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HW Systems Prototyping Intern

PlayStation, San Mateo, CA

A gaming brand


Recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment, Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is responsible for the PlayStation® brand and family of products and services. PlayStation has delivered innovation to the market since the launch of the original PlayStation in Japan in 1994. The PlayStation family of products and services include PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Vita, PlayStation®3, PlayStation®Store, PlayStation®Plus, PlayStation™Video, PlayStation™Music, PlayStation™Now, PlayStation™Vue, PlayStation®Original and acclaimed PlayStation software titles from SIE Worldwide Studios. Headquartered in San Mateo, California, SIE is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation and has global functions and regional headquarters in California, London and Tokyo. 

 

Responsibilities:

Investigate and evaluate the system level human interface devices including low latency radios, high accuracy sensor data, and high quality audio/voice data that can be applied to the virtual reality systems.

Prototype the proof of concept demo system using available hardware modules and generate the reference designs.

 

Qualifications:

Must have electrical design skills and ARM core based firmware design skills in C/C++. 

Must be able to understand technical data sheet of components, schematic, and be able to implement  appropriate firmware.

Must have the basic understanding and operation skill of test equipment such as oscilloscope, spectrum analyzer, logic analyzers, etc.

Nice to have the experience with PC application programing, schematic capture, and board layout using OrCAD/Allegro/PADS tools.

 

About Deemed Export

Deemed Export:  The U.S. Government controls foreign access to sensitive equipment, software, and technology as a means to promote national security and foreign policy objectives.   The position you are applying for may require you to have access and/or use technology and/or software which may be subject to the U.S. Department of Commerce, Export Administration Regulations (“EAR").  In some circumstances, SCEA may need to obtain authorization from the appropriate governmental agency of the United States to allow individuals who are not a U.S. Citizen, Permanent Resident, or protected individual under 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3) to access controlled technology.  If such authorization is not available under a license exception and/or authorization is denied by the U.S. Department of Commerce an adverse action to the internship may be required. 

 

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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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