This job post will be closed Monday, February 21st, 2022
At Tinder, we are passionate about building software to bring our growing global user base one swipe closer to a new adventure! With tens of millions of users and a presence in every country on earth, our reach is expansive — and rapidly growing. Your contribution here will lead millions of people around the world to spark new and meaningful connections.
We're looking for an enthusiastic, up-and-coming Engineer to join our team this summer.
About the role:
As an iOS intern at Tinder, you will partner directly with senior members of the mobile team and be empowered to contribute solutions to the Tinder codebase. We are deeply invested in challenging norms, constantly improving architecture design, exploring emergent tech and ideas, and leveraging new technologies in interesting ways to deliver an app that is widely known the world over.
What you'll do:
Collaborate on the development, implementation and functionality of Tinder's newest features and platform architecture
Build robust, lasting, and scalable products that serve millions of users
Work on systems that handle billions of data events a day
Leverage large scale multi-channel communications to keep users well-informed (push notifications, emails, in-app messaging, and more)
Write unit and integration tests
Participate in the annual Tindership Hackathon, presenting with your team to the entire Tinder team and panel of executives.
What we're looking for:
Aspiring iOS developer who’s excited to work on large scale challenges with cutting-edge technology
Proficiency in coding with Swift
Foundational knowledge of basic Computer Science principles: data structures and algorithms.
Currently pursuing a BS/BA, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or a related field (Graduation date of December 2022 onward)
Prior Internship or work experience on a native mobile application
Completed mobile project experience (i.e. hack-a-thons, personal projects, GitHub, Open Source, volunteer coding experience etc.)
Familiarity with architecture frameworks such as MVC, MVVM, Viper etc
Aware of native app development tools/concepts like xcode, core data, core animation, dependency injection, combine, swift UI, UI kit etc. is not required but a bonus
Our 2022 Summer Tindership program will be remote across the US in the states listed below:
District of Columbia
Our Offices are based in LA, SF and Palo Alto, California. We are currently working together in a hybrid/remote environment across the United States. At Tinder, we believe in leveraging technology to form meaningful connections despite physical distance.
As part of our team, you’ll enjoy:
The liveliness of a startup with the impact of a global business
Collaborating with a team of creative, fun and driven colleagues
Working with an extraordinary team of smart, creative, fun, and highly motivated people
Competitive hourly pay and flexible working schedule
Comprehensive health coverage, 401(k)
Access to mental health resources
Virtual yoga and fitness classes, and many other fun activities
Virtual celebrations, parties, socials, and more
A robust Learning + Development offering including our MentorMatch program, access to a library of 6,000+ online learning courses through Udemy
Fully customized computer equipment to fit your needs
The opportunity to join six active Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)