• Director Engineering - Personalization

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    2017-2992
    Category
    Technology
  • 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 more than 80,000 restaurants and over 14 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.

     

    GrubHub is seeking a Director of Engineering to join and grow our Personalization team.  This team is at the center of building our product and marketing personalization platform in order to deliver the most relevant data to our customers via the right channel at the right time. As a senior member of our team, you will lead a world-class engineering practice and play an active role in shaping the evolution of Grubhub’s personalization efforts.

    Some Challenges You’ll Tackle

    • You will develop, hire and enable engineering teams and engineering leaders and scale our practice.
    • You will lead technology, delivery, innovation, and business impact of an engineering team and the engineering platform.
    • You will provide context, support and guidance as our team works toward our objectives — you will inspire, not just direct.
    • You will work with your team to develop and steward a long-term technology roadmap.
    • You will partner closely with product on prioritization and scheduling of product and engineering features.

    You Should Have

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Programming or Engineering related field
    • 10+ years experience in software development or engineering field
      • 5+ years of focused programming (Java, Scala, C#, Ruby)
      • 5+ years of leadership experience managing & mentoring a teams
      • 3+ years of software architecture work
    • Experience managing external resources (off-shore teams, contractors, etc.)
    • Experience with data engineering and modeling a strong plus
    • A strong understanding of agile processes
    • A strong background in technical design / architecture
    • A strong background in building high volume distributed systems
    • Strong communication (written, verbal) 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 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.

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