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Sony PlayStation is looking for an exceptional product leader to join the PlayStation Universal Search Platform team and help revolutionize the way people find and discover sources of entertainment. We help our Players get the information they need and get back to playing, watching, or interacting with others on PlayStation. With all the advances in artificial intelligence and machine learning, the work we’re doing is not only critical, but interesting and exciting.

You must have a proven track record to:

  • Deliver machine learning based products and features into the market
  • Use data to identify and inform new opportunities and customer needs
  • Apply market and industry analysis, customer research, and industry best practices to define the roadmap of a customer experience
  • Work with technical and non-technical stakeholders to improve relevance and ranking
  • Collaborate with other product leaders to influence and prioritize customer facing search experiences
  • Drive product definition, roadmaps, and requirements while communicating and evangelizing the product vision to stakeholders, partners, and executives.
  • Translate product strategy into detailed requirements and then work with other product leaders and engineers to get it built and launched
  • Facilitate communication throughout the development process between a variety of internal teams as well as customer facing teams, ensuring that products satisfy Players’ needs and are highly adopted

About You:

  • 5+ years of experience as a product manager (or related role) delivering significant marketplace solutions
  • Deep industry knowledge of best practices and trends as it relates to search and machine learning
  • A fascination with and foresight of the potential applied machine learning can have at PlayStation
  • Passion and desire to make customer experiences an intuitive and elegant part of the way millions of users find entertainment
  • Experience with large-scale search systems, natural language processing, data science and / or similar areas
  • Exceptional communication skills – written, verbal, and presentation
  • Desire to work in SoMa, conveniently located from both BART and CalTrain, and have the ability to travel as necessary

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, gender identity, 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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