Sirius XM Radio Inc. Developer, Backend Applications in Irving, Texas

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Job Title

Developer, Backend Applications


New York



Type of Position


Job Description

Location: New York, NY or Irving, TX

Position Summary:

Responsible for developing APIs targeted against consumption of our Streaming platform services. A Developer who is proficient in Python and MySQL and who understands the JSON:API standard.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Write code to maintain and enhance our content management API.

  • Fix bugs reported by our QA team and users.

  • Implement tests to ensure the quality of our software.

  • Work closely with Product Owner in our fast-paced, Agile environment.

  • Produce clean, fast code that executes on Feature requirements

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • None

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent/relevant experience

  • 3 years' experience coding in Python

  • 2 years' experience with using a SQL database

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Interpersonal skills and ability to interact and work with staff at all levels.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

  • Ability to pay attention to details and be organized.

  • Ability to project professionalism over the phone and in person.

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.

  • Commitment to "internal client" and customer service principles.

  • Willingness to take initiative and to follow through on projects.

  • Excellent time management skills, with the ability to prioritize and multi-task, and work under shifting deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

  • Must have legal right to work in the U.S.

Technical Skills:

  • Thorough knowledge of Python 3 and SQL

  • Experience developing with a micro-framework such as Flask

  • Familiarity with automated testing technologies such as Postman and

  • Prefer experience with SQL Alchemy

  • Javascript and React.js a plus

As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.

The requirements and duties described above may be modified or waived by the Company in its sole discretion without notice.

Company EEO Statement

Our goal at SiriusXM is to provide and maintain a work environment that fosters mutual respect, professionalism and cooperation. SiriusXM is an equal opportunity employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, gender identity, marital status, familial status, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.