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Senior Software Engineer - Pandora

Atlanta, Georgia
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At Pandora, we're a unique collection of engineers, musicians, designers, and marketers 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. Employees at Pandora are a lot like the service itself: forward-thinking, diverse, and creative. 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!

Job Description

Pandora is looking for a creative and collaborative Senior Software Engineer with experience designing and building modern consumer web applications.

As a member of our Web Client Engineering team, you will participate in important design decisions and play a key role in the development of Pandora's streaming music service, used daily by millions of listeners. This is a great opportunity for an engineer to looking to develop on the entire technology stack, with an emphasis on front-end applications.

We are a large team (30+) of developers, from Principal Engineers to new grads, working on a highly collaborative environment. You will participate in regular architecture meetings, office hours and developer 1:1. We value ownership, continuous improvement, transparency and build software for the long term.

You will have the chance to tackle complex and interesting problems as part of a highly collaborative team.  You should be dedicated to excellence and have a strong sense of personal responsibility.

Some of Our Recent Projects include

  • Rebuilt our web application at www.pandora.com with react, redux and modern JS tooling.
  • Launched Pandora Premium, our on demand playback service.
  • Launched ad-supported access to Pandora Premium.
  • Optimized artist, album and song views for mobile access.

You will get to work on

  • ES6/7, HTML and CSS
  • A web application built using react, redux and redux-saga
  • A build process driven by webpack
  • Implement and communicate best practices
  • Incorporate Domain Driven Design principles
  • Stream media direct to consumers
  • Web advertising and partner integrations
  • Collaborate with data scientists to build and ship features
  • Build out responsive mobile web presence
  • Improve our continuous integration tools
  • Identify and address performance issues


To be successful you should have several of the following qualities

  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience, including 2 years developing consumer web applications.
  • Knowledge of Computer Science fundamentals. A CS degree is desirable, not required.
  • Solid knowledge and professional experience developing compelling web applications with JavaScript, HTML and CSS.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Solid command of web standards, best practices, and browser compatibility issues.
  • Exposure to architectural design patterns of highly scaled web applications.
  • Fluency in developing both object-oriented and functional code, on server and client.
  • Experience writing unit, integration and acceptance tests.

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.If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to apply for a position, please contact us by sending an email to [email protected] This email box is designed to assist job seekers who require a reasonable accommodation to the application process. A response to your request may take up to two business days.In your email, please include the following:- The specific accommodation requested to complete the employment application.- The location or office to which you would like to apply- The subject of the email should read "Request for Reasonable Accommodation".


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Posted: 2019-01-30 Expires: 2019-03-31

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