PlayStation Global is hiring a

Software Engineer

San Mateo, 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.

The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

Software Engineer

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.

Looking for a challenge?

We are seeking a Software Engineer to join the team to develop, maintain, and improve the runtimes used by the application frameworks powering the rich set of user experiences on PlayStation consoles.

What you will be doing

  • Implement and improve runtimes and features while collaborating with framework and application teams to help them meet their feature and performance requirements
  • Maintain stability, performance, and quality of the code base by applying development standards while using automation to support internal CI/CD workflows
  • Work closely with Project Management team to ensure progress and risks are clearly communicated

What we are looking for

  • B.S. degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • Proficient with developing in C and C++
  • Proficient with Git and GitHub
  • Enthusiastic about low-level programming (registers, allocators, system APIs)

Bonus qualifications

  • Knowledgeable with C#, JavaScript, or any managed language runtime
  • Knowledgeable with Jenkins or any CI/CD tools

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, 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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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.

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

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