Software Engineer- Android

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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

Passionate about Android and want to make impactful contributions to a world class app? Do you have ideas on how we can continue to improve the service for users everywhere?

As an Android Engineer, you'll have a measureable impact on the rider experience for both riders and drivers. We are ambitious, engaged, and excited about completely transforming the transportation industry around the world. Not just another social web app; we are moving real assets and real people around their cities.

Our mission is to ensure all Android applications are built on a performant, reliable, and tested architecture that will allow us to present a product that is second to none. We aren't just developing an app; we are creating an Android solution from the ground up. Up for the task? Join Uber's mobile team in San Francisco.

What you'll need

Experience developing, releasing, and maintaining native Java ApplicationsDeep understanding of the Android SDKPassion for products, empathy for users, and aspiration to make big impact.Business acumen and an appetite for data, or the desire to develop them via rigorous A/B testing, metrics monitoring, measuring, and optimizing.Deep computer science background and exceptional proficiency in at least one technical area from your past experience. Demonstrated experience of shipping great projects.Fast learner. You thrive on learning new technologies.Sound judgement between resourcefulness and raising code quality. Commitment to both breadth and depth of technical expertise.Insightful ideas about developing for mobileExperience developing location aware mobile applications and developing testing suites for mobile applicationsExperience with web technologies (JavaScript, CSS, HTML5)

We're bringing Uber to every major city in the world. We need your skills and passion to help make it happen!

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

Perks

Perks

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.

Benefits

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.

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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