Sr. Software Development Engineer in Test

PlayStation, San Francisco, CA

A gaming brand

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.

Sr. Software Development Engineer in Test

San Francisco, CA

Do you have a passion for test-driven development and automation?  Are you the sort of person that is comfortable analyzing a network protocol in Wireshark one moment, debugging a ReactNative application the next?  Do you want to work at a company where customers have real excitement for the products you help create? At PlayStation, we are looking for engineers to join a global initiative in robust test automation and Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment systems.  

At PlayStation, we are passionate about both teamwork and technology.  We love building the systems that millions of people use and are our own first customers.  We strive to be at the forefront of development technologies and are a diverse company with developers on four continents.

We are located in San Francisco's vibrant SOMA district, within walking distance to great restaurants, museums and nightlife.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Plan and execute QA related activities
  • Develop, maintain, execute manually and automate test cases
  • Maintain the upkeep of test framework for an application on browser and mobile
  • Report, track and verify defects
  • Work closely with developers, product and program management team
  • Ability to apply agile based software testing practices and procedures to ensure the highest level of software quality for all products tested
  • Solid experience with working on projects utilizing CI/CD (Jenkins)
  • Proven ability to work effectively both independently and in a team-based environment.
  • Experience developing selenium-based automation framework from scratch


  • Minimum 6 years of relevant work experience
  • 5+ years’ experience in developing/maintaining automation framework from scratch
  • 4 years of experience in Mobile test strategy and test Design
  • 4 years of experience in Mobile test execution analysis & reporting
  • BS in CS or related field (4 years of relevant work experience in lieu of degree)
  • Previous experience implementing/executing automated tests
  • Working knowledge of existing automation frameworks and ability to enhance current framework
  • Worked in a scrum/agile environment.
  • Solid knowledge and practice of object oriented programming concepts
  • Knowledge of JavaScript, Java, HTML and CSS
  • Strong technical, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience working with Git/GitHub

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 thank you for your interest in SIE.




About PlayStation

Recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment, PlayStation has delivered innovation to the market since the launch of the original PlayStation in Japan in 1994. 

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