Engineering Irving, Texas


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:

Main interface person for testing vehicle interfaces with Automotive OEMs or Tier 1 suppliers, including OTA protocols and OTA security. Principal vehicle system contact with OEM and relevant Tier 1 partners. Works cohesively with Company Quality and Engineering teams to ensure testing results adhere to requirements agreed to by the program.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Joint Integration Test plans in accordance to program schedules
  • Execute testing with concise communication internally and externally
  • Prepare and present test strategy documentation to OEMs with SXM methodology in mind.
  • Prepare JIT test case portfolio in accordance to the services offered on the assigned program and ensuring completeness.
  • Possess an understanding of in-vehicle as well as test bench components
  • Possess an understanding of web/mobile applications and their integration internally as well as externally.
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve automotive hardware sub-system issues including HMI modules, infotainment units, radio units, control units, data and telematics communication modules, and GPS navigation systems.
  • Use various high-level tools and databases in testing, triaging, trouble shooting, and error analysis.
  • Collaborate with external partners and suppliers to incorporate related technologies and products into head units and back-end systems.
  • Responsible for supporting the customer in end-to-end regression testing to provide best-in-class connected vehicle ecosystem.
  • Responsible for interfacing with research and advanced engineering teams to bring new connected vehicle concepts into production.
  • Collaborate daily with an Agile teams and work with software developers, database architects, application and principle systems engineers to break-down any issues or impediments relating to CV systems.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Education: Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • 3 years of relevant work experience.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Demonstrate an ability to communicate as well as negotiate with internal/external customers
  • Possess an understand of telematics protocol/interfaces
  • Experience with vehicle architectures, CAN/Automotive Ethernet, diagnostics, embedded device messaging and interoperability of embedded components.
  • Development and Production support of vehicle-related telematics issues.
  • Experience with IoT (Internet of things), vehicle telematics, cellular communications, in-vehicle connectivity features implementation, cloud architecture, data analytics, V2V communications, and embedded telecommunication devices.
  • Extensive knowledge of software tools (Evaluation of Scripts, Matlab, LVDS, Python).
  • Knowledge of HMI, Embedded, Vehicle communication, and Data acquisition systems (CAN, Vector products, computerized data logging systems).
  • Connected Services experience (understanding of the end to end service, Cloud and OTA).
  • Knowledge of cloud-based application integration, enterprise application integration, and service-oriented architecture principles is a PLUS.
  • Experience with embedded system integration with head units, radios, and vehicle HMI as well as understanding of customer experience with mobile devices.
  • Familiarity with telematics, networking, wired, wireless, in-vehicle, or V2V V2I communications protocols (examples: 3G, 4G LTE, 5G, UDP, IEEE802.11, CAN, V2V, V2I, V2X ...)
  • Travel required to OEM and partner locations as necessary
  • Follows team best practices.
  • Supports effective management of costs related to Department budget
  • Perform tasks with moderate 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
  • Is viewed by the OEM and internal team as an important technical contributor
  • Capable of leading test activities with OEMs/partners.
  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized
  • Ability to project a professional image over the phone and in person
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects
  • Spelling, grammar, proofreading and editing skills
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to details
  • 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 MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access)
  • Understanding of wireless networks/technology, vehicle sub-systems and security principles.

Experience with vehicle communication system tools (CAN, H/W diagnostics tools, etc.)

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.