West Hollywood, CA

Senior Systems Engineer, Cloud Infrastructure at Tinder

| Greater LA Area
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Are you passionate about infrastructure at a global scale? Are you curious, a builder, a problem solver? Our platform handles billions of events a day, terabytes of data, and millions of network requests with frequent code deployments. As a Senior Systems Engineer, you will not be siloed into a small part of that infrastructure. You will be responsible for Tinder’s Global Platform. Are you ready for a challenge? See our openings!

We have openings for this position in both our Los Angeles and relocation assistance is available. 

In this role, you will:

  • Build and scale our cloud-based infrastructure for a global user base of hundreds of millions
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting of systems to ensure SLAs are met
  • Collaborate with various engineering teams on design and expansion of our infrastructure

We’re looking for:

  • 6+ years of strong Systems Engineering within the Linux ecosystem
  • Experience solving problems at scale
  • Strong coding skills to write tools and automation -- i.e., Python, Golang
  • Solid understanding of networking principles - TCP/IP and load balancing
  • Experience with kernel and network tuning for performance and stability

Bonus points if you have:

  • Experience with Kubernetes, Docker, Containers
  • AWS experience, including but not limited to EC2, DynamoDB, RDS, and ElastiCache
  • Large scale microservice service mesh architectures
  • Network request tracing, rate-limiting
  • Experience with Terraform
  • Familiarity with Node.js/Go/Java - you don’t need to write it, we just need you to know how to read it

As part of our team, you’ll enjoy:

  • The hustle of a startup with the impact of a global business
  • Tremendous opportunity to solve some of the industry’s most exciting problems
  • Working with an extraordinary team of smart, creative, fun and highly motivated people
  • Comprehensive health coverage, competitive salary, 401(k) match and meaningful equity
  • Unlimited vacation and flexible working hours
  • Daily catered lunches, endless supply of refreshments, basketball court, fitness classes and social events
  • Modern, uplifting work environment in an ideal location

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Where we are

Occasionally referred to as WeHo, West Hollywood sits between Beverly Hills and Hollywood in Los Angeles.

Technology we use

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  • Sales & Marketing
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What are Tinder Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Group brainstorming sessions
Open office floor plan
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
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)
Pre-tax savings spending account for health care (up to $2,650/year) and dependent care (up to $5,000/year) expenses
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Dental preventive, restorative and orthodontia care for you and eligible dependents
Vision Benefits
Vision exam and corrective care for you and eligible dependents
Health Insurance Benefits
Health care preventive and illness coverage for you and your eligible dependents
Life Insurance
Basic Life Insurance, Basic Accidental Death & Dismemberment (AD&D) Insurance, Supplemental Life Insurance, Supplemental (AD&D) Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
At Tinder HQ in LA we have a Personal Trainer on Mondays, Yoga Instructor on Tuesdays and Breathworks on Wednesdays.
Team workouts
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
50% match (up to 3%)
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
All new Mothers and Fathers are eligible for 12 weeks of paid leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Tinder's unlimited paid vacation policy allows employees to take time off work as they need, providing they comply with manager approval
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Tinder offers employees paid time off to observe all major holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Beer & wine!
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Tinder employees have access to a WageWorks Savings account allowing them to put money aside, pre-tax, up to IRS limits for commuter expenses
Company Outings
Tinder has company wide Holiday & Summer parties
Free Daily Meals
Tinder has catered lunch & dinner everyday as well as catered breakfast on Fridays
Stocked Kitchen
Tinder has a fully stocked kitchen including unlimited snacks, coffee, tea and all of the flavored LaCroix you can handle
Some Meals Provided
Free lunch daily and free breakfast on Fridays
Happy Hours
Tinder hosts monthly New Hire Happy Hours as well as ad hoc celebrations for new releases & accomplishments
Tinder employees are assigned to one of 3 parking garages within a 1 block radius from the office
Fitness Subsidies
ClassPass subsidy
Home Office Stipend for Remote Employees
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Continuing Education stipend
We offer $15k annually for continuing education.
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks
Paid industry certifications

An Insider's view of Tinder

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

The Data Engineering team builds infrastructure to empower better decision-making for all teams at Tinder. We support Backend and Client engineers as they send billions of events daily to our pipeline, collaborate with Data Science and Analytics to architect solutions for quantitative analysis, and partner with Marketing to build reporting tools.


Engineering Manager - Data

What is your vision for the company?

My vision for Tinder Engineering is a culture of collaboration, learning and experimentation, growth, and technical excellence. Our product exists to bring people together, so too does our company bring together people of different backgrounds and specialties to create an amazing impact together.


Chief Technology Officer

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