Senior Backend Engineer – Node.js – Olo

Job Information

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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Job Experience : 5-10 years

Job Description

Olo’s Guest Enagement + Operations team is passionate about reimagining the restaurant experience by bringing everything a restaurant knows about each customer to every interaction and business decision.

Our first-ever-purpose-built-for-restaurants CDP & CRM are at the core of our products and bring powerful customer intelligence to operations, marketing, guest sentiment, and more. We are looking for an experienced Senior Backend Engineer to architect and develop essential systems and features on this creative team.

Reporting to an Engineering Manager on the GEO team, our next Senior Backend Engineer will help us take our product scaling to the next level.

If you are passionate about backend technologies, comfortable working solo or collaboratively to accomplish projects, and excel in a high ownership environment while taking large projects from spec to ship, this may be the perfect role for you.

You can work remotely from anywhere in the U.S. or at Olo’s headquarters in NYC on the 82nd floor of One World Trade Center.
What You’ll Do
• Build important Guest Engagement + Operations features and infrastructure
• Spec projects based on product requirements and design mocks
• Translate spec to technical tickets
• Write, QA, and ship code to production
• Improve our technology and team
• Review fellow team member’s work through code review and RFCs
• Co-create architecture and specs for other projects

What We’ll Expect From You
• 6+ years of experience
• You are a proven backend engineer building scalable and fault-tolerant services
• You have knowledge of backend technologies likeRedis, or similar
• You have experience handling heavy load and architecting/developing features at scale
• You are proficient in API development and micro-services architecture
• You are opinionated about how things are built and will be an essential member of a growing Product and Engineering team
• Lover of food and restaurants

About Olo

Olo is a leading on-demand commerce platform powering the restaurant industry’s digital transformation. Millions of orders per day run on Olo’s enterprise SaaS engine, enabling brands to maximize the convergence of digital and brick-and-mortar operations. The Olo platform provides the infrastructure to capture demand and manage consumer orders from every channel. With integrations to over 100 technology partners, Olo customers can build digital experiences with the largest and most flexible restaurant commerce ecosystem on the market. Over 500 restaurant brands use Olo to grow digital sales, maximize profitability, and preserve direct consumer relationships. Learn more at

Olo’s headquarters is located on the 82nd floor of One World Trade Center. In addition to our NYC cohort, over 75% of our team works remotely across the U.S. We offer great benefits, such as 20 days of Paid Time Off, fully paid health, dental and vision care premiums, a 401k match, company equity, a generous parental leave plan, and perks like team events.

Our best estimate of the compensation range for this opportunity is $130K – 175K annually for a Senior I and $155K – 200K annually for a Senior II, depending on the experience you bring and your location. We look forward to discussing your salary expectations and our full total rewards offerings throughout the interview process.

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