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Senior Software Engineer - Studios Technology Team


London, United Kingdom 04-23-2024
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Why PlayStation?

This role can be based in London or Liverpool (Hybrid)

We are searching for a highly-skilled and self-motivated Senior Staff Software Engineer to join our expanding global team. The work will involve backend (Java, Spring Boot) and front-end (JavaScript, ExtJS) development.

Main Responsibilities
• Design, develop and test new features for web applications.
• Develop internal RESTful APIs and integrate with remote APIs.
• Collaborate with internal team and stakeholders on functional requirements.
• Troubleshoot and resolve issues with existing software.

• BS Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field, or equivalent experience.
• Minimum of 7 years of professional experience in software development with a focus on Java and JavaScript.
• Advanced knowledge of Java and extensive experience with Spring Boot are necessary.
• Experience with JavaScript front-end frameworks and libraries.
• Proficient with SQL database design, implementation and optimization.
• Experience with Java ORMs (e.g. Hibernate Envers).
• Experience with Docker and a solid understanding of containerization principles.
• Advanced proficiency with Linux.
• Familiarity with Agile/Scrum processes and management tools such as Jira.
• Ability to work independently and as part of a globally distributed team.
• Nice to have experience with the Sencha ExtJS framework.

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.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d8en19-3-239-95-36-42 in your application.

Company Profile

Recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment, Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) is responsible for the PlayStation® brand and family of products and services.