Software Engineering Intern at Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation

Location: Aliso Viejo, CA

Posted January 6, 2019


PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play —it’s also the Best Place to Work. We’ve thrilled gamers since 1994, when we launched the original PlayStation. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in interactive and digital entertainment. The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

This internship is for Summer 2019.

PlayStation is seeking a self-starting, creative programmer who would like to thrive in a high pace, high reward internship with one of the innovation and engineering groups, based in Orange County, CA.


This role is ideal for someone who enjoys systems programming, and would like a role as a generalist – someone who might write some interface code one day, or server code the next – to power high impact internal-only product experiences.


  • Experience and interest with JavaScript is very desirable, with bonus points for familiarity with React & React DOM, though not required.
  • Experience or interest in the Elixir programming language, Erlang OTP programming, and web development with Phoenix framework a humongous plus.
  • Experience or interest in PostgreSQL, Redis, and other server technologies a big plus.
  • Some experience or an interest in user experience design, visual design a huge plus, though not required.
  • Candidates who show exemplary written communication skill (email, slack, bug tickets, feature definition, project critique, presentations) will be heavily preferred. This role demands rapid, transparent, honest, and kind communication through every phase of development.

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, covered veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, genetic information 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.

We sincerely appreciate the time and effort you spent in contacting us and we thank you for your interest in PlayStation.

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