IT Engineering: Meet the Team that Keeps Uber Moving

ARAH GO | October 24, 2019

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As a global company, Uber employees rely on a host of tools and technologies to enhance our platform and support our millions of daily customers. Our IT Engineering team (IT Eng) develops and maintains the systems and services that let the rest of the company do its work. For IT Eng, every Uber employee is a customer.

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