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Senior Software Engineer, Machine Learning

Sony Interactive Entertainment

Aliso Viejo, CA 11-10-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Senior Software Engineer, Machine Learning

Aliso Viejo, CA

What You'll Do:
• Work hands-on to design and build a data platform system for the Sony Interactive Entertainment AI team
• Work closely with AI researchers to advance artificial intelligence ideas that are aligned to the group strategy
• Work with data scientists to build and train DNN models on a HPC GPU grid

Qualifications:
• Strong experience in building data pipelines and other data engineering applications
• A hands-on software developer with strong understanding of Java, Scala, Python or another programming language
• 5+ years of industry experience as a hands-on expert-level practitioner of data engineering and ML.
• Track record of building robust data pipelines for data products
• Strong communication skills in working with other data engineers and data practitioners

Desired Skills and Knowledge:
• Advanced experience using Databricks or similar technologies
• BS or MS. in computer science or related fields.
• Experience in machine learning problems ranging from statistical ML to DNN
• 2+ years of experience leading large ML initiatives across cross-functional teams in multiple organizations.
• Moderate understanding of the latest developments of ML systems, techniques, open-source and cloud offerings.

Who You Are:
• Strong interest in working with data scientists and ML practitioners
• Your work makes your team members more accurate, faster and frees up their time and helps them delve into new areas of research
• Passion for working on deep infrastructure issues in ML environments.
• You thrive on working in concert with other smart people, including from distributed offices.
• You communicate fluidly with teams in the US, EU and JP
• Given context, you're capable of self-direction.
• You are comfortable with ambiguity and shifting contexts.
• You have an ''impact first'' mindset.
• You take pride in identifying and solving the big technical challenges of the organization.
• You understand how to prioritize and drive the most impactful backend infrastructure work given a company's mission and purpose.
• Talent matters but so does curiosity, inventiveness and being tenacious.
• You have strong and well formed ideas that are weakly held; you can discuss, listen and participate in a passionate debate.
• You keep up with industry trends and will even spin up some hardware to test an hunch
• You can synthesize discipline ideas and bring the learnings into your work

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d81xp9-3-92-28-52-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Sony Interactive Entertainment

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.