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Sony PlayStation – Why Work For Us?

Put Your Greatness To Use

At Sony Computer Entertainment America, we're serious about our standing as the industry’s leading innovator in electronic entertainment. This recognition is a tribute to the talented people who serve as our true source of success. By hiring the best and brightest people in the industry, and giving them the resources, support, and freedom they need to succeed we are creating the future of electronic entertainment.

No matter your area of expertise, we think you’ll agree there is no better place than PlayStation® to put your skills and passion to work.

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Push The Boundaries Of Play


The PlayStation® Internship Program puts YOU in the Game! Our interns get to work on real projects alongside some of the industry’s best and brightest professionals. Landing an internship at PlayStation® isn’t just about work, there’s plenty of time for mentoring, professional networking, social activities AND game play.

PlayStation® internships are offered throughout the year in the Summer, Fall, and Spring. 

Find more information on the PlayStation Internship Opportunities page.  

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We empower you with the creative freedom to succeed on the job. But we're just as committed to providing you the benefits and resources to enjoy life away from work. So whether it's our comprehensive healthcare coverage, coveted employee discounts for all Sony products, commuter assistance - or matching 401(k) - our commitment to your well being is always there. 

Working at PlayStation:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health Clubs: PJCC, Foster City Athletic Club
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K SCEA Matches dollar for dollar up to 4%.
  • Credit Union
  • Commuter Check Program
  • Employee Discounts
  • Product discounts
  • PlayStation Perks Card
  • Employee Referral bonus
  • Sony Family Style Center

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Sony PlayStation Reviews

179 Reviews
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179 Reviews
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Sony PlayStation President & CEO Shawn Layden
Shawn Layden
8 Ratings
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    Great place, if you are passionate about gaming

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Intern  in  San Mateo, CA
    Former Employee - Intern in San Mateo, CA

    I worked at Sony PlayStation as an intern for less than a year

    Pros

    - Lots of smart, passionate people working here
    - Marketing team is on the cutting edge and does great work
    - Friendly, informal and fun working culture where people are ready to help out

    Cons

    - Lots of miscommunication and logistical issues with Japanese management
    - Don't have perks like other newer gaming cos
    - You'll enjoy your time here more if you are a true gaming nerd

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay industry level compensation so you can retain quality talent.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Sony PlayStation Interviews

Updated Sep 19, 2014
Updated Sep 19, 2014

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    Regional Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Sony PlayStation.

    Interview Details

    Good interview and great communication with the recruiter. Recruiter was friendly and had the perfect approach making the interview very smooth. Long process, about 9 interviews, phone, Skype and in person. Overall experience was good.

    Interview Questions
    • Were no unexpected question since the interview was based on the skills of the position in questions.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Additional Info

Website www.us.playstation.com
Headquarters San Mateo, CA
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Operated By Sony
Founded 1994
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year

Sony Computer Entertainment America LLC (SCEA) is responsible for keeping PlayStation® growing and thriving in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Based in San Mateo, California, SCEA serves as headquarters for all North American operations and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation of America Inc.

We make advanced hardware that enables the most talented developers to produce vanguard titles and set new standards in interactive entertainment. Our goal is to make a family of products that completely changes the definition of home entertainment. It...
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