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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 team
Uber Eats is looking for a head of engineering for a new team that will transform how people get their groceries. In this role, you’ll develop a technical vision and lead the a world class engineering team through formation and execution to globally scale a new product offering from Toronto.
What You’ll Do
Form a cohesive technical vision building upon the foundations of Uber and Uber Eats.
Experiment and quickly iterate on early tests
Build a cross-functional organization to operate as an autonomous group moving at a fast-paced, startup environment
Customize and scale this offering across the world
Develop deep customer focused strategic technical partnerships with retailer, brands and suppliers
You’ll teach the soft and hard skills.
You’ll wear many hats as part of a small, entrepreneurial team working on a brand new business opportunity
What You’ll Need
A minimum of 7-10 years proven leadership experience delivering successful and innovative customer-facing products.
Strong technical foundations in mobile, web, distributed systems and data infrastructure.
Leadership. You’ve managed a large product focused engineering organization with proven track record of delivery.
Demonstrated cross functional acumen working with with product, design, business development, operations and data science partners.
Entrepreneurial. You have built new products from scratch and grown them to global scale
Bonus points if you have experience with ecommerce, marketplace businesses or service design
“Driver” mindset. You are biased toward action, a great collaborator, a master disambiguator/simplifier, and constantly pushing toward clarity and delivery
Grittiness. You never hesitate to roll up your sleeves and tackle something hands-on
Experimental. You have a creative mindset that enjoys experimentation and is willing to take bold bets despite risk of failure
Foodie. You are passionate about food and evolving how the world eats
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.