Grubhub Senior Software Engineer - Payments in New York, New York

Got a taste for something new?

We’re Grubhub, the nation’s leading online and mobile food ordering company. Since 2004 we’ve been connecting hungry diners to the local restaurants they love. We’re moving eating forward with no signs of slowing down.

With more than 95,000 restaurants and over 16.4 million diners across 1,700 U.S. cities and London, we’re delivering like never before. Incredible tech is our bread and butter, but amazing people are our secret ingredient. Rigorously analytical and customer-obsessed, our employees develop the fresh ideas and brilliant programs that keep our brands going and growing.

Long story short, keeping our people happy, challenged and well-fed is priority one. Interested? Let’s talk. We’re eager to show you what we bring to the table.

Grubhub is looking for a senior engineer for our Payment Services team . This team is at the heart of our order-taking infrastructure. We are looking to bolster this team by adding engineers experienced in building out fault-tolerant, high performance systems. This team is perfect for individuals that are detail oriented, and have the desire to work on mission critical systems.

  • 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 excited to use our products

  • Be a proponent for improving our platform, processes, and tools

  • 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

  • Familiar with Agile methodologies

  • Demonstrated ability to mentor/coach engineers

  • Experience 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)

  • 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.

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