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Hinge

Senior Software Engineer, Backend - Revenue Platform

3+ months agoReedley, CA
Tinder brings people together. With tens of millions of users, hundreds of millions of downloads, 2 billion swipes per day, 20 million matches per day and a presence in every country on earth, our reach is expansive—and rapidly growing. 

The Tinder Revenue team is a passionate group of engineers determined to provide a premium and best-in-class experience for our members! Through our mission to monetize the global Tinder experience via subscription and a la carte products, we have become one of the top-grossing apps in the world. As an engineer here, you'll have the unique opportunity to contribute to a company with a global footprint while working on a small and agile team that can impact the user experience in a meaningful way!

By applying to this role you will potentially be considered for all Backend Engineering roles currently available in our LA and Palo Alto offices.

In this Backend role, you will:

  • Develop exciting new Tinder revenue-driving features
  • Improve our product offering and billing platforms
  • Improve subscriber retention while driving conversions and reducing churn
  • Help us scale to meet the ever-growing Tinder user base and global audience
  • Collaborate with various technical and functional teams across our company
  • Gain exposure to terabytes of data including billions of swipes a day
  • Own all aspects of software engineering and product development
  • Participate in architecture, design, and code reviews
  • Build highly reliable software solutions

We're looking for:

  • 5+ years of software industry experience
  • Experience designing and building low latency distributed backend systems at scale
  • Strong knowledge of backend architecture and when to make tradeoffs
  • Passion to solve unique and challenging problems
  • Very strong communication skills
  • An advocate for good code quality and best engineering practices
  • Strong knowledge of NoSQL Databases such as DynamoDB or Redis
  • Ability to dive into low level details and convert product requirements into precise technical design

Bonus points if you have:

  • Experience building e-commerce solutions
  • Experience with building payment and fraud detection solutions
  • Experience building or optimizing revenue features
  • Experience integrating with iOS/Android app stores
  • An understanding of important revenue metrics
  • Programming experience in Javascript/Typescript and Node.js
  • Experience with AWS, ElasticSearch, and Kafka
  • BS/MS in Computer Science/Engineering or similar field
  • Strong technical leadership skills

As part of our team, you’ll enjoy:

• Working on a product that has an immediate impact on people’s lives all around the world
• Collaborating with a team of creative, fun and driven colleagues 
• Comprehensive health coverage, competitive salary, 401(k) employer match
• Other perks and wellness benefits like a fitness membership subsidy, paid concierge medical membership, pet insurance offerings, and a commuter subsidy  
• Access to mental health resources
• Fertility preservation benefits
• No Meeting Wednesdays, an annual Learning + Development stipend, and access to a wide range of product and service discounts through Perkspot
• Charitable donations match up to $15,000 annually 
• Monthly and weekly interactive virtual events including Book Club, trivia with prizes and yoga workouts
• The opportunity to join six active Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)


At Tinder, we don’t just accept difference — we celebrate it, we support it, and we thrive on it for the benefit of our employees, our product, and our community. We strive to make our workplace an inclusive and diverse environment, giving people from all walks of life the opportunity to have a voice. We champion and encourage those who bring different perspectives, ideas, and creativity to join our team  dedicated to bringing people together across the globe. Tinder is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace where we welcome all people regardless of sex, gender identity, race, ethnicity, disability, or other lived experience.
Job ID: 8a142589-29de-48a0-8124-c67227d2810c
Employment Type: Other