Come join the team

Sony Bend Studio, the creator of Days Gone, Syphon Filter and Uncharted: Golden Abyss, is looking for top talent to join our in passionate team in creating a new AAA PlayStation 4 exclusive.  Candidates must be passionate about their work and thrive in small-team environments where everyone inspires and pushes everyone else to create great products.  If you love gaming and entertainment, then we think you’ll fit in here.  Bend Studio is growing and we’ve got room.

Senior Staff Engine Programmer

We are seeking a Senior Staff Engine Programmer to contribute to our development process. This position specializes in the architecture, implementation, maintenance, and optimization of core engine and game systems.

Senior Staff Gameplay Programmer

We are seeking a Senior Gameplay Programmer to contribute to our development process. This position specializes in specific areas of programming that centers around the architecture and implementation of game engine code systems used for the creation and development of a game application.

Senior Staff Animator

We are seeking a Sr. Staff Animator who will contribute to the artistic vision and development of a AAA product with a specialized focus on creating gameplay animation, utilizing traditional hand keyed animation and mocap data.

Senior Staff FX Artist

We are seeking a Senior Staff FX Artist who will be responsible for creating FX and defining processes that assist in all areas of special effects creation.

Senior Animation Programmer

We are seeking a Senior Animation Programmer to help develop next generation animation systems for a current working title being developed by Bend Studio. This is not an entry level position and applicant must be able to demonstrate current working knowledge in the field of animation development for recent game applications.  This role is closely related to both a physics and animation engineer.


We are seeking a Lighter who will work with Creative Director, Art Director and Leads to create consistent high quality in game and cinematic real time lighting.  Lighter will help to set mood and tone while remaining true to the games open world look and feel.