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Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

We are the people behind the scenes of Indeed's search results. We ensure that our results are ranked as best as they can be for our job seekers and that they're not being duped by scams or fraud. Beyond search, we invest heavily in ensuring that Indeed has the best data analysis tools available to optimize our recruiting products and run accurate A/B tests. Simply put, we help people get the right jobs.

The base salary range below represents the low and high end of the Indeed salary range for this position. Actual salaries will vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors including but not limited to location, experience, and performance. The range listed is just one component of Indeed's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards include quarterly bonuses, Long Term Incentive Plan units, an open Paid Time Off policy, and many region-specific benefits. 

Austin Base Salary Range: 52,000 - 66,000 USD per year

Your job.

As a Search Quality Technical Analyst you will collaborate with other members of the Search Quality Operations team, product owners and engineering to analyze, automate and build data-driven solutions. You would develop quality measurement systems and improve operational efficiency through data analysis and tool development which will ultimately help people get jobs. 

As an ideal candidate, you are passionate about learning and writing good quality code and building software systems. You are eager to swiftly learn various Indeed development platforms and tools and enhance the existing solutions. You have an acumen to understand stakeholders' objectives, the metrics that are important to measure quality and performance and are able to collect, query and report the data for multiple indeed products. You thrive off working in a fast-paced environment and are comfortable building, breaking apart, iterating and rebuilding processes, analyses, and tools. 

If you have a creative and flexible mindset and are excited to work with massive amounts of data, slicing and dicing it in multiple ways and drive operational decisions, this is a great opportunity to grow your skills and contribute to a top-tier job website.


  • Build data sets from disparate sources, design and develop quality measurement systems and data visualizations on Indeed’s data

  • Understand and develop automation solutions for internal operational workflow and build tools which will optimize and reduce manual processes

  • Excel in either front end development using HTML/CSS/JavaScript and different web frameworks or backend development 

  • Support Indeed’s internal Search Quality tools built in Java and Python

  • Collect data, analyze and compile trends and empower other partner teams to make quality business decisions.

  • Be able to self manage projects and perform requirements gathering, scoping and creating MVP.

  • Effective multitask while retaining strong attention to detail 

  • Identify procedural pain points and propose/implement improvements

  • Validate ideas by performing experiments and analyzing the results

  • Contribute to team goals and metrics

  • Interface with product teams and act as a liaison for Search Quality 

  • Develop a strong understanding of Search Quality operations and principles

About you.


  • Bachelor’s degree in math, statistics, MIS or computer science and 1 year of experience or 2-3 years relevant work experience

  • Thorough knowledge of SQL to write complex, highly-optimized queries across large volumes of data 

  • Working knowledge of data storage principles

  • Experience in Python or Java development and knowledge of Javascript/PHP/ HTML/CSS

  • Experience with data visualization and building automated and interactive dashboards

  • Possess outstanding programming skills to cleanse, manipulate, and report data and make data-driven business decisions

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills with a strong emphasis on collaboration

  • Demonstrate ownership and gain respect across functions/teams

  • Web application development experience preferred

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