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Senior Data Engineer

Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation Seattle, WA

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description: 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. Please Note: This opportunity is available for remote work. The Hiring Manager is based in San Diego, CA, and working hours for this role will need to align with PDT. Do you have strong technical abilities, outstanding communication skills and can be an inspiration to your team to achieve outstanding results? We are looking for an experienced Software Data Engineer to help lead development and operations for our real time data analytic platform that will be used for our next generation console, PlayStation 5! Responsibilities You will play a senior role in design, build, deploy, and support software for our Real Time Data Analytics Platform You will be part of a team building streaming pipeline solutions to reshape data and ingest into the platform in near real time This position requires extensive hands-on technical domain expertise in data infrastructure within the AWS ecosystem You will participate in product road-map discussions and identify key areas for improvements for the analytics and visualization platform Mentor junior engineers to ensure we all deliver awesome! Qualifications BS Degree in Engineering, Computer Science or equivalent experience 5+ years experience in software development, design and analysis using Scala, Java, or Python Strong experience with Scala programming (concepts such as futures, pattern matching, traits, concurrent, DAO etc. Not limited to scala on spark) Strong foundation in data engineering, data structures and software design Experience with big data analytics and visualization, experience with Imply preferred Experience with real time data streaming technologies such as Kafka, Kinesis - Prior experience in creating kafka producer/consumer code in scala/java to move/transform data in real time Experience with OLAP/MOLAP database technologies such as Apache Druid, Pinot, Clickhouse Experience delivering high performance, active-active, scalable services Experience with container technologies, such as Docker, Kubernetes, AWS EKS Hands-on experience in cloud-based web services, at enterprise scale, AWS is preferable Possess the drive and passion for quality with the ability to inspire, excite and motivate other team members Strong verbal and written communication skills, and be able to work with others at all levels, effective at working with geographically remote and culturally diverse teams #LI-JM2 Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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