Uber Technologies has announced its plan to hire 500 plus tech talent by December 2022 for its India tech centers. The app-based mobility and delivery company already has a 1,000-member tech team across its centers in Hyderabad and Bengaluru.
Jayaram Valliyur, Senior Director - Engineering, Uber said, “The tech teams at Uber are driving pioneering innovations in the realm of mobility and delivery. We’re excited to onboard passionate problem solvers to our team, to collectively lead people into cities of the future.”
The new hiring plan is a testament to Uber’s commitment to India, and its recognition of the engineering talent in the country. Recently, Uber hired 250 engineers to its India teams in 2021, with the accelerated expansion in full force at all its tech centers across the globe, including the US, Canada, LatAm, Amsterdam, and at its twin centers in India.
Uber Vice President and Head of Mobility Engineering, Praveen Neppalli Naga said, “India is a key market for Uber and we continue investing in the twin tech centers here. The teams play a crucial role in driving world-class innovations by launching products and services globally.”
He also added that Uber is committed to make mobility available at everyone’s fingertips, and the strength of our technology sets us apart in this regard.