Software Engineering 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.

Software Engineering Intern

San Mateo, CA

Responsibilities:

The Tools and Technology team are responsible for I/O and compression hardware, associated software development for PlayStation 5 as well as the PlayStation Crash Reporting System and debug analysis tools. As a Software Engineering intern on the team, you will be working on machine learning R&D for PlayStation platforms.

This will involve working with PlayStation 5 development hardware, performance analysis and debug analysis software as well as data analysis on PC with ML frameworks.

You will report directly to the Director of the Platform Technologies group.

Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD degree in Computer Science (or related field), and/or within 1 year of their post-graduation date
  • Experience with C / C++ is essential
  • Experience with a scripting language like Python would be ideal
  • An interest and understanding of machine learning and neural network frameworks is preferred
  • Understanding of compiler toolchains is a plus
  • An interest in games would be a plus

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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