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Advanced Platform Security Software Engineer

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

 

As an Advanced Platform Software Engineer, you will build software applications and services for security engineering use cases. Our platforms cover everything from autonomous vehicles, to backend, to bicycles. Your primary development will be security focused software solutions that reduce risk by implementing security requirements for use across the Uber platform.

What You’ll Do

  • Design, build, and deploy security software solutions in the Uber Platform
  • Lead designs of major software components, systems, and features
  • Lead design and code reviews and ensure Uber code development standards are followed
  • Partner closely with multiple development teams and security teams to understand stakeholder needs

What You’ll Need

  • 5+ years of professional experience in software engineering
  • Excellent programming skills in at least in one of the following: Go, Java, C/C++, C#, Objective C
  • Scripting skills in any of: Bash, Python, Powershell, Ruby
  • Ability to learn new programming languages and tools quickly
  • Power-user Linux knowledge and willingness to explore Linux internals
  • An understanding of security fundamentals and a security mindset

About the Team

 

The Advanced Platform Security Team measures, manages, and mitigates risk across the Uber ecosystem. We partner with teams such as the self-driving car team and the Jump bikes team to deliver security solutions that cover everything from the car to the cloud. The security work we do impacts the safety and security of the amazing ecosystem that Uber is building. Come be a part of this exciting space.


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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.