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Uber Technologies, Inc. Senior Backend Engineer - Driver Documents in Seattle, Washington

##About the RoleEvery month, Uber collects millions of documents from earners, spenders, and organizations to verify their identity, validate they meet external regulations and internal standards. Additionally, Uber has regulatory requirements to adjudicate certain earner documents like background check reports to help ensure only good and safe actors gain access to Uber's platform.The Documents team is on a mission to build a platform that powers document workflows across Uber. Document workflows involve Document Ingestion, inspection ( think fraud detection ), extraction ( think accurate, automated transcription), storage/retrieval ( think PII/GDPR) etc. Documents is a key service at Uber and intersects with multiple domains, such as Growth, Compliance, Safety, Risk etc. We are in the early phases of re-defining our architecture and strategy, as well as systems. You will be building things from the ground up and solving problems that haven't been solved before. It's a great time for someone to join the team and make their mark.##What You'll Do* Drive thought leadership and execution strategy on some very hard problems that are yet to be adequately defined.* Partner with fellow engineers to architect, develop and scale Uber's Documents processing platform and multiply your fellow team members performance by helping them do and become more.* Write high quality code to further our product excellence.* Mentor and support your fellow teammates.* Drive ongoing efficiency and reliability improvements that improve the quality of the systems.* Write clear documentation so that other engineers can partner to contribute and deliver.##Basic Qualifications* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience* Experience coding using general purpose programming language (eg. C/C++, Java, Python, Go, C#, or Javascript)##Preferred Qualifications* At least five (5) years of software engineering experience 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. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know by completing [this form](https://forms.gle/aDWTk9k6xtMU25Y5A).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.