IT Programmer Analyst II

Sony Corporation   •  

San Diego, CA

Industry: Media


5 - 7 years

Posted 35 days ago

Sony Interactive Entertainment is looking for a IT Programmer Analyst II  to become part of the IT Applications team which administers the SIE Intranet, develops custom applications and workflows for revenue-generating business units, and trains SIE staff on the use of our IT applications such as Confluence, JIRA, SharePoint & Google Apps for Work. We are looking for candidate who will be challenged to develop a level of expertise with Jira, Confluence, and other tools. Ideal candidates have a strong desire to build both in-depth technical skills and the ability to develop exemplary client-facing skills. Candidate will work on supporting and developing solutions on Jira and other tools, which include customizing workflows to improve the business process and developing add-ons.


  • Developing mission critical enterprise solutions and implementation of custom application development
  • Expert level understanding on Atlassian Jira and other collaboration tools
  • Act as a technical contact to troubleshoot any issues occurring on Jira and other tools
  • Integrate Jira with internal and external services and systems
  • Create complex workflows including project workflows
  • Design and implement permissions to in the relevant systems to ensure that users only have access to the correct data
  • Perform business process analysis to determine how they can be implemented in Jira and other tools, including workflows, standardization and agile development methodology
  • Provide consultation, guidance and recommendations for how the business process could change to maximize development tools implementation
  • Ability to provide technical assistance during major Jira upgrades


  • B.S. Degree or equivalent
  • At least 5 years of relevant development and supportexperience
  • Experience in developing custom solutions for Jira and Confluence
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong analytical abilities, problem solving skills, and attention to detail
  • Solid understanding of troubleshooting and problem analysis procedures; ability to resolve problems quickly and efficiently
  • Knowledge of Java and experience developing applications using Java
  • Past experience developing with the following languages and libraries: HTML, JavaScript, jQuery, CSS, JSON, or Groovy and/or knowledge of the methodologies and processes used in designing, constructing, testing, implementing, and optimizing web applications
  • Advanced application development (Java) experience
  • Experience in using/extending REST Services
  • Experience in creating large-scale, multi-team Jira solutions
  • Database administration (MySQL, PostgreSQL)
  • Experience in Java and Groovy in multiple projects

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.