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Software Engineer (Backend) - Airports, Events & Venues (Seattle)

Backend, Engineering in Seattle, WA

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 the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

About the Role


In this role you will build some of the highest traffic core features of both the rider and driver applications and be involved in all parts of the development lifecycle from ideations, specification, to implementation and iteration. 

What you’ll do


  • Design and own architecture that spans across multiple parts of the Uber organization
  • Work with Product Managers and Designers to nail core user scenarios
  • Deliver and maintain features that impact millions of Uber riders and drivers
  • Help take Uber to the next level as a world class engineering team


What you'll need


  • BS/MS/Phd in Computer Science or related experience
  • History of shipping high quality web services
  • Expertise in Go, Node, Java, and other applicable back end languages
  • Experience in SOA or microservice architecture design
  • Experience with databases and big data systems
  • Experience working in an agile engineering environment
  • A history of strong teamwork and self-driven learning


About the Team


The Airports & Events team in Seattle builds some of the highest traffic core features of both the rider and driver applications at Uber. If you have a passion for delightful mobile experiences, tackling unsolved problems, and having lots of customer impact - this is the place to be

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