Foster City Studio was established in 1998, and is focused on collaborating with both internal and external development teams to create original entertainment of the highest quality for the PlayStation® family of products.
The producing team in Foster City Studio has worked with Zipper Interactive on the "SOCOM: US Navy SEALS" series, with Naughty Dog on the Jak and Daxter series and "Uncharted: Drake's Fortune®", with Insomniac Games on the "Ratchet and Clank®" and "Resistance: Fall Of Man® series", with Sucker Punch on the Sly Cooper and Infamous series, and with Bend Studio on the Syphon Filter series and Resistance: Retribution™, to name but a few examples.
Foster City Studio is equipped with a newly built user testing facility, and pioneered the culture of extensive user-testing within Sony Interactive Entertainmnent Worldwide Studios (SIE WWS).
Situated in the San Francisco Bay Area in the headquarters offices of SIE America, Foster City Studio features an extensive game library, meeting rooms equipped with 7.1 surround sound and video conferencing, and multiple employee lounge areas. SIE's Foster City Campus is also home to state of the art sound design facilities and SIE's First Party Quality Assurance organization.
WWS America offers a comprehensive range of benefits in addition to competitive salary levels, Benefits include;
- Healthcare coverage for employees
- Company Sponsored Life Insurance cover
- Flexible Spending Accounts
- Defined contribution plan (401(k) with company match)
- 10 company paid holidays, plus PTO days for personal use
- Free Games allocation
- Vision Care
- Dental Plan
- Employee Assistance Programs
- Disability Plans
- Training and development programs (technical and soft skills training)
Please note; Benefits may vary and can change from time to time