Machine Learning Engineer Intern

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.

This internship is for Summer 2021.

Machine Learning Engineer Intern

San Francisco, CA


As a Machine Learning Engineer Intern, you will help the existing ML engineering teams to deliver ML predicted interactions across PlayStation experiences and systems by designing, training, detailing, efficiently deploying and evaluating very large-scale machine learning systems. Duties include:

  • Design data-driven clustering, classification, ranking, and estimation systems.
  • Build and analyze large-scale streamed (Big) data pipelines.
  • Design and run experiments to gauge efficiency of metrics.
  • Prototype data science solutions for business problems.
  • Extract information from huge amounts of unstructured data.
  • Develop a better understanding of service availability issues and use data to build a prediction system.


  • Pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD degree in Computer Science (or related field), and/or within 1 year of their post-graduation date
  • Advanced knowledge of machine learning methods
  • Experience in designing and analyzing machine learning-based solutions that ideally include: recommender systems, personalization, forecasting, conversational systems, outlier detection, and hypothesis testing.
  • Strong work ethic with an analytical mind
  • Experience with Apache Spark.
  • Experience system distributed cloud-based environments.

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.

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Sony Interactive Entertainment PlayStation is looking to hire a Machine Learning Engineer Intern at their San Francisco, CA, USA location. Job contains the tags Unity, Lua and Programmer.
Job discovered on 10/17/2020