Software Engineer, Application Framework

PlayStation, San Francisco, CA

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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.

Software Engineer, Application Framework

San Francisco OR San Mateo, CA

We have an exciting opportunity here at Sony Interactive Entertainment, PlayStation! We are seeking a Software Engineer to join our Platform Engineering team to develop, maintain, and improve the Application Framework that powers the rich set of user experiences on the PlayStation console.

In this position, you will have opportunities to work on numerous cutting edge technologies that span across multiple layers of the software stack and to make significant impact to the future of PlayStation. As part of SIE, you are presented with the best place to work and play.


  • Contribute to the design and implementation of the Application Framework
  • Improve developer tooling provided by the Platform Engineering team
  • Maintain and Ensure the quality of the code base
  • Leverage automation tools to integrate deliverables with the rest of the PlayStation system
  • Working experience with C/C++/C# programming languages
  • Proficiency with scripting language/s; JavaScript preferred

Preferred Skills

  • Proficiency with Windows and MacOS
  • Working experience with Visual Studio
  • Working experience with console development
  • Experience with Git and SVN
  • Experience with Jenkins and/or other automation tools

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, gender identity, 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 we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.


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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