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WDI Ride Controls Engineering Hardware...
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Disney | Glendale, CA
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Job Description

"We Change Lives." Walt Disney Imagineering is the master planning, creative development, design, engineering, production, project management, and research and development arm of The Walt Disney Company. Its talented corps of Imagineers is responsible for the creation - from concept initiation through installation - of all Disney Resorts, theme parks and attractions, real estate developments, regional entertainment venues, and new media projects.

What you bring to the role…

* Ability to understand and implement the basics for control system design
* Some knowledge and familiarity with relevant industrial standards
* Experience with programmable logic controllers and general purpose computers that are used in industrial applications
* Ability to assist in the writing of technical documents, such as Theory of Operations and Acceptance Test Procedures
* Currently enrolled as a Junior or higher or graduated within the past 6 months from an accredited college/university earning a degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mechatronics, or related
* Control Systems Engineering and/or Control Theory coursework

You will…

* Be part of an engineering team in the design of hardware development, prototyping, simulation, capacity optimization, and facility inputs for a specific attraction
* Uphold ride engineering policies and procedures at a department level
* Review hardware designs for Disney's ride control systems

About Disney

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries, is a diversified worldwide entertainment company. The Company operates in five segments: Media Networks, Parks and Resorts, Studio Entertainment, Consumer Products and Interactive Media. On September 15, 2009, the Company and the Hearst Corporation (Hearst) both contributed their 50% interests in Lifetime Entertainment Services LLC (Lifetime) to A&E Television Networks, LLC (AETN) in exchange for an interest in AETN. In December 2008, the Company acquired an additional 26% interest in Jetix Europe N.V. In December 2009, the Company announced that it has completed its acquisition of Marvel Entertainment Inc., a character franchise company. In July 2010, the Company acquired Tapulous, Inc., a developer of music games for the iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch. Through a merger agreement, Tapulous became a wholly owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company reporting into Disney Interactive Media Group.