Senior 3D Computer Graphics Software Engineer
San Jose, CA 
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Job Description

Sony Corporation of America, located in New York, NY, is the U.S. headquarters of Sony Group Corporation, based in Tokyo, Japan. Sony's principal U.S. businesses include Sony Electronics Inc., Sony Interactive Entertainment LLC, Sony Music Entertainment, Sony Music Publishing and Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc. With some 900 million Sony devices in hands and homes worldwide today, a vast array of Sony movies, television shows and music, and the PlayStation Network, Sony creates and delivers more entertainment experiences to more people than anyone else on earth. To learn more: .

Position Summary

Sony Corporation of America (SCA) currently has an opening for Senior 3D Computer Graphics Software Engineer in our San Jose Lab located in San Jose, CA.

This position is responsible for developing novel CG software architecture and rapid proof-of-concept prototyping for multi-camera 3D capturing system for Sony's future business and services.

Responsibilities also include a close collaboration with Sony's professional entertainment creators as well as university collaborators to analyze and validate complex state-of-the-art internal/external algorithms of 3D modeling and visualization.

Finally, you will be responsible for invention disclosures, working with patent attorneys to secure intellectual property.


  • Contribute novel CG software architecture and proof-of-concept prototyping for Next Gen. multi-camera capturing system.
  • Analyze and validate complex computer graphics software pipelines by closely collaborating with research scientist team, Sony internal customers and university collaborators.
  • Document all phases of R&D to transfer accumulated knowledge and expertise.
  • Oversee submission of intellectual property.


  • M.S. Degree in Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering, or related scientific field, is required. Ph.D. is preferred.
  • 3+ years of hands on CG software engineering experience, preferably in the area of 3D modeling and/or physical simulation.
  • Familiarity with Unity, Unreal Engine, Maya, or related graphic platforms is preferred.
  • Programming skills in C/C++, Matlab, Python are desired.
  • Excellent communication skills are required.
  • Research work and publications in related areas are preferred.
  • All candidates must be authorized to work in the USA.


Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, sex (including pregnancy), gender, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, military status, status as a veteran or disabled veteran, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital or family status, genetic information, medical condition, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law, ordinance, or regulation.

Disability Accommodation for Applicants to Sony Corporation of America

Sony Corporation of America provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. For reasonable accommodation requests, please contact us by email at or by mail to: Sony Corporation of America, Human Resources Department, 25 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010. Please indicate the position you are applying for.

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, legally protected physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, status in the U.S. uniformed services, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information or membership in any other legally protected category.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3+ years
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