DreamWorks Technology - Sr. Software Engineer, Web Tools, Tech Lead @ NBCUniversal - Glendale, CA

DreamWorks Technology - Sr. Software Engineer, Web Tools, Tech Lead


Dreamworks is looking for a senior level engineer to join our Web Tools development team as Technical Lead. The Web Tools team is responsible for the development, iteration and maintenance of web applications that offer rich, visual, and intuitive experience for Production Users.


  • Provide technical direction and architectural oversight to team of front end web developers
  • Collaborate with Product Owner and UX team to vet, design, and build out features and requests
  • Lead code reviews, design discussions, demos, proposals, and rapid prototyping
  • Ensure clean, maintainable, and documented solutions
  • Collaborate with backend engineering teams through traces, metrics, and requirements to inform development priorities and to focus performance related development
  • Deploy applications regularly adhering to studio standards and best practices
  • Follow standard UX design methodologies throughout the development process


  • Proficiency in modern web application features and design goals (i.e. Web Components, Responsive Design, and Progressive Applications)

  • Strong communication, collaboration, and problem solving skills

Desired Characteristics

  • Production experience in computer animation, visual effects, or game industry

  • A portfolio of user interface samples that demonstrates skill and passion

  • Experience with Node.js, Express, and writing NPM modules


DreamWorks Animation Technology

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United States

About Us

From the award-winning storytellers, artist and innovators at DreamWorks Animation and DreamWorks Animation Television come the beloved characters and stories that come alive on the big and small screens. From films like Shrek, How to Train Your Dragon and Trolls to original TV series including Trollhunters, Voltron and Home: Adventures with Tip & Oh, DreamWorks Animation continues to bring home the laughter, fun and courage to dream.

Visit www.dreamworksanimation.com to see our latest animated film and television productions.

DreamWorks is a division of NBCUniversal. At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.


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