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Senior Software Engineer - Production Engineering

Backend, Engineering
in San Francisco, California

Under the hood of the Uber platform is a large-scale, microservice-based architecture that facilitates the reliability and scalability of our products. Our Core Infrastructure team leads our site reliability, observability, computing, networking, and hardware operations from sites worldwide.

About the Role

Production Engineering is an organization of engineers who work with our production services throughout their entire life cycle, from design and architecture, through implementation, deployment and sustaining operation.

Production Engineer delivers meaningful system properties: reliability, performance, efficiency, and scalability, for the products and platforms that our customers use every day.

Production Engineers work in high-performance squads with expertise on large scale system reliability and in-depth understanding of critical business components architecture, as well as dedicated engineering teams building comprehensive tools, platform, and infrastructure.

What You'll Do

Work with Marketplace, Mobility, and Infra Engineering to help Uber deliver the best Customer Experience.

Basic Qualifications

  • Programming skills in one of C/C++, Java, Javascript, Python, or Go, and an ability to pick up new ones
  • Experience in the Linux environment with understanding of its fundamentals and internals: filesystems and modern memory management, threads and processes, the user/kernel-space divide, etc

Preferred Qualifications

  • A good understanding of large-scale distributed systems in practice, including multi-tier architectures, application security, monitoring, and storage systems.
  • 5+ Years of Production 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 10,000 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.

Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.