AI Programming Intern

About the Employer

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.

Sony Interactive Entertainment is looking for an AI Programming Intern to join our established, high performance team in San Diego, CA. Our ideal candidate is hardworking and passionate about this field.

This internship is for Summer 2021.

AI Engineer Intern:

The Role:

Do you love baseball almost as much as you love video games? Why not combine the two and join us at San Diego Studio to work on our MLB® - The Show game series! As our summer AI Programming Intern you will be working with our engineers, animators, and designers to improve the tools that help make MLB® - The Show great! During your internship you will be exposed to:

  • San Diego Studio’s tool and asset pipeline
  • Adding new functionality to existing tools as needed
  • Building new tools as necessary

Requirements:

  • Graduating Senior or Pursuing a Master’s degree in Computer Science / Computer Engineering / EE.
  • Demonstrated game programming experience
  • Knowledge of C and C++
  • Knowledge of at least one scripting language (Perl, Python, Ruby, PHP, etc)
  • Understanding of data structures and algorithms
  • Strong mathematics background (linear algebra, statistics, geometry)
  • Sports fan or athletic experience or athletic/sport hobbyist is a plus

Responsibilities:

  • Innovate and maintain proprietary tools that generate content for our game.
  • Innovate and maintain game engines that support those tools.
  • Work on physics simulations and challenging math problems.
  • Write a lot of code in C++

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.