Grubhub is the nation's leading online and mobile food ordering company dedicated to connecting hungry diners with local takeout restaurants. The company’s online and mobile ordering platforms allow diners to order directly from approximately 40,000 takeout restaurants in more than 1,000 U.S. cities and London. Every order is supported by the company’s 24/7 customer service teams. Grubhub has offices in Chicago, New York and London.

Director of Engineering, Delivery Systems at Grubhub
About The Opportunity

We’re hiring for Director of Engineering, Delivery Systems to join our team. GrubHub leads in the mobile food-ordering industry with a portfolio of brands that includes GrubHub, Seamless, MenuPages and Allmenus. We’re dedicated to connecting hungry diners with local restaurants. With offices in New York City, Chicago and London, GrubHub supports every order with 24/7 customer service.


We’re looking for a leader who is  willing to transform and build-out our Delivery Teams. We’re looking for a Leader who isn’t afraid to get their hands dirty in the architecture and design of our delivery systems.



Some Challenges You’ll Tackle
  • Work with product on prioritization and scheduling of product and engineering features
  • Coach and mentor engineering teams and team leaders
  • Guide growth and evolution of the team and engineering platform
  • Own team engagement through 1x1s, communication, celebrations, training
You Should Have

  • 10+ years of experience
    • 5+ years of focused programming (Java, Scala, C#, Ruby)
    • 5+ years of experience managing engineers
    • 3+ years of experience managing multiple teams
    • Experience coaching / mentoring Engineering Managers
    • Experience managing a highly scalable environment is preferred.
  • 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.
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Why work with us
Be the first of your friends to declare, "I love where I work!" and actually mean it. Laugh hard and work with some of the best and brightest in the tech industry. We want you to enjoy where you work, who you work with and what you work on. At GrubHub, you can order your cake and eat it too!
Grubhub offers a very laid back culture where they encourage all employees to contribute to the success of the organization through their entrepreneurial spirit. The organization thrives on team members of all levels interacting, collaborating and mentoring each other.
Perks & Benefits
Competitive salaries and a 401(k) plan with employer matching
$18 per week to use on the Grubhub website
Restricted stock units for all team members
Unlimited snacks and beverages
Learning and development opportunities
Flexible vacation time, paid holidays, and company outings
Casual dress code and private roof top deck

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