Solutions Architect (R-2021-09-168)
Irving, TX 
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Posted 12 days ago
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SiriusXM and Pandora have joined together to create the leading audio entertainment company in the U.S. Together, we are uniquely positioned to lead a new era of audio entertainment by delivering the most compelling subscription and ad-supported audio experiences to millions of listeners -- in the car, at home and on the go. Our talent, content, technology and innovation continue to be at the forefront, and we want you to be a part of it! Check out our current openings below and at.

Position Summary:

The Connected Vehicle Services division of SiriusXM builds and delivers software-based services on our connected car platform. The software we develop not only adds convenience to the daily life of our subscribers, but safety and security as well; when the worst happens, our software helps to save lives.

We are transforming our existing CV platform from an on premise, monolithic, closed architecture system to a modern, open, micro-services, cloud based system. Working on our team will give you the opportunity to craft software in an agile, team-focused environment while learning and exercising a multitude of skills. We focus on keeping developers happy and productive; fostering a positive atmosphere to help you make the right decisions and to learn and grow both professionally and personally.

We are looking for a motivated and passionate Solutions Architect and craftsperson to help us architect, create, extend, and maintain the core of our connected car software platform as we expand past our current offerings in services related to safety, security and convenience in order to take our business to the next level. Will work cohesively with Company Architecture and Engineering teams to ensure technical solutions are compatible with Company internal architecture. Will be the Subject Matter Expert (SME) for vehicle interfaces with Automotive OEMs or Tier 1 suppliers, including OTA protocols and OTA security.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Creates System Requirements Specifications (SRS) for OEM specific programs.
  • Creates/interprets OTA protocol specifications for vehicle interfaces with Automotive OEMs and/or Tier 1 suppliers for vehicle services.
  • Principal Vehicle system contact with OEM and relevant Tier 1 partners.
  • Works cohesively with Company Architecture and Engineering teams to ensure technical solutions are compatible with Company internal architecture.
  • Conducts SRS reviews with OEM and Tier 1 partners as well as internal program teams
  • Champions the Architecture solutions for OEM telematics features
  • Works to define initial connectivity for interfaces
  • Active member of Agile team

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None

Minimum Qualifications:

  • B.S. Engineering or Computer Science degree
  • 5 years relevant work experience
  • 1-2+ years of cloud AWS experience

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Good public speaking and presentation skills.
  • Remains current with company internal architecture design strategy
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Perform tasks with minimal supervision
  • Produce artifacts for the assigned program(s) with accuracy and quality driven focus
  • Have strong knowledge of telematics platform with an aptitude of learning enterprise components
  • Shows an aptitude to acquire knowledge about applicable technologies
  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Is viewed by the OEM and internal team as primary technical lead for the assigned program
  • Possess strong leadership capabilities when driving technical discussions internally as well as externally
  • Commitment to "internal client" and customer service principles
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects
  • Creative writing ability
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Understanding of wireless networks/technology, vehicle sub-systems, OTA protocols and security principles.
    • TLS, RESTful, MQTT, SMS, VoLTE, OAuth2
  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Visio, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Understanding of AWS cloud based systems

More details about our company benefits can be found!

Our goal at SiriusXM+Pandora is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM+Pandora is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.


Pandora is committed to diversity in its workforce. Pandora is an equal employment opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants without regard to gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, race, veteran or disability status. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.
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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
1 to 5 years
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