Engineering Deefield Beach, Florida


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 Senior Software Engineer will be primarily responsible for developing and executing software for SiriusXM Satellite and IP Radio systems.

The successful candidate will apply their experience in platform and application development for Android / Linux platforms. Participate in platform bring-up, applications, features development, and bug fixing for embedded systems to expand Sirius XM’s software framework used to build automotive and aftermarket products.  Experience with Frameworks such as Android, AAOS, Linux, AGL, QNX is necessary. This individual will be a key member of the team responsible for designing, documentation, implementing and validating software components used by multiple internal and external customers to launch exciting new satellite radio audio and data services and advanced telematics features. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who can work both independently and within a team environment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform, Write, Code, etc. Design, document, and implement application and platform software to bring audio, data and advanced telematics and connectivity features to automotive and aftermarket products.
  • Support the full software development lifecycle from initial feature definition through software release and in-field customer support.
    • Participate in design and implementation software for the next generation software platform to enable Satellite Audio, and Data Services and next generation Telematics features.
    • Debugging and resolving platform and application issues reported during customer’s acceptance
    • Perform analysis of internal and third-party product requirements and specifications, understanding of software framework architectures and designs to meet internal and external customer needs.
    • Participate in software design and review sessions with the software team and other stakeholders.
    • Author software application notes, programming manuals, and training materials for distribution and presentation to Sirius XM partners.
    • Author software components, insuring they meet functional and quality requirements. 
    • Utilize best practices in implementing software deliverables.
    • Assist in supporting end-users of the software deliverables, providing support as needed.
  • Perform special projects, lab/field testing, and other duties as necessary.
  • Assist in the development of advanced architectures and platforms for next generation software to control Satellite audio, data services and advance telematics features.
  • Assist in the development of user interface software specifications and software for SiriusXM Radio receiver products.
  • Assist in the development of advanced Infotainment and Telematics features for SiriusXM Radio receiver products.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • There are no supervisory responsibilities associated with this job

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS Software Engineering or equivalent experience required. MS Software Engineering is desired.
  • 3-5 or more years expertise in software, framework and application development for embedded consumer or automotive products.
  • Proficient with in C/C++, JAVA.
  • Proficient with GitHub, ClearCase
  • Experience with C#, Java, HTTP, JSON, QT, Flutter, .
  • Experience in Android, AAOS, iOS or other frameworks
  • Experience with advanced software development environments (IDE, compilers, operating systems, source management tools, CI/CD, and test tools).
  • Familiarity with embedded, real-time software design and implementation with the ability to clearly articulate complex system architecture, and design considerations.

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Comfortable working in matrix environment, coordinating activities of multiple teams in multiple sites not under line management control
  • 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.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.
  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
  • Commitment to “internal client” and customer service principles.
  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.
  • 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:

  • Expertise in C/C++, object oriented methodologies, and system software design concepts.
  • Familiarity with JSON, HTTP, Java, QT, Flutter
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas:
    • Satellite receivers
    • Consumer or Automotive audio and infotainment products (radio head units, navigation systems, MP3 connectivity, CD players, telematics systems, etc.)
    • Digital communications
    • Client/server communications (e.g. PC/device)
    • Protocols BLE, WiFi, CAN, LIN, or Ethernet.
    • familiarity with automotive code development standards and methodology.
    • Internet Protocol products and technology
    • IPC Mechanisms – Sockets, Message Queues, Shared Memory, etc.
    • Communication security threat identification and prevention as applicable to automotive clients using SELinux, QNX or AAOS.
  • Experience working with internal and external customers
  • Experience with configuration management tools such as ClearCase, MS-VSS, and GIT
  • Experience in the creation and implementation of Software Test plans
  • Write effective software application notes, programming manuals, and training materials for distribution and presentation to Sirius partners.
  • Experience in participating in formal documentation and source code reviews, providing relevant and insightful feedback to team members.
  • Previous direct experience with a consumer electronics and/or automotive electronics product development company preferred.
  • A high-level of personal computer proficiency is required, including experience and familiarity with Microsoft Office and engineering software.
  • Thorough knowledge of MS-Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access).

More details about our company benefits can be found here!

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.