Uber India plans to hire 500 tech employees by December 2022. The company already has a 1,000-member team across its tech centres in Hyderabad and Bengaluru.
Uber hired 250 engineers to its India teams in 2021. The company has been expanding teams globally at all its tech centres , including the US, Canada, Amsterdam, and its twin centres in India. Earlier this week, the company inaugurated a new floor at its Bengaluru tech centre.
“The tech teams at Uber are driving pioneering innovations in the realm of mobility and delivery. We are excited to onboard passionate problem solvers to our team, to collectively lead people into cities of the future,” Jayaram Valliyur, Senior Director – Engineering, Uber said.
Uber is looking for engineers, data scientists, and program managers to join its global engineering and product teams, said Manikandan Thangarathnam, Senior Director- Engineering, Uber.
Uber set up its first tech centre in India in 2014 at Hyderabad, and expanded it over the years to become the second-largest in the world after the US. The centres at Hyderabad and Bengaluru handle functions for Uber, such as Rider Engineering, Eats Engineering, Infra Tech, Data, Maps, Uber for Business, Fintech, Critical Obsession and Growth & Marketing, among others.