Software Engineer II-PlayStation Direct


Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation

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.


At PlayStation, we are obsessed with providing customers a seamless experience in our platform both inside and outside the game. We have recently launched PlayStation Direct, an online store where PlayStation fans can purchase consoles, accessories, games and more, directly from PlayStation in USA and Europe.  As we continue to build and expand this new commerce platform, we are looking for a talented Software Engineer II to join the team.

As a Software Engineer II, you will

  • Work in an agile and highly collaborative environment within our globally distributed engineering teams.
  • Develop, unit test and deploy highly available and scalable global systems and services.
  • Participate in design and validation of your own features.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in computer science or related field.
  • 3+ years experience developing business critical software with Java using object analysis and design.
  • 3+ years experience with Micro Services, RESTful Web Services, XML/JSON, Multi-Threading and messaging techniques.
  • 2+ years experience with Spring or Spring Boot.
  • 2+ years experience with SQL and relational databases.
  • Experience using Git source control and issue management systems (esp. Jira).
  • Strong problem solving, analytical skills and a sense of ownership.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills.


  • Experience building ecommerce solutions, SAP Commerce (Hybris) is a huge bonus.
  • Experience in deploying, operating, and running services in AWS or other cloud environments.


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.

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We strive to create an inclusive environment, empower employees and embrace diversity. We encourage everyone to respond.

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.


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Categories of personal information we collect from you

We collect personal information about you throughout the recruiting process, in particular the following categories. Generally, we obtain this information through our Recruiting Team:

A. Identification and contact information

    1. Direct identifiers such as your first and last name.
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Location: San Diego, CA

Date posted: 2021-12-11