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Sr Software Engineer (Full-stack)

Engineering Security, Safety, Security & Insurance in Palo Alto, CA

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



We are seeking an experienced software engineer to join our data access platform. An ideal candidate shall own expertise and experience in software development and security engineering. You will build high quality software to enhance data and service protection. Hands-on front end development skill is a must while certain amount of back end development is expected too.  

What You’ll Do

  • Develop high quality software to enhance infrastructure level security
  • Front end development for tools and services, able to leverage the latest stacks and JavaScript libraries such as Node.js, React, Angular and Backbone
  • Drive the implementation and integration of tools and services for authentication, authorization, data security, policy management, auditing and compliance
  • Collaborate with other engineering & business teams to execute against the vision and roadmap


What You’ll Need

  • At least 3 years of hands-on coding experience in two of the following languages: Node.js, Go, Java, C/C++, Python.
  • Ability to write high quality code: reliable, efficient, easy to debug and maintain
  • Full stack skill sets to work efficiently on both front end and back end development, based on project need
  • Exceptional problem solving skills
  • Strong organizational and relationship skills
  • Security background is not mandated but would be a plus


Bonus Points If

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related areas
  • Familiarity with corporate network security hardening
  • Familiarity with big data technologies

About the Team
Uber's Security team works to ensure the security of all private, personal and payment information for our full set of users - riders, drivers and partners. Our ultimate goal is to ensure that every single experience with Uber is simple, secure, and safe. You will join our Data Access Platform team and build platform level software, which protects Uber’s data and services in both corporate and production environments.

See our Candidate Privacy Statement

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.