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Senior Software Engineer II

Backend, Engineering
San Francisco, California |
Sunnyvale, California

About the role:

Engages with stakeholders across teams to own the development and maintenance of backend services and solutions to support user-facing products, downstream services, or infrastructure tools and platforms used across Uber.

About the Team:

Uber for Business (U4B) is Uber's strategic focus on enterprise business and the Employee Products vertical (Eats & Rides) is one of the fastest growing verticals in the organization. We build solutions for our corporate users in the travel and eats space. As a software engineer within the Employee Products group, you will be building industry leading solutions for our Corporate eaters and riders by architecting large scale distributed services that power our product offerings at Uber scale.

Under the Uber for Business Umbrella, Employee Products builds products, services, and experiences that empower organizations to grow their business. More specifically, we are the backbone of the end to end enterprise consumer experience with engineering challenges that range from building core services for our profiles, policies, etc. to more greenfield experiences, such as new UberEats offerings only available to businesses.

To give you a sense of the impact of our work, we unlocked the ability to create group orders, split the bill, set automatic deadlines, schedule orders from closed restaurants, and more. Our features are used by millions of users (business & consumer) and robustly built for true Uber scale. Our vision is to be the market leader in the enterprise eats space as we plan to scale to millions of enterprises around the world.

In the next 1 year, this team will be innovating in the areas of developing new product offerings for our enterprises small, medium, or large and re-envisioning a differentiated business experience for our customers. Our team is highly cross-functional and works closely with other teams, such as Rider and UberEats, which means you'll flex your abilities to coordinate multiple stakeholders to build sophisticated end to end features. You'll be expected to identify best practices to improve the platform, architect services at Uber scale, ensure reliability across our systems, mentor other engineers, and more.

We are a tight knit group of passionate and hardworking engineers, designers, data scientists, product managers, and account managers. We pride ourselves on our collaborative and open culture. Visit Uber for Business to learn more.

Minimum qualifications:

  • PhD or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related field AND 2-years full-time Software Engineering work experience OR 5-years full-time Software Engineering work experience, WHICH INCLUDES 3-years total technical software engineering experience in one or more of the following areas:
  • Programming language (e.g. C, C++, Java, Python, or Go)
  • Note the 3-years total of specialized software engineering experience may have been gained through education and full-time work experience, additional training, coursework, research, or similar (OR some combination of these). The years of specialized experience are not necessarily in addition to the years of Education & full-time work experience indicated.

Technical skills:


  • Distributed systems


  • Product engineering
  • Scalability engineering

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.

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