Backend Software Engineer - Premium/Rider Verticals (Seattle)

  • Uber
  • Seattle, Washington, USA
  • Nov 08, 2019
Full time Business Development Engineering Information Technology Transportation

Job Description

About the Team

Premium is a new and exciting team that owns building premium experiences and reservation capabilities on the Uber rider and driver partners app (which include Uber Black, SUV). We are investing in a new initiative that will expand Uber beyond on-demand ride sharing, to solve hourly transportation opportunities around the globe that leverage the power of Uber's platform. Our team owns the end-to-end experience which includes frontend, backend, operation tools, experimentation and data analysis pipeline. If you are looking for a challenging team with opportunities to have a global impact on millions of people around the world, don't look any further, our team is the right fit for you!

What You'll Do

You will own multiple backend services, APIs and data repositories that support new and existing products including Premium Rides, Reservations and new initiatives for hourly transportation. You will work on an exciting and iterative set of initiatives that have direct impact on the experience of our customers. You will work on a daily basis in close collaboration with our product managers and partner teams to define and deliver delightful features to continue to grow and expand the reach of the premium product line. Your focus will be balanced between releasing new features while keeping the quality bar high in terms of engineering practices and overall app usability. Surrounded by engineers passionate about Android, iOS and computer science in general, you will exponentially grow your technical skills as well as have a huge impact on the overall business and millions of customers around the globe

What You'll Need

  • * 2 Minimum Years of Experience with Backend/Distributed Systems/APIs
    • BS/MS/Phd in Computer Science or a related field

    • Experience in SOA or microservice architecture design

    • Expertise in Go, Node, Java, and other applicable back end languages
    • Strong algorithm and CS skills
    • Excellent written/verbal communication and great team player
    • Good track record of delivering E2E solutions that scale to millions of users
    • Experience in working with agile methodology

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.