Sr. Client Platform Engineer at Uber

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With over 20,000 employees globally, Uber is bolstered by a network of tools and services to improve productivity, business operations, sustainability, and corporate infrastructure. The Information Technology team makes Uber a better place to work.

The Team

Client Platform Engineering (CPE) is a core part of Uber's infrastructure, and expands beyond a single platform or OS. We function as a force multiplier and empower many facets of the business. From employee endpoints to UberEats restaurant tablets, CPE brings together hardware and software in a fast-paced and ever evolving landscape. This team is a diverse and dynamic group that are passionate about solving large scale problems with a combination of open source and 3rd party software and platforms.

About the Role

In this role, you will act as a Sr level engineer on the CPE team. You will be engaged as a SME on many key projects and initiatives, partnering closely across product engineering and tech services. You will be responsible for multiple device fleets across the organization and the platforms that power them. In addition, you'll be partnering with core engineering teams to help scale and maintain our developer device lab and related infrastructure.

What You'll Do

  • Manage, administrate and help scale our global fleet of MDM connected devices (macOS, Windows, Linux)
  • Write tools/cookbooks to automate application distribution and management using internal tools
  • Scale and maintain mobile devices and their hosts in our server rooms, up-leveling our developer device lab for performance and regression testing
  • Design detailed monitoring and reporting dashboards for the fleet and related infrastructure.
  • Continuously challenge the status quo, and push the envelope with solutions that will make our users more efficient and effective. Identify and remove friction wherever it exists, and bring delight to our users.
  • Mentor, uplevel, and train junior members within IT Engineering and the CPE team

Basic Qualifications

  • Expertise with at least two software development languages Ruby, Python, Go, Swift, etc. Powershell a plus.
  • Strong experience managing client operating systems with a configuration-as-code first approach
  • 5+ year experience managing macOS, Windows 10, or Linux at enterprise scale
  • Experience with MDM software: WorkspaceONE, JAMF, MobileIron, Intune, or similar
  • Experience with configuration management software: Chef, Salt, Puppet, Ansible, etc

Preferred Qualifications

  • Strong experience managing client operating systems with a combination of MDM and code-based configuration management, specifically WorkspaceONE and Chef
  • Experience deploying and scaling open source client platform tools: osquery, Munki, Gorilla, InstallApplications, Nudge, UMAD, etc

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 10,000 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.

Uber is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing this form.

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An Insider's view of Uber

What’s the vibe like in the office?

When I went into the office for my final interview with Uber, I had the same feeling that I did when I stepped onto my college’s campus for the first time: it just felt like the right fit. The office was high-paced but also relaxed and you could immediately tell that people were friends and genuinely enjoyed being there.

Paige Sammarco

Account Executive, Uber Eats

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

One of the big challenges today with experimentation is around guaranteeing correctness, especially for small changes to ensure confidence in results. Was that change the cause of new behavior? Did other experiments get in the way? It all comes down to how accurately you can detect small changes within consumer behavior.

Azarias Reda

Head of Uber's Experimentation API team

What makes someone successful on your team?

We encourage employees to “drive your growth” by learning through opportunities on the job. Formal training can’t often give you the scope to build, apply, and practice new skills in the way that learning by doing does. We believe that you can learn whatever you don’t know in an environment that fosters mentorship and feedback.

Becky Karsh

Head of People Development

How do you empower your team to be more creative?

We make sure we don’t ship org structures, but rather aligned products. How can our products complement one another, building upon each other to achieve our primary goals? Whether it’s scheduling, routing, predictive analytics, or operational excellence, we are acting as one, and smartly leveraging our domains and strengths.

Joe Chang

Director of Engineering, Uber Freight

How does your team reward individual success?

I believe recognizing someone’s contributions are a big part of team play. On our weekly meetings, we always start with a shout-out, and it’s amazing how this simple topic stimulates the team to recognize small victories and accredit colleagues for their accomplishments. This brings our team together and fosters a more collaborative environment.

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Sr Manager, Central Operations

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Uber Benefits Overview

Doing your best work means being your best self. To help, we offer a wide range of benefits and perks, some that only Uber can, to support your health and wellbeing.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Our people, process, and technology can help transform cities into safer, more efficient, and more beautiful places. Learn more: https://www.uber.com/community/supporting-cities/
Partners with Nonprofits
Technology, when it's done right—and combined with good partnerships—has the potential to contribute to a better world for all. Learn more: https://www.uber.com/us/en/community/
Eat lunch together
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
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Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
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Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
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