Sr Software Engineer- Kafka Ecosystem

Uber Overview

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 Data Foundation team manages the primary streaming data pipeline for Uber.

The Kafka service is offered across all Uber data centers and includes 1300+ physical servers and numerous containerized deployments. As one of the largest Kafka users in the world, it is a critical and fundamental component of Uber's global operations. In step with Uber itself, we've experienced unprecedented growth and expansion of more than 2x every 6 months.

Data Foundation team is looking for experienced engineers with strong fundamentals in software development, testing, and metrics analysis excited to help us position Uber as a global leader in streaming data platforms. Both in scale and innovation.

We have plenty of challenges to get there including service abstraction, testing pipelines, automated deployment and management platforms, capacity forecasting, on and offline scheduling, general infrastructure change management, and performance tuning.

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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