Software Engineer (USA) - Australia Recruiting Event

Uber Overview

We are pleased to announce an exclusive hiring event to find talented engineers in Australia to join the Uber engineering team in San Francisco, Seattle, or New York.

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.

Please note all of our positions are based in San Francisco, Seattle, or New York. Uber offers a fantastic relocation package for those moving to join us in the United States.

Job Description

As a software engineer at Uber, you'll be working on code that's closest to the business. Your work will impact live riders, eaters, driver-partners, and operations teams across the globe. Our teams span from the traditional ridesharing business to the new emerging products around UberEATS, our own Mapping technology, and Self-Driving cars.

You will build user-facing products, handle and store thousands of payment transactions per second, and develop intelligent fraud prevention strategies that scale. From building maps that help move millions of people, to the messaging systems that let us interact with them - the work you do will impact every single Uber request.

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 across the world. Not just another social web app: we are moving real assets and real people around their cities.

Who are we looking for?

We are seeking people who are passionate in areas of mobile development, backend, or full-stack engineering.

Backend Engineering Requirements

  • Minimum 4 years experience in software development
  • BS/MS/Phd in Computer Science or related field required
  • Demonstrated experience of shipping high-quality product features on schedule
  • Experience in working on large-scale distributed systems
  • Data-driven architecture and systems design experience
  • Familiarity with or interest in Node.js/Python/Go
  • Knowledge of the principles of accessibility and ability to create products that are accessible to users with disabilities, a plus

Mobile Engineering Requirements

  • Minimum 4 years experience in software development
  • BS/MS/Phd in Computer Science or related field required
  • A passion for delightful mobile user experiences
  • Dependable programming fundamentals
  • A portfolio of successfully shipped software
  • Deep familiarity with debugging, performance measurement, and test-driven development
  • Apps you've shipped that you're proud to share
  • In-depth knowledge of iOS or Android SDKs
  • A Github account with eye-catching projects to peruse
  • Experience with mobile location and mapping technology
  • A working knowledge of common design tools
  • Backend or web development experience

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

Perks

  • Employees are given Uber credits every month.
  • Smart, engaged co-workers.
  • Unlimited vacation policy; take time when you need it.
  • Relocation support
  • 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.

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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