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Senior Software Engineer - FinTech, Sofia



Software Engineering
Sofia, Bulgaria
Posted on Tuesday, May 16, 2023
About The RoleAs a Software Engineer on Uber's Sofia Engineering team you will dig into the complex but rewarding world of money systems, real-time tax calculation, invoicing and reporting, all at extensive scale. Our work helps our partners be globally compliant and Uber be driven in highly regulated and complex industries such as transportation, logistics, and food.What you'll do
  • Contribute at a global level. Although we are based in Sofia, we work on integration for the overall, global Uber platform. Our systems support the entirety of Uber's tax and compliance worldwide.
  • Lead scale & reliability. Our solutions support Uber's always-on marketplace. Maintaining this platform at scale requires constant investment in security, reliability and monitoring tooling.
  • Innovate. Growth brings new complexity and new challenges every day.
What you'll need
  • Intimate knowledge of the entire web stack and how each piece impacts performance and reliability
  • Advanced knowledge of at least one programming language, and of OOP patterns
  • Familiarity with architecture both on a theoretical level (e.g. RDBMS vs. NoSQL) and on an applied level (e.g. Redis vs. Cassandra, Python vs. JavaScript)
  • Dedication to quality, performance, and efficiency
  • Experience in taking ownership
  • Design and business insight
  • Proficiency in English and Bulgarian
Bonus points
  • Good level of understanding of fault-tolerant systems and multi-datacenter / cloud architectures
  • Experience with continuous integration & deployment
  • Join one of the most exciting companies in the world and directly impact the way people experience their cities
  • Work with an outstanding engineering team, with plenty of opportunities for growth
  • Competitive compensation including stock options
  • Activity-based workspaces, with a variety of spaces to cultivate creativity, increase efficiency and improve health and wellness.
  • Parental leave and multiple additional parenting benefits
  • Private Medical & Dental Insurance
  • Daily meals in the office
  • Wellness Benefits and gym allowance
  • Monthly phone allowance
  • Flexible working arrangements
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.Offices continue to be central to collaboration and Uber’s cultural identity. Unless formally approved to work fully remotely, Uber expects employees to spend at least half of their work time in their assigned office. For certain roles, such as those based at green-light hubs, employees are expected to be in-office for 100% of their time. Please speak with your recruiter to better understand in-office expectations for this role.