Software Engineer - Safety & Telematics

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

The Rider Incentives team cares deeply about maintaining an efficient marketplace for Riders and Drivers, and growing the marketplace efficiently. We are dedicated to developing creative product solutions that allow our stellar cross-functional team to measure, analyze and create incentives to achieve marketplace equilibrium across millions of simultaneous users (riders + drivers) across 6 continents and close to 500 cities. We are looking for exceptional front-end engineers with a passion for javascript, css and HTML, and with the ability to work closely with Designers and Product Managers to create the best possible experiences and a lasting impact.

What you'll need

  • Excellent record for shipping high-quality product features on schedule.
  • Experience in working on large-scale distributed systems.
  • Data-driven architecture and systems design.
  • Familiarity with or interest in Node.js/Python/Go.
  • Passion for developing scalable software, leveraging intelligent algorithms and making impactful changes.
  • Knowledge of the principles of accessibility and ability to make products that are accessible to users with disabilities is a plus.

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




  • 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.

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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