Software Engineer II, Mobile/Web

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Software Engineer II, Mobile/Web

San Francisco, CA

You will be a key member of our mobile app team and determine the core infrastructure of our next generation of cross-platform mobile applications to enhance our PlayStation ecosystem. Come be part of the team to realize mobile experience for our 94M+ PlayStation users.

Explore the PlayStation App: https://www.playstation.com/en-us/explore/ps4/app/

Responsibilities: 

  • Develop a mobile app using modern Agile techniques such as Scrum. You will collaborate with UI designers and product managers to break down requirements into work packages and craft compelling mobile user experiences.
  • Develop a production-quality application in a client-side framework such as React Native.
  • Design and develop reusable cross-platform UI components. You will apply architectural design patterns such as MVC, MVVM, MVP.
  • Collaborate with an international team of developers, UI designers, and product managers (USA/Japan/UK/Canada).
  • Build on and integrate externally and internally produced frameworks.
  • Be called upon to represent the team in technical forums, to present designs, and to share experiences with other Sony software development organizations.

Required Qualifications: 

  • A real passion for developing fluid user experiences.
  • BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
  • 2+ years of single-page web app and/or mobile development experience.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and new technologies.
  • Familiarity with Objective-C/Swift and Xcode or Java and Android Studio
  • Interest in and/or experience using React/React Native, Angular or similar JavaScript framework.
  • Experience with Agile development methodology (ex: Scrum).
  • Experience measuring UI/App performance, especially around UI response time and network use.
  • Experience writing multi-threaded applications.

 

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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.

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Date posted: 2022-07-23