The nation's leading online and mobile food ordering and delivery marketplace
Engineering Manager$250k – $300k
While we are food-obsessed, we are also customer-obsessed. We look to constantly innovate our technology so our diners’ food experience is memorable, restaurant owners get more business and individuals across the country looking for work can deliver the food from the restaurant to the diner flawlessly. We take great pride in knowing that we are a part of 20+ million diners food ordering experience and we are partnered with 125,000 restaurants in 2,400 US cities across our suite of apps (Grubhub, LevelUp, Seamless, Tapingo, AllMenus, and MenuPages).
Want to be a part of the biggest movement in the US that is moving eating forward? If so, we want to talk to you - and hear what’s your favorite restaurant for food delivery!
We are looking for a Team Lead - Software Engineer to provide technical and architectural leadership for a key Restaurant engineering team. You will conceptualize, design, build and deploy new and innovative products and services for the Grubhub Restaurant Platform to facilitate the wide offerings, capabilities, and feedback loops for our restaurant partners. Our Team Leads wear a lot of hats - including hands-on coding, mentoring developers, influencing our product vision, and designing our system architecture. We have high standards for code quality, all forms of testing, and intelligent architecture.
Some Challenges You’ll Tackle
Architect, implement and test technology solutions at Grubhub
Motivate and advise technical solutions across multiple cross-functional teams
Take technical responsibility for a family of systems - manage technical debt, be on the lookout for opportunities for improvement, and work with system engineers to keep our production systems scaling and performing wickedly fast
Actively contribute to the adoption of software architecture, best practices, and technologies.
Facilitate your team's agile operations by overseeing all sprints, ceremonies, and the team backlog.
Participate in future product direction
Act as a technical voice for the restaurant engineering group
Encourage continuous delivery and an experimentation-centered development process
Mentorship including development and career planning for your team members
You should have:
Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Programming or Engineering related field
7+ years experience building highly-scalable consumer-facing applications (e-commerce preferred)
2+ years in a leadership capacity or 5+ years experience with leadership responsibilities
Provides mentorship and coaching on career growth and development in a formal setting
Manages a team of Engineers and provides mentorship and coaching on career growth for People Management responsibility
Masterful understanding of Java (5+ years experience)
Experience architecting, designing and developing testable, fault-tolerant, and performant software
Masterful understanding of unit testing, integration testing, and load testing
Mastery of service and system-level architecture
Experience successfully building distributed and highly available systems
Experience with AWS and Cloud Infrastructure
Experience and understanding of Non-Relational Databases
Understanding Cassandra specifically is a plus
GrubHub at a glance
GrubHub focuses on Business Services, Hospitality, and Restaurants. Their company has offices in Chicago. They have a mid-size team that's between 51-200 employees. To date, GrubHub has raised $84.1M of funding; their latest round was closed on September 2011.