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Software Engineer II - Backend (Driver)

Backend, Engineering
in Sunnyvale, California

About the Role

The Trip Experience team is focused on building and improving the Driver's experiences behind the wheel. We are responsible for enabling the Driver to fulfill their jobs and make a living while ensuring safety and efficiency. You will have an enormous opportunity to directly impact and improve the driver's day-to-day jobs. We are a full-stack team and are looking for talented Back-end engineers who are passionate about improving efficiency, design, architecture, and implementation of a modern, high-transactional throughput, low-latency technology stack that will be used globally. High level problem spaces with high impact that you could think of for joining our team: Hailable business (aka Taxi), Pickup and Dropoff optimization, PPE tech delivery, Multi-stop trips, Beacon, and so on.

What You'll Do

  • Architect and implement new, end-to-end product experiences for the driver's on-trip journey, working with Uber Rider/Eats/Courier product experiences
  • Write elegant, maintainable, scalable and well-documented code
  • Build reliable alerting and monitoring, leverage Uber's experimentation and data frameworks to test, measure and analyze success
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to junior engineers

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience coding using general purpose programming language (eg. C/C++, Java, Python, Go, C#, or Javascript)

Preferred Qualifications

  • At least two (2) years of software engineering experience

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.