Frontend Application Developer 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.

This internship is for Summer 2021.

Frontend Application Developer Intern

San Francisco, CA

The SIE Front-End Development Intern will be responsible for the development, maintenance, and testing of Next-Gen Web-based apps, running on gaming consoles.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Building familiarity with existing software, tools, and code base.
  • Participating in design discussions, and planning meetings.
  • Collaborating with UX designers and Product Management on requirements.
  • Working as part of an Agile Scrum team to develop, enhance, add features, write unit and integration tests, write documentation, and ship software.
  • Working on continuous improvement of software, by profiling, refactoring and optimizing existing code.

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science (or related field), and/or within 1 year of their post-graduation date
  • A great teammate, a fast learner, with a positive and can do attitude. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong programming skills, JavaScript, RN, HTML 5, CSS, JSON
  • Experience with single-page app design and development, services integration.
  • Experience working or an interest in Gaming, Digital Media Services, Device Software.

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.

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