Software Engineer 2017 Road Crew Intern, Content Operations

At Pandora, we're a unique collection of engineers, musicians, designers, marketers, and world-class sellers with a common goal: to enrich lives by delivering effortless personalized music enjoyment and discovery. People—the listeners, the artists, and our employees—are at the center of our mission and everything we do. Actually, employees at Pandora are a lot like the service itself: bright, eclectic, and innovative. Collaboration is the foundation of our workforce, and we’re looking for smart individuals who are self-motivated and passionate to join us. Be a part of the engine that creates the soundtrack to life. Discover your future at Pandora.


In Content Operations you have the opportunity to build and organize the millions of songs in Pandora's collection while doing in depth data analysis to understand and structure the chaotic world of music data.


To land this gig, you will need:

  • Currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or a related field to be completed in 2018
  • Experience developing object-oriented code in Java or Python
  • Experience developing software for deployment on Linux/Unix
  • Experience working with back-end databases (PostgreSQL, Oracle, MySQL) using SQL
  • Experience with software design & development project work, preferably including web-application as well as server-side development


Bonus points if:

  • Previous experience in software development - work projects, internships, summer jobs, etc.
  • Experience with Django
  • Experience with Big Data systems (Hadoop, Spark)
  • Familiarity with data analysis


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, race, veteran or disability status. Women and people of color are encouraged to apply.

Pandora is also a VEVRAA federal contractor. Pandora requests priority referrals of protected veterans from each ESDS, as required by regulation.

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Meet Some of Pandora's Employees

Mike O.

VP, Head of Music Maker Strategy & Operations

In his role, Mike is focused on opening up Pandora to music makers and helping artists maximize their use of the platform with content and live events.

Maira B.

Director Of Engineering

Maira likes to say she manages the heart of Pandora, as she is responsible for leading the team of engineers that produces the algorithms that create the sequence of music listeners hear.

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