Sofware Engineering Manager

Sony Playstation Network San Francisco

Posted 2 months ago

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.

Software Engineering Manager

Location: San Francisco, CA (SoMa)

Do you have strong technical abilities, outstanding communication skills and can be an inspiration to your team to achieve outstanding results? We are looking for an experienced Software Engineering Manager to help us build our data pipeline infrastructure that will be used for our next generation console, PlayStation 5!


  • Lead, coach, mentor and inspire a dedicated team of Software engineers to architect, build, deploy and support software that provide the best gaming experience for our customers.

  • Lead multiple concurrent projects. Estimate, plan, and slice projects to deliver frequent value to production.

  • Build and develop a high energy, committed, motivated engineering team focusing on engineering and operational excellence to deliver awesome business results.

  • Collaborate across business units and product teams to develop and execute against the team's vision, strategy, and roadmap.

  • Lead day-to-day activities of engineering team using Agile/Scrum methodology.

  • Collaborate with team members from offices in the US, UK and Japan


  • You have built and led high performing engineering teams

  • You are experienced in building and running complex software systems and highly scalable/available software

  • 5+ years as a Development Manager

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to present technical information in a clear and concise manner to executives and non-technical leaders

Preferred Qualifications:

  • BS or Master's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience

  • Experience in deploying, operating, and managing services in AWS or other cloud environment.

  • Experience in open source technologies, such as Kafka, Spark, Zookeeper

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.

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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