Uber – Operations & Logistics Manager [All the cities of China]

Responsibility for the supply side of Uber’s business, pitching transportation partners on working with Uber, managing capacity and quality of supply. Analytical type (ex-bankers and consultants are common) looking for ownership and to make an impact with their work. 2-6+ years experience.


ABOUT UBER

  • Uber is a technology company. We make a smartphone app that provides users with an on-demand, private car service to take them safely and smoothly to where they need to go, in over 40 major cities around the world — at the push of a button.
  • Our revenues have grown more than 10-fold in just the past year, and they’ve accelerated with the launch of Uber in seven new cities over the past two months.
  • On another level, Uber is about applying mobile technology, data-driven decision making, and world-class operations teams to solve a massive, offline problem: urban transport.
  • These are early days. Come join us, and help us build a new fabric for urban logistics that is redefining the way people experience and get around a city.

ABOUT THE JOB

Uber is a marketplace, and our Operations & Logistics managers own the entire  “supply” side of that marketplace in their city – they optimize the quantity and quality of cars available to our users, and continually improve the rider experience via scheduling, asset utilization, and driver incentive programs.

In practice this requires a unique mix of analytical and interpersonal skills; an ability to use our data to quickly understand trends in supply and user demand, combined with an ability to motivate and incent our partners to behave in ways that take advantage of those insights. Highly refined people skills, as well as toughness, persistence and grit, are