Are you passionate about shaping the future of media and entertainment technology? Do you possess the technical prowess to lead innovative projects in a remote setting? Disney is seeking a dynamic Lead Media Systems Engineer to join our team remotely. If you thrive in a collaborative environment and have a strong background in media systems engineering, we want to hear from you.

Key Responsibilities:

Lead Technical Projects: Take ownership of technical projects from conception to execution, ensuring high-quality delivery within established timelines.

Media Systems Development: Design, develop, and maintain media systems and workflows to support various content delivery platforms.

Troubleshooting and Maintenance: Identify and resolve technical issues in media systems promptly to minimize downtime and ensure uninterrupted content delivery.

Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams including software engineers, content creators, and project managers to drive innovation and deliver cutting-edge solutions.

Documentation: Create comprehensive documentation for media systems architecture, processes, and procedures to facilitate knowledge sharing and troubleshooting.


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.

Proven experience (3+ years) in media systems engineering or a related role, preferably in a remote work environment.

Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, Java, or C++.

Strong understanding of media technologies including video encoding, streaming protocols, and content delivery networks (CDNs).

Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to troubleshoot complex technical issues efficiently.

Effective communication skills with the ability to collaborate with diverse teams in a remote setting.


Competitive hourly rate ($20-25 per hour) commensurate with experience.

Remote work flexibility with the opportunity to collaborate with a global team of industry experts.

Access to Disney’s extensive library of entertainment content and resources.

Professional development opportunities to enhance your skills and advance your career in media technology.

How to Apply:

If you’re ready to take on the challenge of leading media systems engineering projects in a remote environment, please submit your resume and a cover letter detailing your relevant experience and why you’re the perfect fit for this role to Disney Careers Portal. We look forward to hearing from you!

Join us in shaping the future of media and entertainment technology at Disney. Apply now!

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