Senior Software Engineer, Front End



Why PlayStation?

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play — it’s also the Best Place to Work. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in entertainment producing The PlayStation family of products and services including PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Plus, acclaimed PlayStation software titles from PlayStation Studios, and more.

PlayStation also strives to create an inclusive environment that empowers employees and embraces diversity. We welcome and encourage everyone who has a passion and curiosity for innovation, technology, and play to explore our open positions and join our growing global team.

The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.


Do you have a passion for developing great products? Would you like to work at a company where customers have real excitement for the products you help build? At PlayStation, we are looking for engineers to join a global initiative in creating rich, user-friendly solutions for our passionate gamers, internal development teams, and internal business partners. If you are passionate about quality, problem solving, and collaborating with teams across the globe, we believe you will be a phenomenal fit!

Madison, WI

Yes! There is a Sony office in Madison, WI! We are located in the heart of downtown right on the Capitol Square with an outstanding view of the east side and many great restaurants and social opportunities right outside the door. We have a very flexible work from home policy: live close enough to the office for occasional in-person meetings and events, otherwise work in the office as much or as little as you like!


  • Define requirements and crafting solutions for JavaScript-based components and applications for the PlayStation ecosystem
  • Own applications or libraries, and define and deliver evaluation criteria for testability, scalability, and performance.
  • Work independently and mentor junior engineers on your team
  • Exercise your creative problem solving capabilities and collaborate with other teams and engineers to define a path forward

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent, or at least 5 years of relevant professional experience in lieu of a degree
  • 5+ years professional software development experience
  • Highly proficient in customer facing UI Development (HTML5/CSS3) or JavaScript library development
  • Experience collaborating with multi-functional partners outside your domain, especially with product, design, quality, and server engineering
  • Domain expertise in performance optimization or comparable areas within your current field.

Bonus Qualifications:

Expertise with SPA/front-end frameworks such as React, Angular, or similar

  • Experience with restful APIs
  • Experience with eCommerce or payment solutions
  • Experience with Agile/Scrum software development methodologies


Equal Opportunity Statement:

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender (including gender identity, gender expression and gender reassignment), race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin), religion or belief, marital or civil partnership status, disability, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, trade union membership 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.

PlayStation is a Fair Chance employer and qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment.


Date posted: 2022-07-23