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Are you passionate about high quality and have an eye for detail? Would you like to help ensure PlayStation software runs efficiently for developers and users? Do you want your work to influence the most successful gaming platform of all time?

Sony PlayStation’s SDK development group is looking for a motivated and creative engineer to develop tools and tests to verify PlayStation Audio software’s functionality and features.


  • Collaborate with development teams and partners to design test strategy, craft test plans, and generate reports.

  • Build test applications in C++ and create automation test scripts for all levels of Audio API verification.

  • Maintain and improve infrastructure for build and test automation.

  • Keep up with the current developments in the latest audio engineering and technology, including attendance at conferences, seminars, and training.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent (MS CS is preferable)

  • Significant C++ programming experience (2 years minimum professional working experience)

  • Proficient Python programming experience (2 years minimum professional working experience)

  • Experience with different version control systems, ex: Git and SVN

  • Familiarity with different Audio standards/technology is desirable, for example spatial audio technology, DSP.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills


  • Excellent development and debugging tools experience using Windows VS

  • Prior experience with PlayStation SDK development

  • Familiarity with continuous integration systems such as Jenkins

  • Familiarity with Dockers and Kubernetes

  • Experience within game industry preferred

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The estimated base pay range for this role is listed below.

$153,000—$229,600 USD

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