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. Peoplethe listeners, the artists, and our employeesare 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!
Data engineers at Pandora are responsible for the services and infrastructure capable of processing and making available the extensive volume of data produced on its platform each day. Data Engineers build the infrastructure needed to enable analysts and scientists to query and author data products that operate against ourlargest collections (billions of events per day). At Pandora the data team supports a variety of business functions including our science, marketing, product, finance and sales teams. You should have a solid understanding of Java software development, and take personal responsibility for testing the code you write. You should have strong academic credentials and a degree in Computer Science or a related field. You should be enthusiastic about learning new technologies and skills. You must be capable of managing your time well and working collaboratively. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are required.
3+ years experience developing back-end server software, preferably in Java or Python
Experience working with SQL or NoSQL distributed database systems: MySQL, Postgres, Redis, NoSQL or NewSQL
Experience with big data technologies - HDFS, Kafka, Hive, and Cloud technologies
Experience with API designs/development (i.e. REST, RPC, SOAP) with standards based interchange (JSON, XML, Thrift)
Experience developing for Linux-based deployment platforms
Comfortable working across the full technology stack
Passion for continuous integration, testing, and automation.
Experience with Google Cloud Platform
Experience with other big data tools like MapReduce, Spark, Presto
BA/BS or above in Computer Science or a related field
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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