Software Engineer - Security

3 months ago
US-CA-San Francisco
Safety & Security - Engineering Security
US-CA-San Francisco
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Uber Technologies, Inc.
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Uber Overview

About the job

Uber's Security team works to ensure the security of all private, personal and payment information for our full set of users - riders, drivers and partners. Our ultimate goal is to ensure that every single experience with Uber is simple, secure, and safe.We are seeking experienced software engineers with solid security background. You will join our Data Access Platform team and build platform level software, which protects Uber’s data and services in both corporate and production environments.

Job Description

Who you are

An ideal candidate shall own expertise and experience in software development and security engineering. You will build high quality software to enhance data and service protection. Part of your job duty is to review and guide other internal teams’ system designs/implementations which may have security impact.


What you’ll do

  • Develop high quality software to enhance infrastructure level security
  • Drive the implementation and integration of tools and services for authentication, authorization, data security, policy management, auditing and compliance
  • Provide subject matter expertise on architecture and systems security
  • Collaborate with other engineering & business teams to execute against the vision and roadmap

What you’ll need

  • At least 3 years of hands-on coding experience in two of the following languages: Go, Java, C/C++, Python, Node.js.
  • Ability to write high quality code: reliable, efficient, easy to debug and maintain
  • A solid understanding of information security standards & methodologies
  • Familiarity with security architecture, network protocols, cloud storage/computing, and software engineering practices  
  • Exceptional problem solving skills
  • Ability to distill complex security problems and drive toward creative solutions
  • Strong organizational and relationship skills
  • Familiarity with big data technologies: preferred


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