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Sr Mobile Software Engineer

Engineering in Sao Paulo, Brazil

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


The Sao Paulo office is looking for Android engineers to join our brand new Tech Development Center team. The work you do will initially focus on advanced technologies to improve safety around the world, such as advanced telematics, machine learning, high scale distributed systems, real time data processing and mobile development, among others.


What You’ll Do
  • Design and build mobile applications & features used all over the world
  • Collaborate with some of the best mobile developers on the planet to build tools that improve our safety tools, enhance the user experience for our Uber riders and drivers, and exercise the latest features offered on  Android.
  • Ensure your mobile applications perform and scale in production
  • Leverage the entire mobile platform and on board hardware to solve complex problems that directly impact the business


What You’ll Need:


  • Bachelor of Science degree (or higher) in computer science, related field or equivalent practical experience.
  • Strong software engineering skills, supported by at least 5+ years of industry experience.
  • High proficiency in at least one of the following languages: Java or Kotlin
  • Extensive experience in Android
  • Experience in testing and deploying scalable mobile applications
  • Deep curiosity to learn new technologies, explore new ideas, and passion to implement them
  • Strong written, verbal communication skills; ability to influence others within your team and outside your team
  • Attention to detail, particularly around software engineering fundamentals, testing methodologies and quality
  • Strong sense of ownership, and initiative to fix problems and optimize systems that are both inside and outside your area of responsibility
  • Willingness and optimism to try new ideas; ability to quickly adapt and learn from mistakes and from other team members
  • Strong work ethic, productivity, and commitment; desire to see projects through to timely completion
  • A belief that your team can accomplish more together than as individuals; ability to accept constructive feedback for continuous self-improvement; dependability - someone who the team can depend on to deliver results.


Bonus Points If:


  • Experience with any of the following: C++, Python, Scala, Go programming languages, OpenGL, mobile UI
  • Passion for working on systems related to safety
  • Masters or PhD in Computer Science or related field


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