Senior Software Engineer, Full Stack



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Senior Software Engineer, Full Stack

Los Angeles, CA

Job Description:

The Full Stack Developer role uses an analytical, engineering-focused approach and expert knowledge of programming languages to develop applications to support our partner facing tools.  You will develop new systems, build and implement new features for existing systems, and maintain and update existing systems. You are expected to be capable of full stack development, but your work will generally split evenly between back end and front-end.



  • Collaborate with other software engineers and cross-functional teams
  • Develop responsive web/mobile applications – both front and back-end functionality and architecture. 
  • Troubleshoot issues and fix defects
  • Provide estimates to the required level of accuracy for stories and tasks and provide regular status updates. 
  • Test deliverables against a user story’s acceptance tests. 
  • Document each aspect of a system or application as a reference for future upgrades and maintenance.
  • Deploy code to AWS


  • Experience with REST APIs, GRPC, Microservice architectures, and async programming.
  • Front end: React.js, Hooks, Material UI
  • Back end: Node, express, Golang, DynamoDb, Redis, SQL
  • Experience developing high performance, scalable, active-active web services using REST, JSON, GraphQL, gRPC
  • Write and execute unit, integration, and functional tests
  • Experience working with event streaming platforms (Kafka/Kinesis/SQS)
  • Familiar with building software and services using AWS technologies such as DynamoDB, Elasticache, Lambda, Step Functions.
  • Understanding of security best practices (OAuth, JSON schema validation, etc)



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