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Backend Engineer- Rider Verticals, Seattle, Washington

Created06/19/2021
Reference100239
CategoryEngineering
CountryUnited States
StateWashington
CitySeattle
Zip98101
SalaryCompetitive
On the Rides Engineering team, we write code that ignites opportunities for millions of people every day. We're focused on making Uber's core ridesharing products faster, safer, and more reliable by building scalable software solutions for riders and drivers on our platform.

About the Role

The Rider Verticals teams are building Uber's latest brand-new products and services that look to re-define and expand just what it means to \"Uber\".

Today ridesharing and \"Uber\" is predominantly seen as a solution for getting from A to B on-demand and in the moment. We are rapidly expanding our group with like minded technical pioneers that are excited on how we can reshape the minds of our customers, and get them to use Uber for more use-cases and moments than ever before.

We operate as a large, well-funded startup within Uber, and we are responsible for growing Uber's business and adjacencies rapidly. Our teams have a range of 0 to 1 big bold bets, to more mature and large scale platforms that power our rides business.

What You'll Do

• Design & Engineer our latest product solutions and platforms from inception through to delivery at Uber scale.
• Your ideas get to shape the direction and strategy in solving some of Uber's hardest problems, you'll have a key seat at the table in how we turn ideas into magical solutions for our customers.
• Work through multi-functional partners across Uber teams to drive consensus and ship your features.
• Collaborate and brainstorm with peers including Engineering, Product, Operations and Business partners

Basic Qualifications

• Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience
• Experience coding using general purpose programming language (eg. C/C++, Java, Python, Go, C, or Javascript)

Preferred Qualifications

• At least two (2) years of software engineering experience
• Strong problem-solving and system design skills on both theoretical and applied levels
• Experience with mobile technologies or building mobile applications
• Proven experience working on large-scale systems and consumer-facing products
• Proven experience with leading projects and mentoring junior engineers
• Experience with driving cross-team and multi-functional collaborations

At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 10,000 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let's move the world forward, together.

Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing [this form](https://forms.gle/aDWTk9k6xtMU25Y5A).
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