SCEA is currenlty looking for a highly talented Network Engineer to act as an industry expert and leader in network programming on Playstation platforms. This individual should be passionate about digital commerce, web technologies and social networking, and be able to use their knowledge to collaborate with industry-leading game developers. If this is you, we want you to assist those developers in leveraging one of the largest gaming-related communities in the world to deliver amazing online gameplay experiences.
At least 2 years of professional network or systems programming experience using C/C (strongly preferred) C# / .NET or Java
Working knowledge of network architecture and protocols
Working knowledge of basic security and authenication techniques, DRM, SSL/crypto, and related topics
Ability to explain detailed technical topics in code as well as oral and written forms
Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
Network game development for consoles and/or network client application programming for embedded, desktop or mobile environments
Data security with untrusted clients, bandwidth optimization and packet shaping, load balancing and/or host selection in a dynamic environment
Technology evangelism, advocacy, education, support, and/or training
Demonstrated ability to learn new hardware platforms and related APIs
Ideal candidates will have Master's degree or equivalent experience
Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) is responsible for keeping PlayStation ® growing and thriving in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Based in Foster City, California, SCEA serves as headquarters for all North American operations and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America Inc.
It is SCEA's policy to provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. SCEA does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, or any other category protected by applicable federal and state law. SCEA also makes reasonable accommodations for disabled applicants and employees.