This is a hybrid role based in our Chicago office and will require you to be in office Tuesdays and Thursdays.
What’s so interesting about this role?
Come play a key role in building the next generation of the Grindr app! Working within our team, you’ll have the opportunity to solve challenging problems, work with the latest technologies, collaborate with a kind and capable team, and contribute to a one-of-a-kind app at a unique scale. The Grindr team continues to innovate as the largest social media app for the LGBTQ community.
What’s the job?
Working collaboratively with a brilliant cross-functional, cross-timezone team to make Grindr the best app it can be for its users
Able to work across multiple work streams and use ambiguity as an opportunity for high-level thinking
Create innovation by guiding data-driven decisions to adopt new technologies, architectures, and workflow
Elevate your team's technical proficiency; help your team adopt new tools and ways of working
Using , Xcode, RxSwift, Bitrise, Fastlane, Jenkins, and Github, you will be evolving and maintaining the software architecture for current and future needs in order to develop highly innovative, consumer-facing products, while supporting the product roadmap
What we'll love about you
You love taking ownership. You think beyond your team and know how to implement change across your organization
You have at least 6 years of experience building complex applications
You have a well-built technical experience that inspires individual contributors' creativity and innovation
You have experience with product leadership and technical decision-making and know how to leverage that for good judgments and tradeoffs between product and code
You have been working closely with various levels of business stakeholders, from the c-suite, VP level, and down
You can jump into the code on a deep level but can also contribute to long-term initiatives by mentoring your team
Strong practical knowledge of software engineering best practices and design patterns such as MVVM, Coordinator, one-way data flow, modular architecture, performance optimization & metrics
Experience with Architecture at scale and have worked with different tech stacks outside of
We'll really swoon if you have
Professional Experience with RxSwift any functional reactive programming framework
Professional Experience with Coordinators and/or RxFlow
What you'll love about us
Mission and Impact: Grindr is the world-leading LGBTQ social networking service. Your role will impact the lives of millions of LGBTQ people around the world
Family Insurance: Insurance premium coverage for health, dental, and vision for you and partial coverage for your dependents
Retirement Savings: Generous 401K plan with 6% match and immediate vest in the US
Compensation: Industry-competitive compensation and eligibility for company bonus and equity programs
Queer-Inclusive Benefits: Industry-leading gender-affirming offerings with up to 90% cost coverage, access to Included Health, monthly stipends for HRT, and more
Additional Benefits: Flexible vacation policy, monthly stipends for cell phone, internet, wellness, and food, one-time home-office setup stipend, and company-sponsored events
Location: We are looking to hire someone in the Chicago area.