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Senior Manager, Infrastructure Engineering

Columbus, Ohio 500 Neil Ave, 43215
Senior Manager, Infrastructure Engineering (22012333)



Chipotle Technology's mission is to position our brand as a leader in the digital economy by building a team and capabilities that complement our amazing food and people culture.
Our 3 year strategy is to build a world class team that creates solutions that focus on consumer experiences, employee tools, and long term profitable growth while also improving core systems stability, functionality and availability.


As Senior Manager of Infrastructure Engineering, you’ll develop a plan aligned to restaurant and corporate infrastructure that will effectively support our unprecedented growth. Your leadership acumen will enable our teams who are opening a new restaurant every day, expanding our international footprint, and creating new enterprise opportunities. We’ll leverage your mindshare to create the vision to manage IoT and edge computing devices, modernize legacy systems, as well as prepare for future capabilities, including automation and robotics.


You will build deep and collaborative relationships with other teams in order to support and advance Chipotle’s overall success, including IT Security, Cloud Engineering, Facilities, and Corporate Support.

If this sounds like a role that would benefit from your career progression and growth objectives (and you’re inspired by free burritos), read on!



In addition to following and supporting Chipotle’s policies and procedures, principal accountabilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assume overall responsibility for the quality of production activities pertaining to premise-based platforms. This includes, but is not limited to availability, scheduling, applications, problem reporting and trending, capacity planning, configuration management, recovery, and disaster recovery as they may apply to assigned functions. Implement changes to improve reliability of production operations.
  • Maintain control over relevant projects to ensure that they are completed within planned time estimates. Uses effective project status reporting methods
  • Assume responsibility for budget preparation and overall financial management of functional area.
  • Determine essential infrastructure gaps and plans for future growth.
  • Assign personnel to projects. Motivate staff to perform to their full potential.
  • Establish and administer an annual performance review, continuing education, and career development program for each information technology professional staff member
  • Ensure that all projects are conducted in compliance with standard methodologies and procedures
  • Maintain an effective working relationship with business colleagues and other information technology professionals. Keep other groups informed of project status and can influence decisions on key issues in a timely manner
  • Keep request backlog organized and work proactively with executive management to ensure activities with the highest financial and strategic return are pursued
  • Additional duties as assigned



  • B.A./B.S. in MIS or Computer Science, or an equivalent in education and experience.
  • 10+ years of combination of relevant technical and people leadership experience
  • 8+ years of supervisory experience
  • Deep understanding of cloud and premise-based infrastructure technologies, management tools and the like. 
  • Experienced at partner relationship management.
  • People leadership skills
  • The ability to function in a cross-functional organization and provide technology guidance.

Chipotle Mexican Grill, Inc. (NYSE: CMG) is cultivating a better world by serving responsibly sourced, classically-cooked, real food with wholesome ingredients without artificial colors, flavors or preservatives. Chipotle has 3,000 restaurants as of February 16, 2022, in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France and Germany and is the only restaurant company of its size that owns and operates all its restaurants. Chipotle is ranked on the Fortune 500 and is recognized on the 2021 lists for Forbes' America's Best Employers and Fortune's Most Admired Companies. With nearly 102,000 employees passionate about providing a great guest experience, Chipotle is a longtime leader and innovator in the food industry. Chipotle is committed to making its food more accessible to everyone while continuing to be a brand with a demonstrated purpose as it leads the way in digital, technology and sustainable business practices. For more information or to place an order online, visit WWW.CHIPOTLE.COM.



Food served fast does not have to be a typical fast-food experience.  Chipotle has always done things differently, both in and out of our restaurants. We are changing the face of fast food, starting conversations, and directly supporting efforts to shift the future of farming and food. We hope you will join us as we continue to learn, evolve, and shape what comes next on our mission to make better food accessible to everyone.

Primary Location: Ohio - Columbus - 8890 - 500 Neil Ave-(08890)

Work Location:
8890 - 500 Neil Ave-(08890)
500 Neil Ave
Columbus 43215

Job Information Technology Job Posting Apr. 19, 2022 Job Number 22012333

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