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.
As a Backend Engineer at Uber, you’ll be working on code that’s closest to the business. Your work will impact live riders, eaters, driver-partners, and operations teams across the globe. Our teams span from the traditional ridesharing business to the new emerging products around UberEATS, our own Mapping technology, and Self-Driving cars.
What You’ll do
Collaborate with Product Managers, Designers and other Engineers to help define, scope and implement high quality features that solve critical user needs.
Break down requirements into architecture and deliver code, while keeping operational issues in mind
Write clear documentation so that other engineers can jump in and get things done
Help take Uber to the next level as a world class engineering team
What You’ll Need
Bachelor's degree or higher in an engineering field (e.g. Computer Science, Computer Engineering, etc.)
3+ years of experience designing, implementing large-scale distributed systems
Experience with multiple programming languages (Go, Java, Python) and data stores (MySQL, Cassandra, Redis, etc)
Experience with building backend services. Strong algorithm and CS skills Past experience in scaling the systems to work in multiple availability zones.
Bonus Points If
Experience in building cloud-native architectures utilizing cloud data stores.
The Marketplace Platform team is responsible for the core fulfilment platform, which facilitates the core transportation flows for rides & eats. The team's mission is to provide a reliable, performant, and extensible fulfilment engine for Uber and provides the foundation and business models to enable transportation of people & things from origin to destination. This includes how we connect to the mobile devices - API gateway, Streaming Platform to push data from data centres to the mobile device.
At Uber we don’t just accept difference—we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Uber is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.