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Open Source at Uber: A Conversation with Yuri Shkuro, Jaeger Project Lead

Yuri Shkuro dicusses his journey to open source at Uber, his experience developing Jaeger, our open source distributed tracing system, and how to grow an open source community from scratch.

Meet Uber’s Software Engineer Apprentices

Uber's Software Engineer Apprentice Program gives developers with non-traditional paths to programming an opportunity to work on industry-level software while receiving extended training and mentorship.
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Profiles in Coding: Tatiana Romanova, Uber Payments Platform, Amsterdam

Uber site reliability engineer Tatiana Romanova, based in our Amsterdam engineering office, discusses her computer science background, her journey to Uber, and her work maintaining our Payments Platform.

Engineering Confidence: A Beginner’s Guide to Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

How do you overcome imposter syndrome? Act with confidence, follow your first instinct, and always be learning and teaching.

Seeing Double: Meet Uber’s Identical Twin Data Scientists

Afshine and Shervine Amidi, identical twins, discuss their journeys to data science and how their work at Uber helps teams improve user experiences on our platform.
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IT Engineering: Meet the Team that Keeps Uber Moving

Uber's IT Engineering team builds the tools and systems that help other Uber employees do their jobs. Meet a few of these remarkable behind-the-scenes engineers.

The Uber Engineering Summer Intern Experience

As this summer comes to a close, profiles from last summer's Uber Engineering intern class and what their Uber experience was like.

Open Source at Uber: Meet Shan He, the Architect Behind kepler.gl

Shan He, the technical lead on Uber's kepler.gl framework, discusses her journey to data visualization and why she believes open source is such an important part of her team's work.
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Bringing Uber Freight to Chicago: A Conversation with Engineering Manager Tory Schober

Engineering manager Tory Schober talks about creating an Uber Freight engineering team in Chicago, and how that team will benefit from being close to its customer base.

Uber Open Source: Catching Up with Celina Ward, M3 Observability Engineer

Celina Ward discusses her journey to engineering, what it was like to present at Kubecon 2018, and what’s next for M3, Uber's open source metrics platform.

Science at Uber: Bringing Research to the Roads

Uber Principal Engineer Waleed Kadous discusses how we assess technologies our teams can leverage to improve the reliability and performance of our platform.

From Self-Driving Cars to Optimizing Claims Efficiency: My Unconventional Journey to Insurance Engineering

In this article, engineering manager Lili Kan reflects on her decision to lead Uber's Insurance Engineering team and discusses the challenges—and opportunities—of building insurance products for our platform.

Science at Uber: Making a Real-world Impact with Data Science

Suzette Puente, Uber Data Science Manager, shares how she applies her graduate work in statistics to forecast traffic patterns and generate better routes.

Designing Uber’s Product Manager Bootcamp

Uber’s Product Manager Bootcamp facilitates a more robust and streamlined onboarding experience for new PMs, leading to increased alignment, communication, and collaboration between product teams.

Science at Uber: Powering Uber’s Ridesharing Technologies Through Mapping

Dawn Woodard, Director of Data Science, considers travel time prediction one of Uber's most interesting mapping problems.

Playing the Perfect Game: Building Uber Eats on Android

To mark the two-year anniversary of Uber Eats, Android engineer Hilary Karls discusses how her team's commitment to "playing the perfect game" resulted in one of Uber’s most successful products.
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Profiles in Coding: Sylvain Francois, Uber Freight

For Uber's Profiles in Coding series, we interview Uber Freight engineer Sylvain Francois to find out the nature of his daily work and his best tips for coders.

Uber Engineering Celebrates Take Your Kids to Work Day

In this article, we share highlights from Uber’s annual Take Your Kids to Work Day celebration, an opportunity for the children of Uber parents to get a taste of what it’s like to work at a technology company.

Solving for Urban Air Travel: A Q&A with François Sillion, Director of Uber ATCP

As head of Uber's Advanced Technologies Center in Paris, Francois Sillion and his team are responsible for supporting the R&D behind Uber Air, our effort to add a third dimension to our platform using flying vehicles.
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Setting the Pace: A Q&A with Jennifer Anderson, Senior Director of Engineering at Uber

Jennifer Anderson, a veteran of Silicon Valley technology companies, leads Uber's Product Platform organization, which hosts our core services. In this interview, she describes her organization and the lessons she has learned.

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