Staff Engineer - Front End at Grubhub

| Greater Boston Area
Sorry, this job was removed at 11:34 a.m. (EST) on Saturday, October 16, 2021
Find out who's hiring in Boston.
See all Developer + Engineer jobs in Boston
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
About The Opportunity
We're all about connecting hungry diners with our network of over 300,000 restaurants nationwide. Innovative technology, user-friendly platforms and streamlined delivery capabilities set us apart and make us an industry leader in the world of online food ordering. When you join our team, you become part of a community that works together to innovate, solve problems, grow, work hard and have a ton of fun in the process!
Why Work For Us
Grubhub is a place where authentically fun culture meets innovation and teamwork. We believe in empowering people and opening doors for new opportunities. If you're looking for a place that values strong relationships, embraces diverse ideas-all while having fun together-Grubhub is the place for you!
Come join the Grubhub team in Boston to help build the next-generation growth engine for restaurants, connecting brands and guests with a seamless customer experience that blends analytics, loyalty, and rewards. And now as part of one of the nation's leading online and mobile food ordering companies, Grubhub is on the front lines creating an even more complete solution for restaurants.
As a Staff Engineer on the Restaurant Dashboard, you will be defining, designing, building, maintaining, and scaling new and innovative products and services for our restaurant partners. You'll spend time coaching your peers, bringing the best out of all of our ideas to provide compelling product offerings, capabilities and feedback loops that keep our restaurants in control, informed, and help them to grow their businesses, and help keep our technical brand managers focused on keeping those restaurants satisfied.
Our Staff Engineers wear a lot of hats - including hands-on coding, mentoring developers, influencing our product vision, and designing our system architecture. We have high standards for code quality, all forms of testing, and intelligent architecture.
The Impact You Will Make
  • Architect, implement and test technology solutions at Grubhub
  • Provide technical mentorship, guidance and quality-focused code review to your team members
  • Coach your team on how to translate product needs into wise choices
  • Build and maintain large-scale, high-availability web applications with an active and growing user base
  • Collaborate with Frontend Platform engineers to contribute patterns and libraries that can set the standard across GrubHub engineering
  • Construct reusable components and front-end libraries for future use across our product suite
  • Translate designs and wireframes into high quality code
  • Optimize components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers
  • Ensure quality by designing SLOs, and balancing the tradeoffs between our UI, integration and unit test suites
  • Identify, triage and solve complex issues and problems in timely and efficient manner
  • You will work with your team to monitor and ensure the health of the platform, which includes a 24/7 hour on-call rotation, to ensure a great customer experience.

What You Bring to the Table
  • Extensive professional experience (7+ years) with front-end web development, including command of a modern framework - React preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or ample real world experience
  • Strong proficiency with Javascript, CSS, HTML
  • Familiarity with common front-end development tools such as Babel, Webpack, NPM, etc.
  • Experience with TypeScript preferred.
  • Familiarity with a modern server side framework - Rails preferred
  • Strong proficiency using and building RESTful web APIs
  • Familiarity with Agile software development methodologies
  • Strong understanding of responsive design
  • Distributed version control experience with Git
  • Self-directed and responsible for deliverables of yourself and fellow team members
  • Team player with excellent written and spoken communication skills

And Of Course, Perks!
  • Flexible PTO . Grubhub employees enjoy a generous amount of time to recharge.
  • Health and Wellness. Excellent medical benefits, employee network groups and paid parental leave are just a few of our programs to support your overall well-being.
  • Competitive Pay. You'll receive a competitive base salary with eligibility for generous incentives, bonuses, commission or RSUs (role-specific).
  • Learning and Career Growth. Your personal and professional development is a priority at Grubhub. We empower you to be a leader and grow your career through training, coaching and mentorship opportunities.
  • MealPerks. Get meals on us! Our employees get a weekly Grubhub credit to enjoy and support local restaurants.
  • Fun. Every Grubhub office has an employee-led Culture Crew that connects people through fun, meaningful events and initiatives like Wellness Wednesdays, Slack competitions and virtual happy hours!
  • Social Impact. At Grubhub we believe in giving back through programs like the Grubhub Community Relief Fund and donating $1 million to the Equal Justice Initiative in 2020. Employees are also given paid time off each year to support the causes that are important to them.
  • COVID-19 Response. All of our employees are currently working from home and will be for the foreseeable future. We look forward to seeing everyone in-office when it's safe to return.

Grubhub is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome diversity and encourage a workplace that is just as diverse as the customers we serve. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics. If you're applying for a job in the U.S. and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an email to [email protected] 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 email address.
CA Privacy Notice: If you are a resident of the State of California and would like a copy of our CA privacy notice, please email [email protected]
Read Full Job Description
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • CassandraDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • SQLAnalytics
    • AxureDesign
    • IllustratorDesign
    • SketchDesign
    • FigmaDesign
    • JIRAManagement
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

We are in the heart of downtown Boston's financial district, easily accessible by bus and train, and surrounded by tons of restaurants and amenities.

An Insider's view of Grubhub

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

Our inside sales team lives on the company's front lines, playing an integral part in our growth strategy. Our sales team has direct access to our CSO, CEO and the entire marketing team. Their feedback, ideas, and suggestions -- even down to who they choose to call day in and day out ultimately define who our next client becomes.

Kathleen

Inside Sales Manager

What are Grubhub Perks + Benefits

Grubhub Benefits Overview

PTO. Grubhub employees enjoy a generous amount of time to recharge.

Health and Wellness. Excellent medical benefits, employee network groups and paid parental leave are just a few of our programs to support your overall well-being.

Competitive Pay. You’ll receive a competitive base salary with eligibility for generous incentives, bonuses, commission or RSUs (role-specific).

Learning and Career Growth. Your personal and professional development is a priority at Grubhub. We empower you to be a leader and grow your career through training, coaching and mentorship opportunities.

MealPerks. Get meals on us! Our employees get a weekly Grubhub credit to enjoy and support local restaurants.
Fun. Every Grubhub office has an employee-led Culture Crew that connects people through fun, meaningful events and initiatives like Wellness Wednesdays, Slack competitions and virtual happy hours!

Social Impact. At Grubhub we believe in giving back through programs like the Grubhub Community Relief Fund and donating $1 million to the Equal Justice Initiative in 2020. Employees are also given paid time off each year to support the causes that are important to them.

COVID-19 Response. All of our employees are currently working from home and will be for the foreseeable future. We look forward to seeing everyone in-office when it’s safe to return.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Grubhub partners with many Non Profits through our “Donate the Change” program. Past examples include The National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC), Feed the Soul Foundation, and World Central Kit
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Diversity
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Certain roles within Grubhub are eligible to receive company equity.
Performance Bonus
Certain roles within Grubhub are eligible for bonuses.
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Relocation Assistance
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing Education stipend
Technology employees are eligible to receive up to $2,000 annually for continuing education opportunities such as conferences, bootcamps and events.
Time allotted for learning
Online course subscriptions available
More Jobs at Grubhub74 open jobs
All Jobs
Finance
Data + Analytics
Design + UX
Dev + Engineer
Marketing
Operations
Product
Project Mgmt
Sales
Content
Developer
new
Boston
Operations
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Sales
new
Boston
Data + Analytics
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Sales
new
Boston
Data + Analytics
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Product
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Marketing
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Design + UX
new
Boston
Sales
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Project Mgmt
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Sales
new
Boston
Product
new
Boston
Data + Analytics
new
Boston
Data + Analytics
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Operations
new
Boston
Data + Analytics
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Operations
new
Boston
Content
new
Boston
Finance
new
Boston
Sales
new
Boston
Data + Analytics
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Developer
new
Boston
Design + UX
new
Boston
Apply now
By clicking continue you agree to Built In’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.
Save jobView Grubhub's full profileSee more Grubhub jobs