Staff Software Engineer
Posted on 4/13/2023
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science or equivalent professional experience
  • 10+ years large scale programming and systems experience
  • Experience working with source management system platforms such as Git
  • Experience developing Microservices, REST APIs, and other database technologies using Java
  • Experience with eCommerce concepts, systems, and platforms
  • Experience with Containers (Docker and Kubernetes)
  • Experience developing applications on Unix/Linux platforms
  • Experience in full life-cycle agile software development
  • Experience with Cloud technologies and platforms
  • Experience in object-oriented analysis and design
  • Strong knowledge of algorithms, data structures, design patterns, and implementation approaches
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Desire to build, collaborate and develop strong and positive team relationships
  • Attention to detail, organization skills, and strong work ethic
  • You possess a drive and passion for quality with the ability to inspire, excite and motivate other team members
  • Provide component and system level designs for large-scale commerce systems under Sony's PlayStation Network Platform
  • Implement interactive web-based services and commerce capabilities using industry leading technology choices
  • Maintain ongoing operational ownership of components deployed to the production environment
  • Become a domain expert and provide strong technical leadership
  • Develop and maintain tools using Java, Go, and other industry relevant languages
  • Develop AWS based systems using managed services such as: AWS Lambda (Python and Java), AWS S3, AWS SQS
  • Experience leading engineering teams and mentoring others., have a strong desire to educate others and help people with problems
  • Lead and develop innovative techniques, design patterns and tools that take advantage of our advanced platform architectures to increase quality and performance on PlayStation® platforms
  • Promote and champion innovation within the systems team to produce creative solutions to problems
  • Develop projects frameworks that will be the foundation of future research projects
  • Familiarity with Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment/Delivery (CI/CD) concepts and practices
  • Be able to perform responsibilities with little direction or supervision
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