Site Reliability Engineer - Big Data (DevOps Practice)

About The Opportunity
Welcome!

Hungry for a new venture?

Grubhub is the nation's leading online and mobile food ordering company, dedicated to connecting hungry diners with their favorite local restaurants. The people who work at Grubhub are our company's greatest asset; each person at Grubhub plays an integral part in building tools and technology that help restaurants succeed, and in cooking up fresh new ways to delight our diners.

The company’s online and mobile ordering platforms allow diners to order directly from more than 55,000 takeout restaurants in over 1,100 U.S. cities and London. The Grubhub portfolio of brands includes Grubhub, Seamless, AllMenus, and MenuPages.

We want you to enjoy where you work, who you work with and what you work on. At Grubhub, you can order your cake and eat it too!

 

Grubhub engineers own and run their products and services from conception to continuous operation. DevOps engineers play a key role and are embedded within teams to focus on the operational aspects of our services.

Some Challenges You’ll Tackle

  • Create, maintain, own and operate your team’s services that supporting fundamental capabilities within Grubhub’s products
  • Tackle some of the most challenging problems you can face developing high availability services in a distributed cloud environment that needs to scale exponentially
  • Help evaluate and choose emerging technologies…new service protocols and architectures, self-healing capabilities, globally distributed caching, performance and code quality tooling, etc. Determine the right tool for the right task

Tools we work with:

  • Java for micro services
  • Cassandra
  • Docker (in production!)
  • Mesos and Marathon for job scheduling
  • Combination of AWS and our own hardware
  • Python and Fabric for automation and our CD pipeline
  • Jenkins for builds and task execution
  • Linux (CentOS and Ubuntu)
  • DataDog for metrics and alerting
  • Puppet

You Should Have

  • Minimum 4+ years experience building complex distributed systems. In this role you are the one gravitating toward operational concerns of the team, focusing on reliability, performance, capacity planning and automation of everything
  • Proficient in high level script languages such as Python or Ruby (Python preferred)
  • Experience developing solutions leveraging Docker
  • Experience managing Linux (Centos, Ubuntu) systems
  • Configuration management experience with Puppet, Chef, or Ansible
  • Building/implementing monitoring for network, server and application status
  • Experience with monitoring tools such as graphite, nagios, Datadog, Runscope
  • Experience with log aggregation systems using splunk, logstash, loggly, elasticsearch
  • Continuous integration, testing, and deployment using git, jenkins
  • Experience with relational databases (MySQL)  
  • Experience with NoSQL databases (Cassandra, Couchbase, Mongo)
  • Experience with Hadoop (Cloudera, DataStax), mahout and other big data platforms
  • Exceptional communication and troubleshooting skills

And Of Course, Perks!

  • Unlimited paid vacation days. Choose how your time is spent
  • Never go hungry! We provide weekly Grubhub/Seamless credit
  • Regular in-office social events, including happy hours, wine tastings, karaoke, bingo with prizes and more
  • Company-Wide Initiatives encouraging innovation, continuous learning and cross-department connections

We deliver favorites every day. Join us as we move eating forward.

Grubhub is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: DOL Poster. If you are applying for a job in the U.S. and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to [email protected] and let us know the nature of your request and contact information. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address.


Meet Some of GrubHub's Employees

Noel C.

Software Engineer

Noel and his API Team create and code the mobile, web search, and result platforms. Their work interprets the information GrubHub clients consume on a daily basis.

Kerry H.

Project Manager

Kerry works as a Project Manager on the Corporate Team—collaborating on short-term initiatives to make food ordering and bill paying hassle free for GrubHub's Corporate clients.


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