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Senior Software Engineer, Mobile
San Francisco, CA
PlayStation Senior Software Engineer, Mobile will be a key member of our mobile app team, to determine the core infrastructure of our next generation of cross-platform mobile applications to enhance our PlayStation ecosystem.
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- You will refine business requirements for implementation in the PlayStation mobile app (PS App).
- Develop mobile app using modern Agile techniques such as SCRUM. You will collaborate with UX, Product Manager to break down requirements to work packages and craft compelling mobile user experiences.
- You will develop production quality application in a client-side framework such as React Native.
- Design and develop reusable cross platform UI components. You will apply architectural design patterns such as MVC, MVVM, MVP.
- Collaborate with an international team of developers (USA/Japan).
- You will own the technical direction and will build and incorporate various frameworks.
- You will also be called upon to represent the team in technical forums, to present designs, and to share experiences with other Sony software development organizations.
- You will be a key member of our mobile app team, to determine the core infrastructure of our next generation of cross-platform mobile applications to enhance our PlayStation ecosystem.
- A real passion for developing fluid user experiences.
- BS/MS degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
- 6+ years of iOS/Android development experience.
- Experience developing a complex web-service integrated iOS/Android application.
- Experience writing multi-threaded applications.
- Have published one or more iOS/Android apps in the app store.
- A deep familiarity with Objective-C/Swift and Cocoa Touch or Java and Android Studio
- Experience working with core frameworks such as Core Data, Core Animation, UIKit, Core Graphics and Core Text or their similar Android counterpart frameworks.
- Working knowledge of the general mobile landscape, architectures, trends, and new technologies.
- Interest in and/or experience using React/React Native, Flux.
- Knowledge of security issues
- Experience developing hybrid native/web applications and WebViews.
- Experience with Agile development methodology (ex: Scrum).
- Experience measuring UI/App performance, especially around UI response time and network use.
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