Full-Time

Principal Software Engineer

Off Console

Confirmed live in the last 24 hours

PlayStation Global

PlayStation Global

1,001-5,000 employees

Develops gaming consoles and accessories

Hardware
Consumer Software

Senior

San Mateo, CA, USA

Required Skills
Agile
Operating Systems
Requirements
  • BS Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience
  • Conduct research on emerging technologies and methodologies
  • Experience with developing mobile and device operating systems and applications
  • Experience with game development, including game engine design and rendering
  • Experience with audio/video codecs and streaming protocols, including WebRTC
  • Experience delivering highly performant, highly reliable, massively scaled services
  • Experience building ML and GenAI solutions
  • Extensive experience with agile development methodologies and rapid CICD development processes required
  • Skilled mentor and know how to build strong partnerships to influence technology decisions at all levels, and effective at working with worldwide teams
Responsibilities
  • Inspiring partnership across Product Management, Architects, Engineering, Hosting, and Operations
  • Using technical expertise, ingenuity, and broad industry knowledge to pave the way for future innovation on platforms

PlayStation offers a range of gaming consoles, accessories, and immersive experiences, including the PS5 console, DualSense controllers with haptic feedback, and the PS VR2 with 4K HDR visuals, known for delivering cutting-edge gaming technology and experiences to millions of fans worldwide. The main technologies used in the products include haptic feedback, 4K HDR visuals, and state-of-the-art graphics.

Company Stage

M&A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Foster City, California

Founded

1994

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-13%

1 year growth

-26%

2 year growth

-24%

Benefits

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