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Engineering Manager - Compute Infrastructure

Manager, Engineering in Palo Alto, California

About the Role

We are looking for a hands-on Engineering manager drive and shape the technical roadmap & delivery of our Compute platform used all Uber developers. The person will lead the Peloton team which is building a Unified job scheduler for Uber (https://eng.uber.com/peloton/)

The Compute team orchestrates & manages jobs across all the Compute clusters across all geographies (on-prem and public clouds). The Compute platform hosts all kinds of jobs & services - Stateless services, batch jobs (Spark, , etc) and Stateful applications.

The role involves collaborating with engineers, product managers, technical program managers and other managers satisfy business needs and build the right set of & features enable Uber scale it' infrastructure, while keeping costs low.

This is a very a high visibility role and needs a dynamic leader who can manage a large team and a complex technology.

What You'll Do

  • * Provide technical leadership & mentoring in designing & rollout of Compute Infrastructure solutions that span multiple data centers, multiple public clouds and multiple product offerings.
    • Build for the next level of scale. Scale the Compute products and make infrastructure cost cheaper.
    • Collaborate with others, engineers & managers alike, in other functions like data science and machine learning, Hadoop, and autonomous vehicles. Build up strong relationships with people in the organization, meaningfully collaborating and building trust.
    • See the big picture and identify strategically important problems, inefficiencies or opportunities for meaningful improvements. Create tech roadmap, and drive alignment on how to tackle these and deliver high leverage solutions on these at the group and organization level.
    • Be a role model on acting with good judgement and responsibility. Engineers across the organization will look to you on how best to plan and execute on projects.
    • Up the bar on sustainable engineering by improving best practices, producing best in class of code, documentation, testing and monitoring.
    • Be a humble mentor and trusted advisor for both our talented team members and passionate leaders alike. Deal with a difference in opinions in a mature and fair way, helping teams to commit and move forward.

What You'll Need

  • 10 Minimum Years of Experience
  • Prior experience leading multiple sub-teams, through tech leads or managers is preferred"

About the Team

The Compute team orchestrates & manages jobs across all the Compute clusters across all geographies (on-prem and public clouds). The Compute platform hosts all kinds of jobs & services - Stateless services, batch jobs (Spark, , etc) and Stateful applications.

We build scalable solutions enable user jobs be deployed anywhere in the world with the touch of a button. We build large scale cluster management solutions and job scheduling software. We build abstractions so that Uber developers do not have care about infrastructure and infrastructure just works for every application type.

We actively work with open-source community and contribute back. We are at the cutting of technology and the team regularly presents at industry conferences.

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.