Data Scientist

Sony Playstation
USA-CA-San Diego-Via Esprillo
18 days ago

Why PlayStation?

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play — it’s also the Best Place to Work. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in entertainment producing The PlayStation family of products and services including PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Plus, acclaimed PlayStation software titles from PlayStation Studios, and more.

PlayStation also strives to create an inclusive environment that empowers employees and embraces diversity. We welcome and encourage everyone who has a passion and curiosity for innovation, technology, and play to explore our open positions and join our growing global team.

The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

San Diego or San Mateo, CA

As a data scientist in the Data Strategy and Operations (DSO) team you will be responsible for driving value from data through techniques such as customer segmentation, predictive modelling, forecasting and other algorithms. You will use your knowledge of a variety of statistical, data mining, and machine learning techniques to determine the right model to build, extract appropriate features for each model, and develop, build, test, deploy, and maintain models that are both valid and useful to the business. Our work delivers an in depth understanding of consumer behaviors and supports multi-channel targeting and personalization.

You will work in a globally distributed agile team, supporting customers throughout the business in areas such as marketing, operations, CRM, product planning and development, R&D, and retail.

Primarily based in San Mateo or San Diego, but a global role supporting colleagues in offices in the US, Europe and Japan. Some domestic and global travel may be required, usually to Sony offices in London or Tokyo.


Apply statistical and Machine Learning techniques to translate business needs into reliable, valid models. Be involved in a wide range of analytical project activities: from requirements capturing through data modelling and processing; carrying out segmentation; performing deep insight; presenting findings to internal customers; building reusable data products through close collaboration with the relevant data engineering teams; and maintaining and improving models in production.


Nice to have:


Equal Opportunity Statement:

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender (including gender identity, gender expression and gender reassignment), race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin), religion or belief, marital or civil partnership status, disability, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, trade union membership 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.

PlayStation is a Fair Chance employer and qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment.

Create Your Profile — Game companies can contact you with their relevant job openings.

Related Jobs

Data Scientist/Senior Data Scientist
Blizzard Entertainment · Irvine, CA · 1 year ago
Senior Principal Data Scientist (Data) - Riot Data Products
Riot Games · Los Angeles, CA · 8 months ago
Mid to Principal level Data Scientist/Machine Learning Scientist
Sega Europe · Horsham, United Kingdom · 29 days ago
Lead Data Scientist - Studio Data Insights
Electronic Arts · Atlanta, GA · 3 months ago
Principal Data Scientist - Riot Data Products, Technology Research
Riot Games · Los Angeles, CA · 3 months ago
Principal Data Scientist - Riot Data Products, Technology Research
Riot Games · Los Angeles, CA · 3 months ago
Senior Data Scientist - Riot Data Products, MarTech
Riot Games · Los Angeles, CA · 1 month ago
Staff Data Scientist - Riot Data Products, AI Accelerator
Riot Games · Los Angeles, CA · 2 months ago
Staff Data Scientist - Riot Data Products, Fandom & Experiences
Riot Games · Los Angeles, CA · 3 months ago
Staff Data Scientist (Marketing), Mobile Analytics
2K · Novato, CA · 2 months ago
Associate Data Scientist (Contractor)
Activision · Boulder, CO · 12 months ago
Data Scientist: Magic the Gathering Marketing
Wizards of the Coast · Renton, WA · 2 months ago

Jobs at Sony Playstation