[webkit-jobs] WebKit Software Engineer at Sony

Geoff Levand geoff.levand at am.sony.com
Fri Apr 29 11:02:04 PDT 2011

Hi all,

Sony has some WebKit development jobs open in its San Jose and
San Francisco offices.  Here's the link to apply online:


If you find these positions are filled, take a look for new
ones here:


Feel free to contact me if you have any questions.


Job Description
Senior Software Engineer (WebKit) - SNEI SF/SJ-22737
Sony Corporation of America, based in New York, NY, is the U.S. subsidiary of Sony Corporation, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. Sony is a leading manufacturer of audio, video, communications, and information technology products for the consumer and professional markets. Its motion picture, television, computer entertainment, music and online businesses make Sony one of the most comprehensive entertainment and technology companies in the world.

Sony Network Entertainment (SNEI) is a division of the Networked Products and Services Group. Sony Network Entertainment was created to drive vision, strategy and execution for network services across the entire Sony Group, with a goal of offering consumers compelling, connected entertainment experiences across a variety of consumer electronics devices.
Senior Software Engineer - WebKit
San Jose, CA, USA and San Francisco, CA
Job Description:
The Sony Network Entertainment Senior Software Engineer-WebKit will join a dynamic team of experienced engineers developing WebKit and related open source software for the Playstation3, Sony Android devices, and other Sony consumer electronics products.
BS or higher in Computer Science or Engineering.
Five or more years of relevant software development experience.
Knowledge of Web standards; HTML, CSS, JavaScript, DOM.
Open source software development experience.
Software development using Linux and GNU tool chains.
Expert at C/C++ programming.


HTML 5 and/or JavaScript programming experience.
WebKit, Cairo, or Pixman internals experience.
Graphics programming with OpenGL or similar experience.
Software optimization work; Vector and/or graphics optimizations a plus.
Programming vector processors; Cell Broadband Engine and SPUs a plus.
Software development using Playstation3 dev-tool and PS3 SDK.
The successful candidate will work closely with other members of the WebKit development team, and will also frequently interact with other engineers throughout the Device Software Development department as needed to accomplish assignments.  Regular travel to other Sony offices in the San Francisco Bay Area will be required.
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, 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 thank you for your interest in SNEI.
Job: Engineering
Primary Location: CA-San Jose
Other Locations: CA-San Francisco

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