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Sr Software Engineer - Driver Documents (Seattle)

Backend, Engineering
in Seattle, Washington

About the Role

Uber is looking for a strong and experienced Software Engineer to join its Documents platform team. In this role you will have the opportunity to join a newly hired team, participating in the rewrite of our systems and questioning established wisdom. You will be driving the architecture, strategy and execution, while simultaneously multiplying your team members to do and become more.

What You'll Need:

  • 6+ years relevant experience as a Software Engineer
  • Strong CS fundamentals
  • Proven success at building large scale backend systems, with high iteration velocity
  • BS/MS/Phd in Computer Science or related experience
  • Proficiency in a high level programming language such as Golang, Java, Python

Bonus Points If:

  • You have prior experience working on features end-to-end, including frontend, backend and database.
  • You are strong in distributed systems concepts.

About the Team

The Documents team is on a mission to build a platform that powers document workflows across Uber. Document workflows involve Document Ingestion, inspection ( think fraud detection ), extraction ( think accurate, automated transcription), storage/retrieval ( think PII/GDPR) etc. Documents is a key service at Uber and intersects with multiple domains, such as Growth, Compliance, Safety, Risk etc. We are in the early phases of re-defining our architecture and strategy, as well as systems. You will be building things from the ground up and solving problems that haven't been solved before. It's a great time for someone to join the team and make their mark.

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.