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Senior Systems Application Engineer-M365

iSize Technologies

iSize Technologies

San Diego, CA, USA
Posted on Saturday, February 10, 2024

Why PlayStation?

PlayStation isn’t just the Best Place to Play — it’s also the Best Place to Work. Today, we’re recognized as a global leader in entertainment producing The PlayStation family of products and services including PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, PlayStation®VR, PlayStation®Plus, acclaimed PlayStation software titles from PlayStation Studios, and more.

PlayStation also strives to create an inclusive environment that empowers employees and embraces diversity. We welcome and encourage everyone who has a passion and curiosity for innovation, technology, and play to explore our open positions and join our growing global team.

The PlayStation brand falls under Sony Interactive Entertainment, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sony Corporation.

Are you a Technical Architect or Senior Engineer with a passion for Intranets, and innovative technologies? Would you enjoy supporting the development efforts of games designed to delight people of all ages everywhere?

San Diego PlayStation IT is seeking a Sr. Systems Application Engineer for Microsoft 365 team. Here, you will aid in supporting the studio's development processes, contributing to making our games better, by assisting in management of day-to-day responsibilities multi operating company, regional platform delivery and engineering team.


  • Product Owner of Microsoft 365 to lead and manage complex enterprise offerings across Sony Interactive and PlayStation Studios
  • Lead and guide M365 migration projects related to merger and acquisition initiatives, providing expertise in areas such as tenant-to-tenant migration, using tools like AvePoint Fly, Sharegate and PowerShell scripts.
  • Collaborate closely with cross-functional teams ensuring seamless integration of acquired PlayStation Studios to our M365 tenant.
  • Provide steady-state support for Microsoft applications including OneDrive, Exchange Online, Microsoft Intune, Microsoft Teams, and SharePoint Online.
  • Strong knowledge of Power Platform with demonstrable knowledge of Power Apps, Power Automate, and Power BI
  • Develop and maintain technical run books, support documentation, and contribute to the knowledge base.
  • Collaborate closely with local and regional support teams, including Sony GISC (Global Information Systems and Communications), Information security, Legal, and privacy.
  • Drive Information Security Management with Purview Information Protection, DLP (Data Loss Prevention), and Information Security Teams


  • 5+ years of enterprise platform engineering experience managing Microsoft 365 tenant and engineering service and product offerings, workloads, and solutions
  • Strong working knowledge and hands-on experience with SharePoint, Teams, Entree/Azure AD (Active Directory), Intune, PowerShell, Power Platform and beyond.
  • Demonstrated expertise in implementing and troubleshooting M365 on-prem solutions and integration with cloud services.
  • Proficient understanding of Exchange Online, messaging gateways, and coexistence strategies between on-prem and cloud-based M365 products.
  • Proven record of accomplishment of successfully completing Microsoft 365 migrations, using tools like AvePoint, ShareGate, Quest Migration Manager for Exchange, etc.
  • Experience with AD Connect, Okta, Forest & Domains, Azure Active Directory, DNS, SMTP, and LDAP.
  • Strong skills in Outlook client management, including configuration, troubleshooting, and user support.

Additional Skills (Bonuses):

  • Microsoft 365 Copilot, Power BI, Agile Project Management, Viva Suite tools, Okta, SSO, Technical Product Management, Project Online, Google workspace, Slack, and Box

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At SIE, we consider several factors when setting each role’s base pay range, including the competitive benchmarking data for the market and geographic location.

Please note that the base pay range may vary in line with our hybrid working policy and individual base pay will be determined based on job-related factors which may include knowledge, skills, experience, and location.

In addition, this role
is eligible for SIE’s top-tier benefits package that includes medical, dental, vision, matching 401(k), paid time off, wellness program and coveted employee discounts for Sony products. This role also may be eligible for a bonus package. Click here to learn more.

The estimated base pay range for this role is listed below.
$138,200$207,400 USD

Equal Opportunity Statement:

Sony is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All persons will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender (including gender identity, gender expression and gender reassignment), race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin), religion or belief, marital or civil partnership status, disability, age, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, trade union membership 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.

PlayStation is a Fair Chance employer and qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records will be considered for employment.