About the Role
As a Senior Engineer within Infrastructure you will have a significant impact on the evolution of Uber's backend teams and architecture. Our mission is to make transportation as reliable as running water, and we need people who are excited to build the dependable foundation that supports that vision.
Senior engineers at Uber have a deep impact across a wide variety of business and technology decisions spanning multiple projects and locations. They are passionate and pragmatic technologists who are able to design scalable systems while delivering efficient code. They are not only collaborative role models, but also approachable thought leaders within a larger group. They are humble teachers, technically mentoring a team of talented engineers while also executing on delivering uniquely challenging projects.
We are looking for someone with a passion for architecting, building and scaling highly-available, mission-critical systems that support millions of users on a daily basis.
This is a unique opportunity for an experienced engineer who is collaborative, has a healthy sense of curiosity and acts with responsibility to join Uber, work with talented people across the board and help improve our next generation infrastructure systems, scaling it to the next level.
What You'll Do
You will drive gRPC standardization across the company. This initiative is P1 effort driven from CTO staff.
gRPC standardization effort will unify protocol encoding across all the Uber service enabling leaner fully supported framework using Google's Protocol Buffer. This team will work closely with Uber ecosystem to define the strategy and provide the necessary framework.
The experience gained from this massive cross company effort will enable us to embark on newer company wide initiatives intended to speed up developer productivity and build resilient services, provide RPC features like rate limiting and circuit breaking, and be able to contribute to gRPC community.
What You'll Need
About the Team
Network platform team is responsible for ensuring all traffic from mobile, web devices is able to reach Uber services in most expedient & highly available manner.
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.
At Uber we don’t just accept difference—we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our products and our community. Uber is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or Veteran status.