SIE R&D West: an overview

As part of SIE’s Global Research and Development organization, R&D West is here to research and create cutting edge technology and services for the future of PlayStation®. R&D West comprises of two teams located in London and San Mateo   Discover more about R&D West

What we do

We are the experts in PlayStation® We do not create games ourselves;  we Research and Develop ideas and products that benefit consumers worldwide, as well as contribute to the SDK (Software Development Kit) used by game developers. Discover our Technologies

Our working environment

R&D is formed of passionate, talented teams drawn from countries across the globe working together to create world class software. Our success has been based on having close direct contact with the PlayStation® development community. We tend to take an agile approach to development projects, with time (often between sprints) set aside for innovation driven by the interests of our staff. Discover our Culture

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