PlayStation Global is hiring a

Software Engineer, Front End

San Francisco, United States

Why PlayStation?

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play — it’s also the Best Place to Work. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in entertainment producing The PlayStation family of products and services including PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Plus, PlayStation™Now, acclaimed PlayStation software titles from PlayStation Studios, and more.

PlayStation also strives to create an inclusive environment that empowers employees and embraces diversity. We welcome and encourage everyone who has a passion and curiosity for innovation, technology, and play to explore our open positions and join our growing global team.

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Software Engineer, Front End

San Francisco, CA

PlayStation is looking for a Software Engineer to help build our next generation technologies. Are you ready for a rare opportunity to deliver high quality, thoroughly tested code at one of the world’s most recognizable brands? We’re doing really cool things with web technologies like React, React Native, and more to keep PlayStation the #1 gaming platform in the world.

Responsibilities

  • Gather requirements and craft solutions for JavaScript-based components and applications for the PlayStation ecosystem.
  • Own features, analyzing design and building for testability, scalability, and performance.
  • Work independently and collaborate with other engineers on your team as well as external team members.
  • Exercise your feature building capabilities and collaborate within your team to optimize existing solutions as well.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent, or at least 5 years of relevant professional experience in lieu of a degree
  • 3-5 years professional software development experience
  • High level of proficiency in customer facing UI Development (HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript)
  • Experience collaborating with multi functional partners, especially with product, design, and server engineering
  • Domain proficiency in performance optimization or comparable areas within your current field
  • Experience with Windows application development

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expertise with SPA/front-end frameworks such as React, React Native, or similar
  • Experience in C++ with applied knowledge of object-oriented programming
  • Experience with restful APIs/related technologies such as GraphQL
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum software development methodologies

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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Equal Opportunity Statement:

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender (including gender identity, gender expression and gender reassignment), race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin), religion or belief, marital or civil partnership status, disability, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, trade union membership or membership in any other legally protected category.

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