Law Enforcement Outreach Lead, Sub Saharan Africa

Uber Overview

Uber is a Series F venture-funded startup headquartered in San Francisco, California. We are a global mobility and logistics technology platform: our flagship service allows users to request quality, on-demand rides with a touch of their smartphone but we are rapidly developing new products. We are present in over 400+ cities worldwide, including over 50+ cities in EMEA with plans to rapidly expand in the region.

Uber Technologies is an incredible company, shattering the status quo and expanding to new markets across the world. As a result we are faced with new and interesting situations many companies have never encountered. If you are a critically thinking individual and consider yourself to be a super-sleuth, then we would like to put you to work. This is your chance to roll up your sleeves and solve complex problems on a global basis.

Job Description


  • Help build and lead Uber’s Outreach and Investigation function throughout Sub Sararan Africa.
  • Liaison with Law Enforcement to promote the safety of our drivers and riders.
  • Develop strong relationships with domestic and international law enforcement and government counterparts, as well as private sector peers.
  • Investigate possible violations of Uber employee and partner policies, Codes of Conduct or other business conditions.
  • Partner with other members of the business to identify, assess, and react to abuse scenarios.
  • Manage vendors and coordinate all global investigative activity.
  • Produce reports which are well-written, accurate, concise, and objective.
  • Review investigation case reports and determine logical next steps.
  • Provide case updates to company and outside counsel.
  • Travel on cases as needed (Global travel for more than 10 days at a time is a possibility).


  • At least 6+ years of relevant Law Enforcement experience.
  • Experience in communicating findings orally and in written products
  • Ability to make recommendations to prevent future security vulnerabilities
  • Ability to assess cybersecurity incidents and determine next logical steps
  • Demonstrated ability to take the initiative in exploring technical topics
  • Law degree or master’s degree preferred
  • Global investigation experience a plus



  • Employees are showered with Uber credits
  • Ground floor opportunity; As an early member of our global operations team you’ll help shape the direction of the company
  • We’re not just another social web app: we’re moving real assets and real people around their cities
  • We have access to an amazing list of advisors and investors that we actively engage

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