Engineering Oakland, California


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 Performance Reporting team at SXM/Pandora supports the data infrastructure and reporting platform used to give insight into the effectiveness of advertising spend across SXM/Pandora inventory sources.

The ideal candidate will have outstanding leadership skills, be obsessed with execution, possess expert level skill at delivering software with multiple external dependencies, and place a high value on automated testing and production quality.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Recruit and hire great talent
  • Lead a team of 6-10 engineers, guiding their careers, writing performance reviews, and making compensation related decisions
  • Collaborate with product management to develop and maintain a technical roadmap for the team that clearly defines prioritization of feature development alongside engineering driven improvement efforts.
  • Manage and drive engineering quality of service initiatives to support the long-term technical health of the reporting platform
  • Lead the team in planning and execution of products in scrum-based and/or waterfall-based project styles
  • Ensure high quality shippable software deliverables are produced on a regular schedule

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Directly manage a team of 6-10 engineers.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 2+ years leadership experience in a team lead, manager or senior manager role.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Experience with cloud analytics services and data processing technologies (Google Cloud Platform, Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure).
  • Experience supporting and managing complex data engineering workflows with cloud orchestration technologies (Composer / Apache Airflow, Kubernetes).
  • Track record of delivering high quality data engineering pipelines that support sophisticated business critical reporting use cases.
  • Good public speaking and presentation skills.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • Ability to communicate clearly to stakeholder leads and teams.
  • 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:

  • Thorough knowledge of Atlassian tools and Google Docs

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.