Sr Engineering Manager - Transit

Uber - Palo Alto, CA3.7

30+ days agoFull-time
At Uber, we ignite opportunity by setting the world in motion. We take on big problems to help drivers, riders, delivery partners, and eaters get moving in more than 600 cities around the world.

We welcome people from all backgrounds who seek the opportunity to help build a future where everyone and everything can move independently. If you have the curiosity, passion, and collaborative spirit, work with us, and let’s move the world forward, together.

About the Role

As an Engineering Manager for Transit, you will envision and execute on the strategy for Uber to build solutions for Uber Riders to utilize Public Transit within the Uber App and for Transit Agencies, enabling them to reduce costs, gain efficiencies and enhance the quality of service.

As a leader on the team, you'll be responsible for the architecture and delivery of the product, hiring and mentoring the engineers, and determining strategic direction of the team and defining our Transit product roadmap.

What You'll Need

3+ years experience managing and 5+ years experience as an individual technical contributor building mobile, web, or backend systems.
Prior management and team-building experience. You'll be managing several direct reports initially and will have the opportunity to scale and build out a high-performing team
Experience going through the full software cycle of requirements, design, coding, testing, rollout best practices in delivering world class software and services.
Customer obsession. The ability to take on complex product challenges and find elegant, simple solutions to users’ and partners’ problems
Grit. You don’t hesitate to roll up your sleeves and tackle something hands-on
Strategic mindset. You're comfortable thinking a few steps ahead of where the team is at now.
Principled yet pragmatic. A qualified candidate will have conviction and be authentic in their approach, but situationally aware enough to adapt when needed.
True passion for Uber's mission, our products, and the company's hybrid technology/operations nature.
Inspiring leader. A strong leader capable of defining and articulating an inspiring vision and able to lead a cross functional team to deliver against that vision