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Senior Engineering Manager

Manager, Engineering
in Sofia, Bulgaria

WHO's it with

Sofia was the first Engineering Site outside of our US Headquarters and over the last 5 years has gone through exciting growth and has more to come.

Currently this team of technical experts are responsible for Ubers's Tax & Compliance (T&C) products. These come with unique scale and reliability problems because if T&C fails: the business stops. (100+ million people are affected directly!) We are now looking to expand further into Financial Intelligence bringing a new set of interesting problems. Our Machine, deep learning and data analytics focus will have a huge impact on profitability and growth opportunities for the entire organisation.

This is a key time to join this world class team. Learn more about them:

https://eng.uber.com/sofia-women-in-tech/

https://eng.uber.com/sofia/

https://eng.uber.com/uber-open-summit-sofia-2019/

WHAT you'll be doing;

As a key leader you will be expected to build a high quality engineering team with exceptional delivery. Your deep technical knowledge will see you drive world-class engineering practices and exceptional product quality that sets the bar for the entire organization.

You will be an "owner" influencing and guiding both your team and stakeholders through all phases of the product life cycle. And will enjoy being hands on but also be able to see the big picture driving strategy and decisions across the business.

Creating and using cutting edge technology daily, you will be expected to be constantly raising the technical bar.

Living and breathing data your engineering decisions will influence 100+ million users and it will be your responsibility to drive efforts to increase quality, performance and reliability of large scale distributed systems.

You will lead by example, maintaining high standards for the morale and culture and you will be key to developing the next generation of leaders! We scale horizontally and leave no single points of failure. We do "the right thing". So making hard decisions and defending what we belief is part of the job!

WHAT you'll need

We are looking for a Technology leader who has enabled, set vision and coached and mentored world class teams. Someone who leads from the front and inspires those around them. Strategic proactive and bold in approach.

You will have a proven track record of:

* Building  scalable, robust, and fault-tolerant systems or large mobile/web apps 
* Experience with horizontally scaling large systems (distributed is a plus)
* Working with large data, and being data driven in approach
* Continuous delivery and experimentation 
* High availability/reliability systems experience 
* User first mentality
* Scaling teams

But, don't worry if you don't tick all the boxes we would still be interested in hearing from you!

WHY you'll want it:

This is a truly unique opportunity where you will be building a world class team. Surrounded by industry experts who will challenge and encourage your own personal growth as a leader.

We're not just another social web app, we're moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally. This is an opportunity to build technology that changes the way the world moves.

So you ready for the challenge? Hit apply now!

Want to learn more about the role?

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.