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Sr Software Engineer, Android [Rider App]



Software Engineering
São Paulo, SP, Brazil
Posted on Friday, March 15, 2024

Sr Software Engineer, Android [Rider App]

Android, Engineering
in Sao Paulo, Brazil

About the Role:

Partners with stakeholders and leads team efforts to design, develop, and maintain complex user interfaces and features for mobile applications (Android).

About the Team:

On the Rides Engineering team, we write code that ignites opportunities for millions of people every day. We are focused on making Uber’s core ride sharing products faster, safer, and more reliable by building scalable software solutions for riders and drivers on our platform.

We are crafting and building the most highly trafficked experiences in the Rider App, including the homescreen, messaging, and core trip flow. As we scale the number of ways riders can use Uber, we’re partnering with UberAI to build Uber’s first personalized surfaces that understand what riders want in real time.

Our platform consists of a flexible, backend driven UI, that enables teams across Uber to reach Uber customers in the right context. We work closely with every team that builds in the Rider App including Transit, Micromobility, and UberEats to help them scale faster and reach more riders.

As a Mobile Engineer you’ll work across both product and platform features in the flagship Uber app.

Minimum qualifications:

  • PhD or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or related field OR 6-years full-time Software Engineering work experience, WHICH INCLUDES 5-years total technical software engineering experience in one or more of the following areas:
  • Android development
  • Android java, or Android Kotlin
  • Note the 6-years total of specialized software engineering experience may have been gained through education and full-time work experience, additional training, coursework, research, or similar (OR some combination of these). The years of specialized experience are not necessarily in addition to the years of Education & full-time work experience indicated.
  • Advanced English language skills are also important since this team will be working with other engineers and stakeholders from different regions around the world


  • Buck/Bazel
  • Cross-platform (Android and iOS)

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.

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.

*Accommodations may be available based on religious and/or medical conditions, or as required by applicable law. To request an accommodation, please reach out to accommodations@uber.com.