• Senior Software Engineer - Payments

    Job Locations US-NY-New York | US-IL-Chicago | US-Remote
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  • About The Opportunity

    Got a taste for something new?

    Here at Grubhub we’ve been dedicated to giving diners the most convenient way to order food from their favorite restaurants (whether that’s a late night Chalupa from Taco Bell or a salad for lunch from a local restaurant the day after they enjoyed said late night Chalupa).

    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 part-time work can deliver the food from the restaurant to the diner flawlessly. We take great pride in knowing that we are a part of 17+ million diners food ordering experience and we are partnered with 105,000 restaurants in 2,000 US cities across our suite of apps (Grubhub, LevelUp, Seamless, Tapingo, Eat24).

    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!


    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.  

    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 excited 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
    • 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)

    And Of Course, Perks!

    And Of Course, Perks!

    • Flexible PTO. It’s true, no strings attached and all the time you need to recharge.
    • Better Benefits. Get quality insurance, flex-spending accounts, retirement options and commuter perks.  
    • Free Food. Kitchens are stocked and free Grubhub each week.
    • Stock Up. All of our employees are owners, in fact, they’re granted Restricted Stock Units, which means we’re all in it to win it.
    • Casual Culture. Catch rays on the rooftop or get comfy on a couch and get to know your coworkers — because work, should be a place you want to be.


    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


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