Tinder is hiring a

Senior Application Security Engineer

West Hollywood, United States

We’re looking for Security Engineers to help us secure our terabytes of data!   This opening is for an exceptional Senior Application Security Engineer to help scale our SDLC and evangelize security within our engineering organization. The right candidate is passionate about application security and is effective at communicating risk and urgency, while building and maintaining strong partnerships with our engineers and product teams.In this position, you’ll be building and securing our platform and help future Tinder users make better matches, engage more effectively, and generally make the world a better place!



  • Serve as the subject matter expert for Application Security, providing guidance to Engineering and Product teams
  • Design and implement SDLC practices include code reviews, static/dynamic code analysis and vulnerability assessments
  • Constantly maintain awareness of all known vulnerabilities in application technologies used within Tinder
  • Research any reported or suspected application vulnerabilities
  • Provide ongoing training on secure development practices to our Engineering teams
  • Assist in developing security related libraries used in our environment
  • Developing Secure Coding Guideline documentation and procedures


What we’re looking for:

  • 3-5 year development and/or application security experience
  • Expert level understanding of Javascript and Node.js in particular
  • Thorough understanding of OWASP Web and Mobile Top 10 vulnerabilities and corresponding best practices for mitigation of them
  • The ability to effectively partner and communicate with Engineering and Product teams
  • The ability to perform thorough threat modeling of applications


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.
  • Amazing office space in West Hollywood within walking distance to bars, restaurants and more.