The Walt Disney Company WDI Technical Project Analyst Intern, Glendale, CA - Spring 2019 in Glendale, California

The Technical Project Analyst intern will assist with various projects supporting the WDI Technology Studio. This Studio is a group of technologists working within Imagineering to create and deploy software tools that help increase the capabilities of Imagineering. The WDI Tech Studio is the production side of WDI within the R&D group, and is primarily focused on stability, robustness, and operational efficiency. Additionally, Technical Project Managers (TPMs) within the Tech Studio work on delivering software that integrates into upcoming Disney Park experiences.

Responsibilities :

  • Play a significant part in managing one or more technical projects using whatever methodology is required

  • Perform project management analytics and draw management insights

  • Set up, plan and execute testing efforts on one or more technical projects in Glendale or in the field.

Basic Qualifications :

  • Demonstrated experience with different PM methodologies including Waterfall and implementations of Agile (e.g., Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.)

  • Demonstrated experience using office/PM tools (i.e., PowerPoint, Excel, Visio, Power BI)

  • Demonstrated experience using testing tools (e.g., JIRA)

  • A passion for the WDI organization and what we create

  • Self-directed with the ability to learn and adapt quickly to new technologies and trends

  • A disciplined, structured and comprehensive approach to work

  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Proven proficiency in a popular programming language (e.g., C++, C#, Python, Javascript, etc.)

  • Experience developing using a modern IDE (e.g., Visual Studio, VS Code, Notepad++, SublimeText, etc.)

  • Experience using one of the popular SCM tools (i.e., Github, Gitlab, BitBucket, Subversion, etc.)

  • Experience developing in JavaScript (e.g., Angular/React/Node, etc.)

  • Knowledge of mobile development in iOS and/or Android

  • Knowledge of game development (e.g., Unity engine, Unreal engine, etc.)

Required Education :

Junior or Senior Level undergraduate student or recent graduate (within 6 months of graduation) pursuing a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Science, Engineering, Software Development, or related field.

Additional Information :

Materials Required:

College transcripts (official or unofficial) - Please upload your transcript while completing the online application

To upload this document:

  • Log into your dashboard

  • Click the second tab "Applications"

  • Select "Submitted Applications"

  • Click on the title of the position for which you would like to attach the transcript

  • Click the "Add Files" button

  • Under what do you want to add, select Transcript

  • Be sure your document is titled in this format: FirstNameLastNameTranscript

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 the past 6 months OR currently participating in a Disney College Program or Disney Professional Internship

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

  • Must be at least 18 years of age

  • 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 January 2019 - May 2019. Interns must be fully available for the duration of the internship.

Job ID: 592082BR

Location: Glendale,California

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts