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Software Engineer - Backend

Backend, Engineering
New York, New York |
Seattle, Washington |
San Francisco, California |
Palo Alto, California

About the Role

At Uber backend engineers have to seek a wide variety of problems and situations as we continue to innovate and develop products. We expect engineers to be proficient in algorithms, problem solving, and crafting scalable fault-tolerant architectures. This includes being a specialist at your programming language of choice. Effective communication is an attribute in any engineer as you and your team move in the fast paced development environment.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • 2+ years of professional experience writing production code with C++, Java, Python, or Go

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least five (5) years of software engineering experience

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.


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