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Developer Technology Group Intern

Playstation

Why PlayStation?

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play — it’s also the Best Place to Work. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in entertainment producing The PlayStation family of products and services including PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Plus, acclaimed PlayStation software titles from PlayStation Studios, and more.

PlayStation also strives to create an inclusive environment that empowers employees and embraces diversity. We welcome and encourage everyone who has a passion and curiosity for innovation, technology, and play to explore our open positions and join our growing global team.

The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

The Developer Technology Group assists game development teams working at a low level on PlayStation hardware. We help these teams to achieve efficient use of the PlayStation's hardware, SDKs and tools in order to create highly performance code. 

Responsibilities

The Developer Technology Group is looking for an intern to assist us in research and development of a number of projects to push the boundaries of CPU systems or graphics on PS5. As an intern, you will be in charge of programming modules and functions that are directly related to the following project: Utilize machine learning to analyze and advance SIE's efficiency in a chosen area. There are many possibilities to what this could mean. For example this may be technology used to analyze & automate support response analysis, audio analysis, texture synthesis or compression, or another appropriate area chosen by the intern and the hiring manager's team 

Qualifications

  • Projected to graduate in 2024

  • Currently enrolled in a Masters degree program; CS majors highly preferred

  • Practical knowledge of machine learning (ML)

  • Has implemented ML and can discuss implementation details of the project and your role within the team

  • Self-starter with a strong sense of ownership for your work

  • Strong communication skills - both verbal and written

  • Can work with others and has a willingness to educate 

  • 2+ years of experience in C#, C++ or similar Object-Oriented programming language

  • Good foundation of computer graphics and linear algebra

  • Good foundation of multi-threaded paradigms, audio and file systems

  • Knowledge of and/or experience with Visual Studio

 

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.

Location: United States, San Mateo, CA
Date found: 2022-11-13

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