Pandora (www.pandora.com) is a well-funded,
consumer-oriented start-up that is revolutionizing the way music lovers discover
new music.Pandora’s music
discovery service is designed to help you find and enjoy music that you’ll love.
It’s powered by the Music Genome Project, the most comprehensive analysis of
music ever undertaken.
in Oakland near BART, Pandora’s service is
garnering frequent press in print and on the Internet, helping to drive the
aggressive growth of our registered user base.Click here to read some recent
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We're expanding our
Development team. Below is a description of the
type of skillset we are seeking. As you can see, Python/Jython is used in our
development, as well as Java. So, if the idea of using Python as well as
Java in your next role interests you, please send your
We are staring down the
2006 hiring pipeline with 10+ Dev openings, so there are multiple levels of seniority needed.
Senior Software Engineer - Web
Pandora Media is looking for a very knowledgeable
Web Developer with significant experience designing and building killer consumer
web applications . You should have a deep understanding of browser compatibility
issues, web view technologies and knowledge of SQL. You must be capable of
managing your time well and working efficiently without close supervision.You place a high value on automated
testing and have experience using test frameworks such as JUnit to test your
work. Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, are
As a member of our engineering team, you will
participate in design decisions and help create the company's core software
assets. You will be expected to come up to speed quickly on difficult problems,
become a significant contributor to a hard-working team, and to take pride in
your work. We have high expectations, and are looking for seasoned engineers
with experience in a wide range of areas. This is not an entry-level position.
The position is located in our Oakland, CA office.
- Minimum 5 years experience developing consumer
- Experience developing object-oriented code in
- In depth knowledge of web view technologies
such as JSP, Velocity.
- Experience with MVC technologies
- Expert level experience working with Apache,
Jetty or Tomcat.
- Experience working with back end databases,
- Excellent written and verbal communication
- Technically strong using any of the following:
Hibernate, PostgreSQL, XML-RPC, Python/Jython, Perl, Flash, OpenLaszlo,
- Experience providing streaming media direct to
- BA/BS or better in Computer Science or a