Sr. Software Engineer - Order Platform

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’s order processing system handles several tasks that are imperative to our ability to do business. The team is seeking engineers experienced in the development of distributed, high-traffic applications in a complex, continually evolving environment. Candidates applying for roles on this team should have solid communication skills and a strong desire to collaborate, in addition to expert level design, architecture, and development skills.

 

Some Challenges You’ll Tackle

  • Develop highly-available, fault-tolerant core features on our ordering platform
  • Collaborate with leadership, product owners, and technologists to deliver features that make our users happy to use our products
  • Be a proponent for improving our platform, processes, and tools

You Should Have

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Programming or Engineering related field
  • 5+ years experience building highly-scalable consumer-facing applications  (e-commerce preferred)
  • Experience with End-to-End (E2) testing frameworks
  • Experience working in a test-driven development
  • Familiarity with Agile methodologies
  • Experience mentoring/coaching engineers along with overseeing the technical work of developers from other teams or 3rd party vendors.
  • Java, C#, or a similar modern object-oriented language
  • Knowledge of or experience with developing distributed systems
  • Familiarity with eventually consistent databases (Cassandra/MongoDB/CouchDB)

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

Steven Y.

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Steven uses every marketing tool from television to direct mail to display advertising to consistently acquire new customers—and drive GrubHub forward in the industry.

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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