Tinder is hiring a

Big Data DevOps Engineer

Palo Alto, United States

We are looking for passionate Big Data DevOps / Site Reliability Engineers that are excited about building out and running infrastructure for our new systems for processing data at very large scale.

We are re-building our core data infrastructure on top of Spark and Kinesis/Kafka to handle billions of events each day. These new systems will support our recommendation algorithms and other machine learning systems, our business analytics systems, and other data-centric projects.  We’re looking for someone who can build out and operate the DevOps side of this, including schedulers like YARN or Mesos.

We would prefer someone in our Los Angeles office, but are open to Silicon Valley.

 In this Big Data DevOps Engineer role, you will:

  • Build and scale the data infrastructure for a global user base of 100s of millions.
  • Have an essential role in developing and implementing data pipelines and machine learning train/test/use jobs
  • Create tools to manage data pipelines and R&D projects
  • Perform advanced troubleshooting and monitoring of the systems to ensure SLAs are met
  • Deploy code as needed
  • Work with our amazing data team

We’re looking for:

  • Ideally Spark experience (but experience with Hadoop and other parts of the Hadoop ecosystem will suffice if you’re excited to learn)
  • Experience with YARN, Mesos, or other schedulers
  • The ability to work on systems at large scale
  • AWS experience, including but not limited to EC2, Cloudformation, S3
  • Proficiency in Scala/Java preferable, Python and/or Javascript a plus.
  • Can handle wrangling JVM-based systems
  • Systems knowledge within the Linux ecosystem
  • Knowledge of SQL (Redshift, Postgres) and NoSQL (DynamoDB, Mongo, Redis) databases both for transaction processing and analytics a strong plus

What's in it for you:

  • Be a part of an early stage startup with incredible growth opportunities.
  • Comprehensive health coverage, competitive salary, 401(k) match and meaningful equity
  • Unlimited vacation and flexible working hours.
  • Daily catered lunches, endless snack supply, kombucha, cold brew and a variety of beers and wine on tap.
  • Basketball court, ping pong, yoga and fitness classes, and many other fun activities
  • Holiday celebrations, beach parties, happy hours and more.
  • Fully customized computer equipment to fit your needs.
  • Great amenities within a great building, and a colorful/creative work environment