Sirius XM Radio Inc. Senior Manager of Conditional Access Software Development in New York, New York

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Job Title

Senior Manager of Conditional Access Software Development


New York



Type of Position


Job Description

Location: Lawrenceville, NJ or New York, NY

Position Summary:

The Senior Manager of Conditional Access Software Development leads the team responsible for designing, developing and testing software for SiriusXM's proprietary provisioning, access control, and content protection systems.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the design, development and testing of software critical to providing content protection and conditional access for content delivered via satellite

  • Interface with Business Solution Management, Project Management Office, and Conditional Access Operations team regarding new software releases, training, and trouble-shooting production problems.

  • Interface with IT System Integration team regarding integration testing new software releases

  • Interface with the IT PMO, IT BSM, Streaming Services and Products, OEM Engineering, Innovations Center, Supply Chain, and SMS team for design, testing, and deployment of new features

  • Maintain all Conditional Access requirement, design and test specifications

  • Purchase new equipment to support all development and functional test tasks

  • Administrate Conditional Access source code, automated test/release servers

Supervisory Responsibilities:

  • All CA software and test engineers report to the Senior Manager.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • BS in Engineering or Information Systems.

  • 7+ years of experience designing, developing, and testing secure systems

  • 5+ years managing technical staff

Requirements and General Skills:

  • Ability to work in a myriad of personality types in a fast-paced and sometimes ambiguous environment

  • Highly organized

  • Excellent problem solving skills.

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Ability to project a professional image over the phone and in person

  • 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:

  • Strong comprehension of Software Development Life Cycle and Configuration Management

  • Experience with Scrum and/or Kanban development

  • Multi-platform experience (Windows / Unix)

  • Strong relational database experience (SQL Server or Oracle)

  • Strong comprehension of web services

  • Strong comprehension of high availability, multi-tier, mission critical system design

  • Strong comprehension of Public-key and symmetric-key Cryptography

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.