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Android Engineer - Uber AI - Building Blocks

Android, Engineering
San Francisco, California |
Sunnyvale, California

Uber AI's mission is to optimize and innovate Uber's products and business using machine learning and AI. The group consists of Uber's machine learning platform team which enables machine learning at scale, AI building blocks which enable product teams to build unique experiences and engagements with product teams on their business problems.

The group consists of machine learning engineers, mobile engineers, backend engineers and research scientists and engineers.

About the Role

As an engineer on the team, you will be building mobile libraries and components around collection and in-app use of phone sensors. This data collected here enables some of the most important parts of Uber's business - Fares, Matching, Safety, Pickup Experience, and more. Additionally, as we look to move more of machine learning to mobile devices, you will be working closely with the mobile and ML engineers to enable this.

What You'll Do

  • Design and build libraries that are used in all Uber apps (Rider, Driver, Eats, Freight, etc) used by millions of people
  • Work closely with backend developers, cross platform developers like navigation/mapping etc to build Uber's core location + sensor SDKs and libraries. These libraries are used by various product teams.
  • Work closely with research engineers in integrating some advanced algorithms on mobile.
  • Evaluate and build solutions for doing ML at scale
  • Collaborating with product and data science to execute short term and longer term projects, design experiment plans, roll out plan and coordinate roll outs.

Basic Qualifications

  • 4+ years of full-time engineering experience
  • Proven expertise in Java code
  • Experience designing apps, frameworks or SDK

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with writing, releasing, maintaining mobile code
  • Experience analyzing a feature in production using analytics and experiments
  • Experience efficiently collaborating on projects

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 10,000 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.

Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.