Sr. Software Engineer

Short Description

UBER is hiring a Sr. Software Engineer who has the ability to distill complex security problems and drive toward creative solutions.

Job Description

About the Role
We are seeking an experienced software engineer to help build our distributed Authentication Platform. An ideal candidate will have expertise and experience in software development and security engineering. You will build high-quality software to enhance data and service protection.

Who You Are
You immerse yourself in security and have a passion for engineering. You are a subject matter expert, someone who brings organization to everything you do and are excited to solve crazy hard problems that make an impact.

What You'll Do
  • Develop high-quality software to enhance infrastructure level security
  • Provide subject matter expertise on architecture, authentication, and systems security
  • Drive the implementation and integration of tools and services for authentication, authorization, and adaptive access
  • Collaborate with other engineering & business teams to execute against the vision and roadmap

What You'll Need
  • A solid understanding of information security standards & methodologies
  • Ability to distill complex security problems and drive toward creative solutions
  • Programming Skills in two of the following languages: Go, Java, C/C++, Python.
  • Ability to write high-quality code: reliable, efficient, easy to debug and maintain
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Thorough understanding of authentication, authorization, and directory services
  • A firm grasp of networking protocols and operations
  • A solid understanding of software and system architecture patterns (central and distributed systems)
  • Ability to provide deep technical mentorship and guidance
  • Ability to communicate ideas and proposals concisely, both verbally and in writing to people with all levels of technical experience
  • Experience with *nix environments and/or Bash
  • Container experience (Docker)
  • Container As A Service experience a plus (Mesos, Kubernetes)

Sr. Software Engineer
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Uber is evolving the way the world moves. By connecting riders to drivers through our apps, we make cities more accessible?opening up more possibilities for riders and more business for drivers. From our founding in 2009 to our launches in 600+ cities today, Uber's rapidly expanding global presence continues to bring people and their cities closer.