Women Impact Tech

Senior Machine Learning Engineer

    San Mateo, CA

About the Role:

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.

Are you passionate about creative technology? How would you like to influence the most successful gaming platform of all time? Do you want a career opportunity combining both your passion and skills as a software engineer while also allowing you to work on the latest and greatest? Then you should check us out here at Sony PlayStation!

We have a great opportunity to join PlayStation! We seek a Machine Learning Engineer highly proficient in artificial intelligence research to develop sophisticated interactive entertainment for our platform.


  • Develop core technology and conduct groundbreaking research in speech and audio processing and related tasks, such as audio classification, sound source separation, text-to-speech, automatic speech recognition.
  • Develop and apply machine learning and deep learning algorithms, conduct experiments to optimize performance, and build prototypes.
  • Develop robust technologies under different kinds of real usage conditions, such as channel and environment distortions, emotional audio and video, and spontaneous human machine interaction for multiple languages.
  • File patents and publish research.


  • Deep understanding and hands-on experience in audio processing or generation technologies.
  • Familiarity and understanding of state-of-the art machine learning/deep learning algorithms with experience developing for audio or speech related tasks.
  • Proficiency in deep learning platforms, such as PyTorch/Tensorflow.
  • Proficiency with Python.
  • Familiarity with C/C++ a plus.
  • Familiarity with Linux platforms and Github.
  • Experience in performance optimization and GPU programming.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • PhD/MS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently as well as part of a team.

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