Pandora is hiring a

Sr. Software Engineer, Native Ads

Oakland, United States

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 seasoned engineer with several years of diverse experience, and a passion for learning and applying new technical knowledge. As a member of our engineering team you will participate in important design decisions and play a key role in the development of Pandora's service, used daily by our rapidly expanding community of listeners. This is a great opportunity for engineers looking to develop on the entire technology stack, with an emphasis on the front-end applications. You will have the chance to take on complex and interesting problems as part of a highly collaborative and fun team.


You must have solid knowledge and professional experience developing robust web applications with HTML, CSS, Javascript, AJAX and Java. You will need to have solid command of web standards, best practices, and browser compatibility issues. As a member of our highly motivated team you should be dedicated to excellence and have a strong sense of personal responsibility.     


  • Minimum 3 years professional experience, with at least 2 years developing consumer web applications
  • Be a team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience developing object-oriented code in Java
  • Experience unit testing with frameworks such as JUnit 
  • Experience working with databases (PostgreSQL preferred), using SQL
  • Strong experience in JavaScript, HTML and CSS development
  • Experience working with Apache with Jetty or Tomcat
  • Experience developing for Linux-based deployment platforms (Debian preferred)
  • Preferred experience:
  • BS Computer Science, React, good test hygiene, mobile debugging

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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