Mahesh Hada

Senior Software Engineer at Uber

Talk Title

Mobile Feature Flags and Experiments at Uber


Fisher East




11:15 > 40 min


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Mobile feature flag and experimentation platform at Uber provide product teams with the ability to gradually release new features, manage remote configurations, conduct controlled experiments independently of the mobile app release cycle, and empower data-driven decision-making.

In this talk, we will explore the design of the mobile feature flag and experimentation SDK, the different challenges involved in delivering feature flag values and remote configurations rapidly to millions of users, and the methods utilized by Uber to protect its business during incident mitigation.

Attendees will gain valuable insights into the best practices for mobile experimentation at scale, learn techniques for overcoming challenges when designing a reliable and robust system, and discover how Uber has successfully utilized experimentation to continuously enhance its mobile apps.

Speaker Bio

Mahesh has been working as a Software Engineer at Uber for 3.5+ years, he has primarily worked with mobile platform teams to ship various products like In-app bug reporter, Uber beta app upgrade library, Dynamic app bundles, and Experimentation.