Senior Software Engineer, Cloud Back-End

Main Location
Aliso Viejo, CA, United States
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powertofly approved What PlayStation Has to Offer:

In their careers at PlayStation, our employees create products that bring joy to tens of millions of people around the world every day. This kind of work doesn’t just happen — it’s a team effort that’s only possible because our employees share a passion for amazing our fans.

As a part of Sony Interactive Entertainment, the Cloud Gaming Engineering and Infrastructure (CGEI) team is leading the cloud gaming revolution, putting

console-quality video games on any device. As a Software Engineer on the Cloud Back-End Engineering team, you’ll play a key role in the design and development of server-side applications for cloud automation on a large geographically distributed infrastructure.

  • Implementation of features in distributed back end systems
  • Ownership of the architectural design, implementation, and delivery of product features
  • Write and execute unit tests via testing frameworks
  • Triage and fix reported bugs
  • Communicate estimates, schedules, issues and dependencies to technical or project lead
  • Define and craft integration tests with Test Engineering
  • Continually bring new insights and insights about technology to engineering team
  • Mentor other engineers on standard development methodologies
  • Act as domain specialist on specific product area
  • Establish relationships with other CGEI teams to help improve development process and eliminate inefficiencies
  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum of 5-10 years of relevant development experience
Skills & Knowledge
  • Expert knowledge of Java or Golang required
  • Knowledge of Python nice to have
  • Expert knowledge of Linux and Bash
  • Expert knowledge in both NoSQL and Relational Data Stores
  • Knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, Prometheus, Consul, and other CNCF technologies
  • Intermediate knowledge of version control tools such as git and GitLab
Additional Attributes
  • Familiar with Agile development environment
  • Gamer is a plus
  • Enjoys working in multifaceted, dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication and documentation skills
  • Accountability
  • Contribution to the open-source community (ie. blogs, source code, etc)
Other Benefits

Relocation available

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Senior Software Engineer, Cloud Back-End