Uday Babbar, Senior Data Engineer | Limin Yao, Senior Data Engineer | Fan Jiang, Senior Data Engineer | Lucile Lu, Staff Data Scientist | Juzheng Li, Engineering Manager
Written by Yisong Wu
As a top-grossing App in the Google Play Store, Tinder is providing services to millions of members across the world. We also provide paid members a premium experience that includes Tinder Gold, Tinder Plus, and a la carte products such as Super Boost, Super Like, Boost, Top Picks, and more.
The payment flow lays down a foundation to provide a smooth and quick payment experience for our paid members. During the early stage when Tinder was a startup, the payment experience was built quickly in several God classes and it met the demands at the moment. …
Written By: Chris O’Brien, Engineering Manager |Chris Thomas, Engineering Manager| Jinyong Lee, Senior Software Engineer | Edited By: Cooper Jackson, Software Engineer
Almost two years ago, Tinder decided to move its platform to Kubernetes. Kubernetes afforded us an opportunity to drive Tinder Engineering toward containerization and low-touch operation through immutable deployment. Application build, deployment, and infrastructure would be defined as code.
We were also looking to address challenges of scale and stability. …