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Engineering Manager - Marketplace, Fares Platform, Seattle, Washington

Created08/05/2021
Reference105748
CategoryEngineering
CountryUnited States
StateWashington
CitySeattle
Zip98101
SalaryCompetitive
About the Role

The Marketplace Fares Platform Team powers global fares for all of Uber - that's all riders, drivers, eaters, new initiatives and technical consumers. Tens of billions of dollars in gross bookings flow through the systems and experiences within our responsibility. Our scope and critical work spans the entire stack - from platform fare calculation for riders and drivers, to data science prediction of trustworthy upfront prices, to compelling mobile fare experiences for our customers. Fares is a full stack team with two product-centric tracks (Rider Fares & Driver Fares) and multiple platform-centric tracks (Fares Platform, Intelligence, Experiences, and Solutions). On this team, you'll work closely with product, operations, data science, and engineering teams throughout the company.

What You'll Do

We are looking for a technical leader who will manage the team that owns the core Fares Core Platform. We want you to work cross functionally across the company to bring all of Uber's innovative solutions to life and be supported on our platform. Your work will be instrumental in making these launches a success.

You'll be leaned on to strategically align the team's charter and vision while also managing the execution of the team. This is a unique role as you'll get to wear multiple hats in thinking through operations, product, and engineering solutions when working on problems.

By unlocking the Fares platform for new modalities, businesses and problem spaces we ensure Uber at large can move faster, constantly and auditably; all while benefiting from the agility, scale and reliability + trust of the Marketplace Fares Platform.

Basic Qualifications

• Strong leadership skills but also deeply technical -- this is a sophisticated workspace. There is no need to code, but you'll need to have a strong understanding of technical architecture, system design, and problem solving acumen on sophisticated technical challenges
• 3+ years of experience managing engineering teams through technical leads
• 8+ years of relevant engineering experience
• Backend systems experience

Preferred Qualifications

• Ability to work cross functionally with many other roles and stakeholders Passionate about building great experiences for Uber users all over the world
• A high bar across the board - for your own contributions, for the people you work with, and for the products you work on
• Experience hiring and developing a large team

About the Team

Fares team works on challenging and innovative frameworks that allow distributed engineering teams to contribute their pricing logic to Fares for Uber's customers and partners in real-time. The Fares Core team builds services and libraries that every Uber business uses to create fares for multi-sided markets that are generated and served in real-time for time-sensitive consumers. We directly support Uber Rides, Uber Eats, Uber Freight, and many more experimental products. Orchestrating the calculation of Fares for multiple parties that can change in real-time due to external stimuli, while supporting the dynamic needs of evolving international products, provides our team with unprecedented challenges at massive scale.

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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