19 Oct 2013

Full-Time Software Engineer – Python

UberSan Francisco, California, United States

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Job Description

Uber is looking for python developers!

Do you like our service and want to bring them to the next level? Do you have a beef with our app and want to fix it? Then you should apply to join our team. We are ambitious, engaged and excited about disrupting the transportation industry across the world.  Not just another social web app: we are moving real assets and real people around their cities.



  • Excellent coding skill and understanding of distributed systems

  • Experience of the full web technology stack and proficiency creating applications in one server side framework.

  • Passion for developing, releasing, and maintaining large-scale web applications.

  • Tremendous attention to detail and an ability to build reliable, scalable, and flexible software

  • Confidence learning new languages; we love generalists.

  • A scrappy, get it done attitude that completes high quality projects and tackles unforeseen challenges



  • Proficient programming in dynamic high level languages such as Python, Ruby, or JavaScript

  • Experience with PostgreSQL or MySQL

  • Knowledge or understanding in other languages such as C++ or Java

  • Strong communication and documentation skills


Uber Perks:

  • Travel like a diplomat: employees are showered with Uber credits.

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance

  • Competitive compensation plan

  • Choice of computer and gear

  • Ground floor opportunity and as an early member of our team; you’ll shape the business direction of the company.


We’re bringing Uber to every major city in the world. We need brains and passion to make it happen and we’re excited about what we’re building.  We hope you are too!



How to Apply

Please send resume to jonathan at uber dot com.  Thank you for your interest!

Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time.

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