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 

We’re part of the Pandora Advertising team that builds applications for internal users to be able to forecast, plan, traffic, report and bill on advertising media.  These applications support hundreds of users and drive advertising media that serves not just Pandora and SiriusXM, but many other music and audio entertainment publishers.  We’re a diverse mix of full-stack wizards, data experts, and frontend/backend/API specialists that love delivering solutions to drive a rapidly growing $1B+ advertising business.  

Position Summary:

As an engineer on the Advertising Tools team at Pandora, you’ll have the opportunity to help build critical components at the foundation of our $1B+ advertising business.  You will collaborate closely with internal stakeholders across product and engineering to design and implement new advertising products and features that support a rapidly growing list of publisher partners while we continue to aggressively expand the platform for our 200M+ users.

You’ll work closely with internal stakeholders to refine requirements, build, and ultimately own the eventual, well-designed solution.  Engineers on our team write maintainable, self-documenting code, perform code reviews, and participate in design discussions.  We think you’ll be excited about this opportunity because you get to identify, leverage, and successfully evangelize opportunities to improve engineering productivity and best practices.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Refine business requirements.
  • Build and ultimately own the eventual, well-designed solution.
  • Write maintainable, self-documenting code.
  • Perform code reviews.
  • Participate in design discussions.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in relevant field, or equivalent and related experience, in lieu of degree.
  • 5+ years’ experience developing APIs using Python, Django, Django-REST, Celery, Redis, PostgreSQL, and/or GraphQL.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Flexible to work across different time zones.
  • Collaborative and communicative.
  • Bring thoughtful perspective, empathy, creativity, and a positive attitude, to tackle problems at scale.

Technical Skills:

  • Designed and built robust and flexible APIs that interact with multiple systems. 
  • Understand a wide range of design patterns, data structures, and algorithms.
  • Build high-quality, scalable, and reliable services & APIs.

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.