Ref#: P1763

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 a rapidly growing and highly capable engineering team building the most popular job site on the planet. Every month, over 250 million people count on us to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect them to qualified candidates for their job openings. With engineering hubs in Seattle, San Francisco, Austin, Tokyo and Hyderabad, we are improving people's lives all around the world, one job at a time.

Your job.

If you are an engineer who's passionate about building innovative products that scale to tens of millions of page views a day, Indeed is looking for you.  Indeed offers smart developers like you a complex development ecosystem with short release cycles. Every week sees the new release of multiple products that meet the growing needs of millions of jobseekers worldwide.

As a Senior Software Engineer at Indeed, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining pipelines that create search indexes out of data from large databases. You will design and implement efficient algorithms for ranking search results, increasing recall, filtering spam, personalization, etc. and extract, cluster or classify high-quality features from unstructured data and code innovative tools to support rapid experimentation and learning.

Indeed’s job search engine serves billions of search queries every month connecting tens of millions of jobseekers to relevant job opportunities. As part of a small collaborative team from engineering, operations and product management, you will work on areas such as feature extraction, document indexing, retrieval, and relevancy scoring. We constantly dig into the data available at Indeed to analyze, inform and develop solutions to the right problems. If looking at data, slicing and dicing it in multiple ways and coming up with interesting insights is something you thrive upon, you will fit right in.

About you.


  • Develop various software systems and

  • Add to the team’s infrastructure of algorithms & automation

  • To work on different products within Indeed

  • Upgrade website database and adjust it to the added or upgraded Website components.

  • Provide preventive maintenance of the Website and server, including, but not limited to, installation, setup and upgrading of software on the Client’s server using program panel or console

  • Setup and configuring of additional technical tools connected to the Website, including, but not limited to, OS, web-server and DB configuring


  • Required, Master’s degree in Computer Science or strong technical education background, majoring in fields that require a high degree of analytical skills, such as Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Math, Statistics or related

  • Highly resourceful and a go-getter attitude. Intellectually flexible

  • Strong math, analytical, and business knowledge

  • 8+ years experience in software development with at least one of the following languages: Php, C++, Python, C#, Node.js

  • Experience with relational database (SQL) and MongoDB storage system

  • Experience with cloud computing (AWS, Digital Ocean, SaaS Products)

  • Great attention to details

  • Self-motivated and a genuine desire to learn new skills

  • Significant experience with large scale, high-performance systems

  • Ability to collaborate with others

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