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Engineering Manager II - Uber Freight

Manager, Engineering
in Seattle, Washington

About the Role

As a leader on Uber Freight Marketplace, you will lead a team of talented software engineers and engineers to optimize and scale Uber Freight's market-leading dynamic pricing system. You will partner with Product Managers & Data Scientists to bring Algorithmic solutions to our users.

You will be leading an area of our overall product strategy, setting the pace for taking projects from concept to release. Working alongside the product, data, design and operations teams, you'll determine the best ways to balance margin and volume impacts. Finally, you'll join other technical leaders within engineering org to ensure that this platform scales as we rapidly grow our business and our team. A strong background in software engineering is necessary in this role, but a desire to understand the business, as well as a keen sense of self-awareness and innate EQ are equally valued.

What the Candidate Will Do

  • Set Vision: work with product managers, designers, data scientists/analysts, and product ops to define roadmap and long term product and technical visions.

  • Operationalize: experienced in fullstack development and lead a team of backend, mobile, and web engineers to deliver products iteratively with high quality. Make an impact on the company and the industry.

  • Develop and Coach: mentor and grow the engineers on a multi-disciplinary team of various seniority.

  • Build Trust: build trust with your partners, peers, and engineers to create an authentic, fair, and inclusive environment with strong culture.

  • Connect: Collaborate within and across teams.

  • Grows and Adapts: Show ability to adapt with resilience and humility. When challenges arise, lead the team with an optimistic attitude.

Basic Qualifications

  • Strong skills but also deeply technical. There is no need to code, but you'll need to have a strong understanding of technical architecture, system design, and problem solving acuity on sophisticated technical challenges.
  • Experience working in fast paced environments with dynamic product requirements.
  • 2+ years of experience managing engineering teams through technical leads.
  • 5+ years of relevant engineering experience.
  • Backend experience.
  • MLOps experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Be able to work cross-functionally with many other roles and partners within the company.
  • Experience hiring and developing a large team.

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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