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Sr Software Engineer II, Backend- Risk, Sunnyvale, California

Created07/19/2021
Reference103406
CategoryEngineering
CountryUnited States
StateCalifornia
CitySunnyvale
Zip94085
SalaryCompetitive
About the role:

Engages with stakeholders across teams to lead the development and maintenance of backend services and solutions to support user-facing products, downstream services, or infrastructure tools and platforms used across Uber.

About the Team:

Knowledge and Decision Platform group is responsible for building online and offline intelligence and decision making services. The platform utilizes cutting-edge Machine Learning orchestration with policy and rule enforcement to make informed decisions for Uber. This platform handles all the Risk and Safety decisions made during the life cycle of an Uber user. Such criticality requires these services to be highly

The Risk Feature Engineering platform works on software and services to provide easy to onboard, scalable feature engineering solutions for batch, streaming and real time features for ML rules and models for RIsk & Safety teams. You will be part of a team of strong software engineers executing in a fast paced environment. For more information of example of work tackled by Risk as a whole, see these blog posts:

[https://eng.uber.com/uber-eats-risk-team/](https://eng.uber.com/uber-eats-risk-team/)

[https://eng.uber.com/mastermind/](https://eng.uber.com/mastermind/)

[https://eng.uber.com/advanced-technologies-detecting-preventing-fraud-uber/](https://eng.uber.com/advanced-technologies-detecting-preventing-fraud-uber/)

Basic Qualifications

• At least five (5) years of software engineering experience
• Bachelor of Science (BS) in Computer Science, Physics, or Mathematics, or related field
• Experience in working on large-scale distributed systems
• Experience with Data-driven architecture and systems design
• Experience with Java/Go/Python
• Design and development of backend system/service APIs that scales to million of users.
• Streaming Platform Samza/Flink and building real-time streaming features
• Good Problem Solving skills. Taking on challenge problem and drive solution
• Experience shipping scalable, efficient, reliable, resilient code that reaches millions of users
• Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment with evolving requirements
• Customer obsession and user first mindset
• Collaborate on projects and working efficiently as part of a team
• Proven technical leadership in driving large system architecture design and contribute to long term technical vision

Preferred Qualifications:

• Contribute to the wider software community through open source
• Master of Science (MS) in Computer Science or related Field.
• Previous experience with Risk, Fraud Detection and Machine Learning

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 600 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 a 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).

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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