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Data Software Engineer
Playstation Plus
Posted on 8/1/2022
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Apache Spark
Apache Kafka
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • You enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, always chasing for the latest innovative technology
  • You have strong communication and documentation skills
  • You strongly value ideas exchange and technical conversation with your colleagues, but you are able to work independently and remotely most of the time
  • You prefer to have full accountability and decisional space on how to approach a problem, only working according to its vision and business objective
  • You value contribution to the open-source community through blog posts and articles as well as source code and artifacts
  • These values resonate to you: Innovation, Inclusion, Iteration, Customer-centricity, Utmost ownership, Collaboration, Results drive, Accepting failure, Work-life balance
  • Degree in Computer Science, or a related quantitative field
  • At least 2 years of experience with any JVM language such as Java or Kotlin
  • Experience with Apache Kafka
  • Knowledge of Web technologies including REST, JSON, gRPC, and WebSockets
  • Familiarity with software development tools and processes like Git and CI/CD (Gitlab, Jenkins)
  • The following requirements are a plus:
  • Experience with AWS stack
  • Strong understanding of concepts such as concurrency, parallelism, and event driven architecture
  • Skilled in designing microservices
  • Experience or background in Machine Learning projects
  • Knowledge in NoSQL, Docker, Kubernetes, Prometheus, Consul, ElasticSearch, Kibana, and other CNCF technologies
  • Experience on large data stream processing or batch processing technologies such as Apache Flink, Apache Spark and Apache Hadoop
  • Knowledge of serializers across different formats (Avro, Protobuf)
  • Skills related to handle a data lake on AWS (S3, Athena, Quicksight, Kinesis, Glue Services, Lambda / StepFunctions)
  • Experience with Kubernetes
  • Liaise with product domain teams to help them consume and produce data instantaneously
  • Identify their needs and design distributed architectures to support their data products
  • Build data structures to enable analysts to discover and communicate information
  • Shape solutions to ensure the privacy and security of our players' data
  • Contribute in building a data catalog making wisdom accessible throughout the organization
  • Implement, measure and coordinate reliability for the services you will provide
  • Understand, recommend and improve ETL and ETL pipelines and help develop new pipelines with streaming frameworks
  • Design complete or parts of data pipelines taking scale, performance, security, usability under consideration
PlayStation Global

5,001-10,000 employees

Online multiplayer gaming and digital media delivery service
Company Overview
Playstation's mission is to deliver new joy, excitement and awe to everyone. The company builds software and hardware for gaming consoles and content.
  • Health and wellness: Medical (PPO, HDHP, and HMO), dental, vision, disability, employee assistance program, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, student loan repayment assistance, education reimbursement program, wellness reimbursement, identity theft protection, basic and voluntary life and AD&D insurance, business travel accident insurance, 4.5% 401(k) match, commuter program, additional voluntary programs (group legal, pet insurance, auto and home insruance), onsite flu shots and biometric screenings
  • Family and time off: 12 paid holidays, generous PTO, paid parental leave, adoption assistance program, 529 college savings plan match, back-up child care, parental and elder care coaching
  • Perks: Sony product discounts, passport perks program, monthly $10 Playstation Network voucher, employee referral bonus, game launch events
Company Core Values
  • Dreams & Curiosity: Pioneer the future with dreams and curiosity
  • Diversity: Pursue the creation of the very best by harnessing diversity and varying viewpoints
  • Integrity & Sincerity: Earn the trust for the Sony brand through ethical and responsible conduct
  • Sustainability: Fulfill our stakeholder responsibilities through disciplined business practices