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Software Engineer II - Uber Delivery Team

Backend, Engineering
Bangalore, India |
Hyderabad, India

About the Role

Uber Eats is the fastest growing food delivery platform in the world, just over the last year we have doubled our gross bookings! Our team's work at Uber Eats directly impacts and continues to impact our communities. We help feed the Eater, and we help the merchants stay in business.

We are hiring engineers and leaders across multiple teams in the Uber-Delivery (formerly UberEats) Hyderabad site. Some of which include:

  • Merchant CRM: A green field initiative in Uber-Delivery to build the capability for Merchant to communicate with Shoppers over multiple channels (sms, email, in-app...) in personalized fashion.
  • Merchant Earnings: Build the complete view of merchant's earning from Uber-Delivery over the web and mobile views. Be the 'source of truth' data for our partners(McD, Starbucks, ...) for over $8B of gross booking, every quarter.
  • Merchant Fares: Handle the 3 party monetary movements between Merchant/Shopper/Courier and their bank/card/wallets in 30+ countries.
  • Merchant Accounts & Compliance: Handle account creation, access & compliance of all the million+ merchants of Uber.
  • Over the top: Build an end-to-end echo system to onboard merchants who are not partnered with Uber. Help in reducing the selection gap of the company
  • Bring your own courier: Enable merchant partnerships who can handle their own courier. Manage customer, merchant & courier experiences to handle this business model
  • Online Ordering (webshop): Provide unbranded web-sites/URLs to merchants and enable merchants to generate off-marketplace business for Uber

Come join us in our HYD office to be part of a thriving culture, while solving challenging problems at scale. Be sure to check out the Uber Engineering Blog to learn more about the technologies we work on.

  • Eats is live in 6,000+ cities globally in 45 countries across 6 continents and we are growing every week.

Our quarterly gross book was approximately $8+B, with 135% YoY growth. That's the amount our merchant partners rely on us for every single quarter.

What the Candidate Will Need / Bonus Points

---- What the Candidate Will Do ----

  • Work with Product Managers to understand Requirements
  • Identify and deliver efficiencies for services and processes
  • Write high quality code and related documentation
  • Raise the bar in end to end and integration tests
  • Participate in On Call and bring efficiencies to On Call

---- Basic Qualifications ----

  • 4+ years of experience as a software engineer
  • Coding chops, clean, elegant, bug-free code in languages like Java, GO
  • Skilled at architecture: Solid understanding of distributed systems architecture - consensus, convergence, data consistency and performance/efficiency constructs
  • Strong desire to learn and grow, while building the best in class systems
  • Experienced at Cross Team Communication: Strong flair for effective communication and collaboration - you know when to push on and when to step back. We work closely with several groups and supporting these other groups is a key part of scaling our business.
  • Push the bar on engineering best practices and help leadership build a strong engineering culture
  • Ability to Identify and resolve performance and scalability issues

---- What the Candidate Will Do ----

  • You have knowledge of a backend stack (some examples include: Java, Node.js, Python, Redis, Kafka, Golang or similar).
  • Ability to learn quickly on the go. We're looking for software engineers who thrive while learning new technologies and don't believe in one-size-fits-all solutions. You should be able to easily adapt to meet the needs of our massive growth and rapidly-evolving business environment.
  • 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.
  • Passion and energy. Because you love what you do, you bring infectious enthusiasm to all your endeavors. You always perform at your absolute best and see new challenges as an opportunity to contribute, make an impact, and grow.
  • Unquenchable thirst for growth. You're not just looking for the next interesting challenge, but looking to push yourself to keep pace in our hyper-growth environment.

At Uber, we reimagine the way the world moves for the better. The idea was born on a snowy night in Paris in 2008, and ever since then, our DNA of reimagination and reinvention carries on. We've grown into a global platform moving people and things in ever-expanding ways, taking on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters make movement happen at the push of a button for everyone, everywhere.

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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