Software Engineer I

Grubhub - New York, NY (30+ days ago)3.2


About The Opportunity
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 85,000 restaurants and 15.6 million diners across 1,600 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.

We are looking for Software Engineers to help us dramatically expand and improve our set of products while simultaneously supporting a massive increase in the capacity of our systems. We have been extremely picky about assembling a team of smart, humble people who are passionate about creating amazing products. We work in an agile manner and believe strongly that small cross-functional teams empowered to make decisions and move fast are the best way to do so. This is an unbeatable opportunity for developers who hope to work on and deliver world class software in a friendly, fun, and innovative environment.

Some Challenges You’ll Tackle

Design, implement, and deliver awesome technical platforms and products for all constituencies (diners, corporate accounts, restaurants, internal tools)

Understand our products from both a technical and business perspective in the context of our larger business.

Communicate with leadership, product owners, other technologists, and users to create working software based on an understanding of business and technical priorities.

Break down complex problems into elegant technical solutions to intelligently solve problems for diners, restaurant, corporate accounts and internal stakeholders.

Actively contribute to the adoption of strong software architecture, development best practices, and new technologies. We are always improving the process of building software; we need you to help contribute.

You will be a key part in accurately estimating the timing of software delivery.

You Should Have

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field

Strong track record of strong academic performance (3.0 or higher cumulative GPA)

Solid foundation in software programming in one or more of the following languages: Java, Python, C, C++, Ruby, Scala, C#, Objective C

Eagerness to contribute in a team-oriented environment

Ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

Familiar with Agile software development methodologies

Interested in working for a fast paced tech and product oriented company

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

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 TalentAcquisition@grubhub.com 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.