Sr. Software Engineer, Consumer Devices - Android/Java

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!

Pandora has a great opportunity for a talented Senior Software Engineer who will help deliver Pandora to millions of music fans.  Through deep integrations with strategic partners, we build great user experience solutions on consumer devices for the home and automobile. Pandora is currently available on over 1,800 devices and 190+ vehicle models. Typically, when people think of developing software for devices, they assume this must be embedded firmware development. Not at Pandora.  We use modern platforms and languages to build these experiences: iOS, Swift, Android, Java, and JavaScript. We are looking for an engineer with several years of developing on the entire technology stack ranging from JavaScript to integrations via REST, SOAP, XML, JSON, and with an exposure to the native mobile development preferably on Android platform.


  • BA/BS in Computer Science or a related field with 3+ years of developing mobile applications for Android, 5+ years professional experience in software development.
  • Design, develop, unit test and deploy Android based solutions using common standards and frameworks
  • Experience with android SDK, understands the fundamentals of what makes good app design and can show examples of this
  • Experience building mobile applications that utilize web-services (either HTTP based, XML-RPC, JSON or other services)
  • Understanding of core Java and OOD
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a highly collaborative team environment.

Plus Requirements:
  • Experience with Agile software development
  • Experience developing scalable server-side software running under Linux/Unix
  • Published apps in the Play Store
    Experience with API development (i.e. REST, JSON, XML, SOAP).

Core Technologies:

Android, Java

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