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Product Design Intern ('24)



Product, Design
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Posted on Wednesday, February 7, 2024
Our Mission
As humans, there are few things more exciting than meeting someone new. At Tinder, we’re inspired by the challenge of keeping the magic of human connection alive. With tens of millions of users, hundreds of millions of downloads, 2+ billion swipes per day, 20+ million matches per day, and a presence in 190+ countries, our reach is expansive—and rapidly growing.
We work together to solve complex problems. Behind the simplicity of every match, we think deeply about human relationships, behavioral science, network economics, AI and ML, online and real-world safety, cultural nuances, loneliness, love, sex, and more.
The Team
There are internships, and then there's the Tindership program. Forget boring, busy work—spend your summer on our team, impacting our business. Tinder interns gain meaningful experience connecting with their mentors and managers, participating in large-scale projects, and collaborating with other interns in our flagship Tindership hackathon. You’ll join an inclusive workplace and gain real-world experiences and exposure to Tinder's culture.
Where you’ll work
This is a hybrid role and requires in-office collaboration three days per week. The position will be located in Los Angeles, CA.

What you'll do:

  • Collaborate with product designers on new product development
  • Create UX designs, prototypes, and UI mock-ups, including wireframes, flowcharts, and components
  • Opportunity to brainstorm and ideate product experiences and see your vision reflected in a global brand
  • Research and test new features
  • Build relationships with cross-functional team members from Engineering, Product, Marketing, and Data Science and speak to product strategy, design goals, and execution

What we're looking for:

  • A student currently enrolled in a design program or passionate about Design, Product Design, UX, or HCI
  • Experience in product design, UI design, and/or UX design
  • Strong product instincts and UX skills
  • Visual design, layout, and typography skills
  • An eye for simplicity and visual harmony
  • Detail-oriented and can manage multiple competing priorities
  • Software proficiency: Figma, Adobe Creative Suite, Prototyping tools (Figma, Protopie, Adobe XD, Invision, or Principle)

Nice to have:

  • A basic understanding of, or experience with, programming (the language does not matter)
  • A basic understanding of statistical analysis
  • A working knowledge of how machine learning works

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 8+ active Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)
Commitment to Inclusion
At Tinder, we don’t just accept difference; we celebrate it. We strive to build a workplace that reflects the rich diversity of our members worldwide, and we value unique perspectives and backgrounds. Even if you don’t meet all the listed qualifications, we invite you to apply and show us how your skills could transfer. Tinder is proud to be an equal-opportunity workplace where we welcome people of all sexes, gender identities, races, ethnicities, disabilities, and other lived experiences. Learn more here: https://www.lifeattinder.com/dei
If you require reasonable accommodation to complete a job application, pre-employment testing, or a job interview or to otherwise participate in the hiring process, please contact employeebenefits@matchgroup.com.