to provide their own housing for the duration of the internship. Recommendation – Print or Save This Role Description: Strong candidates may be invited to complete a phone interview. We strongly encourage applicants to print a copy of this role description so they can refer to it in the event they are selected for a phone interview.