Sr Android Engineer, Airspace Products - Uber Elevate
Android, Engineering in San Francisco, 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
The Android engineer will focus on developing products that deliver the end-user experience for UberAIR (passenger-carrying) and Drone Delivery (food-carrying) operations. The role will be to extend Uber’s Rider and Eats apps to support new products, and build a Pilot app to power Elevate flight operations.
What You’ll Do
Build delightful end-user facing user experiences for all Uber Elevate products
Work within existing Uber apps to build and extend them to support new capabilities
Work in a cross-functional team (engineers, designers, product) to deliver on critical business goals for Elevate
What You’ll Need
Extend existing mobile architectures (e.g. Presidio) and tackle complex dependency management challenges
Strong design sense and ability to collaborate with product and designers to balance quality, speed and scalability.
Thorough understanding of Android frameworks and capabilities, along with best practices
Strong test-driven mindset with a clear eye towards for production stability
Build high performance mobile features (and apps) which scale to millions of end users
Bias toward action. You believe that speed and quality aren't mutually exclusive. You've shown good judgment about shipping as fast as possible while ensuring your products and platforms are built in a sustainable, responsible way--and you're comfortable making mistakes, provided you learn from them.
At least 4+ years of mobile development
About the Team
The candidate will be assigned to the software engineering org within Elevate and initially report to the Senior Engineering Manager, Airspace Systems. The candidate will closely collaborate with other engineers, product managers and designers to deliver on their day-to-day goals. The candidate will need to thrive in a fast moving and multidisciplinary environment.
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.