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Information Development Intern

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.

This internship is for Summer 2021.

Information Development Intern

San Francisco, CA

Responsibilities:

  • Work on critical path projects for consumer-oriented product packaging and manuals
  • Support the team with partner reviews and provide editorial support on English content
  • Research industry standards for content development and delivery as well as contribute dynamic ideas toward testing of consumer-focused instructional content
  • Provide support in synthesizing testing feedback and planning meaningful steps to improve product usability
  • Build and maintain internal content database and detail the database maintenance process
  • Provide and contribute innovative ideas towards the departmental style guide
  • Work with Japanese to English translator to set up internal translation tools

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a degree in technical communications and/or user design/experience and/or within 1 year of their post-graduation date
  • Working experience and passion for technical writing
  • Portfolio (online or print) of past or current writing projects
  • Technical curiosity for consumer products
  • Familiarity with industry standards such as the Microsoft Style Guide
  • Japanese language skills a plus
  • Excellent written and verbal communication along with strong documentation and organizational skills

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 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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