Production Engineer - Infrastructure

Uber Overview

About Uber

Uber is a technology company that is changing the way the world thinks about transportation. We are building technology people use everyday. Whether it’s heading home from work, getting a meal delivered from a favorite restaurant, or a way to earn extra income, Uber is becoming part of the fabric of daily life.

We’re making cities safer, smarter, and more connected. And we’re doing it at a global scale-energizing local economies and bringing opportunity to millions of people around the world.

Uber’s positive impact is tangible in the communities we operate in, and that drives us to keep moving forward.

Job Description

We’re looking for an experienced system administrator to join us in supporting our production infrastructure and engineering teams. You’ll extend tools past their natural breaking points to help scale our product, and you’ll automate recurring tasks to help us scale our team – both of which are growing faster than we can keep up with. We have a healthy mix of software engineering and operational skills, and this is a particularly good opportunity for a sysadmin who is looking to expand their development skills while making an immediate contribution from their prior experience.

We believe that people are one of the most important assets to Uber and because of that we foster an environment that is welcoming to diverse perspectives.

What you’ll do

Support everything above the bare metal – development and production environments.Triage, debug and resolve production regressions and outages.Automate and innovate on our existing processes.Help deliver modern transportation to everyone!

What you need

Linux system administration (Ubuntu, Aptitude) experience.Configuration management (Puppet) experience.Databases (PostgreSQL, MySQL) and caching (Redis) understanding.Monitoring tools (Nagios, Graphite) knowledge.Networking (TCP/IP) experience.Bonus if you’re managed a mobile build farm for Android or iOS.Experience with scripting (Python or alternative and willingness to learn Python).



Employees are given Uber credits every month.The rare opportunity to change the way the world moves. We’re not just another social web app, we’re moving real people and assets and reinventing transportation and logistics globally.Smart, engaged co-workers.


401(k) plan, gym reimbursement, nine paid company holidays.Full medical/dental/vision package to fit your needs.Unlimited vacation policy; take time when you need it.

Be sure to check out the Uber Engineering Blog to learn more about the team.

Uber is an equal opportunity employer and enthusiastically encourages people from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences to apply. Uber does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), gender, national origin, citizenship, age, mental or physical disability, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by law.

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