Senior Software Engineer (R-2021-11-58)
Irving, TX  / Atlanta, GA  / Detroit, MI 
Posted 21 days ago
Job Description

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.

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 passionate and highly motivated tactician that can help us engineer the Connected Vehicle platform of the future. You understand the patterns and practices that achieve the kind of scale and reliability required by the millions of drivers we serve every day. You know how to pull things apart, stress components and find areas of weakness within complex systems. You have a knack for automation and an interest in software robotics. In short, you love to engineer software for scale and reliability while also engineering software that ensures the same. If this kind of engineering is your pedigree and your passion, we are looking for you; join us as we grow our Connected Vehicle SaaS and PaaS portfolio.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Adhere to rules established to enforce test-driven/behavior-drive development, maintaining wiki pages, code style, and code group/peer review.
  • Be a team player, someone who can communicate both orally and through our various written communication mechanisms.
  • Be able to work under the supervision of a more senior engineer, completing tasks with the expected degree of quality in a timely fashion.
  • Analyze requirements and technical specifications, and implement assigned development tasks using various web technologies.
  • Develop, maintain, and debug cloud based micro-service APIs
  • Maintain and extend existing on-premise software systems
  • Be able to dig in and troubleshoot pre and post production issues.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or other technically related field
    • Equivalent experience and/or degrees in other technical fields will be evaluated and considered
  • 4+ years of experience in a development position
  • Strong technical knowledge building mission critical/highly available service-oriented software

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Works well with others and is a skilled communicator both written and oral; acts with professionalism both in person and when working on the phone with partners.
  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and work under shifting deadlines with potentially ambiguous or nebulous requirements in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Experience working in an agile software development organization; Scrum and/or Kanban
  • Willingness to learn new technologies - often very quickly
  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Strong technical knowledge building mission critical/highly available service using current generation toolkits such as Spring, Dropwizard, RESTEasy, or Node.JS
  • Developing and designing web services through APIs using REST, HTTP, JSON/JSONP, etc
  • Fluency in Java 7, basic understanding of Java 8
  • Strong technical knowledge of IP, HTTP, JSON and XML.
  • More than 4 years of experience implementing automation test framework for mobile apps / web portals / APIs / e-2-e / integration tests.
  • Expertise in Web application(UI) & Webservice(API)testing experience with Selenium Webdriver and Core Java.
  • Extensive experience with Cucumber or similar BDD tools
  • Strong understanding the principles of service-oriented software and large scale distributed systems.
  • Direct experience working with CI/CD tools like Jenkins.
  • Good Debugging skills for Automation scripts
  • Experience with Python or Javascript/Node.js is a plus
  • Strong technical knowledge building mission critical/highly available services using current generation toolkits such as Spring, Dropwizard, RESTEasy, or Node.JS
  • Developing and designing front end dynamic web applications using web frameworks such as AngularJS or ReactJS.
  • Strong understanding the principles of service-oriented software and large scale distributed systems.
  • Working knowledge of SQL-based or NoSQL databases using JDBC, JPA or similar frameworks
  • Experience building distributed scalable test automation frameworks with open source technologies
  • Basic technical knowledge of cloud-based systems - covering infrastructure, platform and software as services
  • Code craftsmanship; rigor in high code quality, automated testing (JUnit, Mockito, Cucumber), and agile engineering best practices
  • Able to work within a Git/Gitflow-based multi-branched software environment.
  • Preferred experience with Java development tooling: Maven and/or Gradle.

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
4+ years
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