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Sr. Software Engineer, Data Analytics - PlayStation

San Francisco, California
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PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play —it’s also the Best Place to Work. We’ve thrilled gamers since 1994, when we launched the original PlayStation. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment. The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

Sr. Software Engineer, Data Analytics

San Francisco (SoMa)

The Senior Software Engineer role will help design and develop cloud-based network software services for the PlayStation Store, accessible via the PlayStation 4, mobile and web properties as well as other applications/devices. Many of these features will enhance PlayStation Network’s Commerce features and allow you to help shape the future of the world’s largest game and entertainment content distribution platform!


You will be responsible to execute full life-cycle software development and write well designed, testable, efficient code. You’ll produce specifications and determine operational feasibility, integrate software components into a fully functional data analytics system, develop test plans and quality assurance procedures. Also, you will document and maintain software functionality and tailor and deploy software tools, processes and metrics.



  • BS/MS in Computer Science or a related technical field; 5+ years of coding experience in Java or C/C++
  • Strong foundation in computer science with an emphasis in algorithms, data structures, software design and cloud design
  • Experience building and developing Cloud-based applications or services, preferably in AWS
  • Experience working with ETL pipelines.
  • Experience working with Kafka & Spark.

Desired Qualifications

  • 3+ years of data analytics and science experience
  • Experience with Apache Hive
  • Experience with loading and manipulating large data sets using Spark and SparkSQL
  • Prior Experience with consuming / Persisting data from and to Relational databases, S3 and Redshift
  • Good Understanding of other AWS services like S3 ,EC2 , EMR
  • Knowledge and experience on developing high scale, distributed applications is a plus

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.

We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.


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