Amsterdam is the engine room for Uber in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. From operations to engineering, marketing to community support and every team in-between, Amsterdam is a bustling hub of talented people. The office is a true embodiment of our vision to become a mobility and logistics platform, with teams working across delivery and mobility for consumers and businesses, under one roof. By changing how people, food, and things move through cities, our Amsterdam team is helping cities open up to new possibilities.
On-the-ground in Amsterdam
Building at Amsterdam
Balancing a growing career and family at Uber
Two Operations Leaders share how they are managing to grow their careers while maintaining a healthy work-life balance as parents, and how Uber supports through it all.
Inside Uber Amsterdam
Our new office is home to over 1,100 employees and every team has a presence here. Regional Facilities Manager Sjoukje ten Berge shares facts about the new office as well as some of her favorite spaces, amenities, and hidden gems.
Pierre moved from Paris to Amsterdam with Uber
When an opportunity to relocate with Uber came knocking, Pierre Delanoue, Data Scientist, jumped at the chance to move with Uber from Paris to Amsterdam: “Uber’s tech environment in Amsterdam offers dream working conditions, worthy of a big tech company in Silicon Valley while being in the heart of Europe.”
This Uber GM’s advice for aspiring female leaders
As a General Manager of Uber Eats in Northern, Central & Eastern Europe, Aukeline Tolman is on the forefront of bringing on demand deliciousness (and more) to people across the region. As she builds the team and business and works through challenges, she relies on three pieces of advice: just do it, get back on your feet, and be yourself.
A search for adventure brought Mike to Uber
After leading teams at one of the largest companies in the world in Sydney and Singapore, Mike decided to shake things up and take on the challenge of running a Customer Operations team at Uber in Amsterdam.
An Uber that can fit 7-50 people? He’s helping build it
Amsterdam-based Nikolaas Van de Loock, our General Manager for high-capacity vehicles in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa, shares how HCVs fit into the Uber of tomorrow and his 6-year journey at the company.
What makes us Uber
Movement, in all its forms, is fundamental to life, to freedom, to opportunity, and to the communities we serve. And we get to reimagine it: how do we make it more efficient, more affordable, more accessible, more magical? We get to build and look ahead, but we have to live in the real world and all its complexities and nuances. It’s a challenging task, but it’s what makes us different—and makes us Uber.
At Uber we’re reimagining the way the world moves for the better. We are helping people go anywhere and get anything. And we do it on a global scale, at the speed of now.
Teams reimagining at Uber Amsterdam
- Business Development
Our Business Development builds strategic and scalable partnerships with third parties to advance the mission and goals of the company. Our Business Development team in Amsterdam works with some of the world’s biggest and best known companies to unlock the value of our business.
Communications teams tell Uber’s story to the media and third parties: whether it’s transforming how we get around town and the lives of people who value independent, flexible work, or helping to cut congestion in cities by getting more backsides into fewer cars. That’s partly about building lasting relationships with the key news outlets and journalists and about being creative in how we tell our story.
- Community Operations
Our Community Operations team is responsible for building our customer service network. We strive towards developing a world-class support organization that scales effectively, is reliable and consistent, and provides unmatched service to our Uber community.
Given Amsterdam’s appreciation for multi-modal transportation - think bicycles pedaling across any one of the city’s 1,281 bridges or boats navigating its 31 miles of canals - it’s no wonder that the European city is home to Uber’s largest engineering office outside of the U.S. Uber Amsterdam is home to three technical teams and several functions including Engineering, Product, Data Science, and Design. The team solves some of the most interesting tech problems of our time and their work positively impacts millions every day.
Drive forecasting, planning, and analysis initiatives to provide comprehensive financial insight into our business, while pushing to improve efficiency and growth. Our finance team is at the heart of our operations and a critical partner to every member of the Uber team in Amsterdam.
Uber is at the forefront of some of the 21st century’s most complex and interesting legal issues. Legal teams in Amsterdam work to support business development on matters ranging from contractual and consumer law to mobility legislation across Europe, Middle East and Africa.
From Uber Eats to ridesharing, our marketing team is tasked with building our brand and business with industry-leading campaigns based on human insights and universal truths. Across the industries we operate in, we seek to be the category and culture shaper. Our marketing team are the drivers making this mission a reality.
The Operations team in Amsterdam is tasked with managing, optimizing, and growing our business across Europe. From our core ridesharing services to scaling Uber Eats, this team is on the front lines of growing our business.
Uber operates in some of the region’s most iconic and complex urban centers. For these reasons, our policy teams partner with local and national policy makers and leaders to ensure cooperation between stakeholders.
- People & Places
From Diversity & Inclusion to Talent Acquisition, we handle all things people-related so our employees around the globe are empowered to do their best work.
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