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Top Industries hiring Search Engineers

  1. eCommerce
  2. Information Tech
  3. Analytics
  4. Media and Content
  5. Consumer Mobile

Top Skills for Search Engineers

  1. Java
  2. C++
  3. C
  4. Python
  5. PHP

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Search Engineers are an integral part of a company’s tech team, helping to ensure that the architecture is in place to support relevant search results when users engage on its website. These engineers collaborate with both front and backend developers, as well as design, production and engineering teams to make sure the user finds what they are searching for and that their overall experience is pleasant. Search Engineers use a variety of programs and software, including Elasticsearch, AWS, React, Docker, REST and SQS/Kafka to troubleshoot search issues and correct them as needed. They can improve their company’s popularity with users by increasing the likelihood that their searches yield the expected results, meeting the customers’ needs without glitches and other impediments. Additionally, Search Engineers may be responsible for mining data, facilitating recommendations and indexing, as well as developing algorithms to enhance search engine functionality and predictability. A background in computer science with an engineering discipline is common with Search Engineers and soft skills like good communication, customer focus and being results driven are key.

Professionals Search Engineers are in demand across most industries. The need for online information continues to grow, as is the competition between companies in the same industry, so being able to offer customers a better search experience is key to standing out from the crowd. Though Search Engineers can likely find employment in businesses across the nation, cities including the San Francisco Bay Area, New York City, Los Angeles, Seattle and Boston have some of the highest pay rates for this profession.

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Based on real Hired interview data, Search Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$157,760
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $105,000 to a high of $230,000, with a median salary of $160,000.

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Principal Research Lead
Principal Research Lead
5001+ employees
From being able to log you in with face recognition, launch Cortana with a voice command, to the exciting possibilities in augmented reality, are you itching to play a part in bringing applications...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Principal Research Lead
5001+ employees
Principal Research Lead
From being able to log you in with face recognition, launch Cortana with a voice command, to the exciting possibilities in augmented reality, are you itching to play a part in bringing applications...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Researcher - Mobility & Networking Research (MNR) Group
Researcher - Mobility & Networking Research (MNR) Group
5001+ employees
Come join the top industrial research group for mobile computing and networking research. The mission of the Mobility & Networking Research (MNR) Group at Microsoft Research is to invent and resear...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Researcher - Mobility & Networking Research (MNR) Group
5001+ employees
Researcher - Mobility & Networking Research (MNR) Group
Come join the top industrial research group for mobile computing and networking research. The mission of the Mobility & Networking Research (MNR) Group at Microsoft Research is to invent and resear...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Principal Researcher
Principal Researcher
5001+ employees
Come join the top industrial research group for mobile and wireless system as a Principal Researcher. The mission of the Mobility & Networking Research (MNR) Group at Microsoft Research is to inven...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Principal Researcher
5001+ employees
Principal Researcher
Come join the top industrial research group for mobile and wireless system as a Principal Researcher. The mission of the Mobility & Networking Research (MNR) Group at Microsoft Research is to inven...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Researcher - RL
Researcher - RL
5001+ employees
Microsoft Research AI (MSR AI) seeks exceptional researchers in the area of reinforcement learning and related fields. MSR AI is comprised of researchers, engineers, and postdocs who take a broad p...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Researcher - RL
5001+ employees
Researcher - RL
Microsoft Research AI (MSR AI) seeks exceptional researchers in the area of reinforcement learning and related fields. MSR AI is comprised of researchers, engineers, and postdocs who take a broad p...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Researcher
Researcher
5001+ employees
Call for Researchers in Reinforcement Learning or Related Areas<br><br>Locations open for consideration: New York, Redmond, Montreal, Boston, Cambridge UK<br><br>We want to enable the next generati...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Researcher
5001+ employees
Researcher
Call for Researchers in Reinforcement Learning or Related Areas<br><br>Locations open for consideration: New York, Redmond, Montreal, Boston, Cambridge UK<br><br>We want to enable the next generati...
About Microsoft: Microsoft is a technology company that develops and supports software, services, and devices.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
Requisition Number: 30678 Job Title: ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST I, PRINCIPAL Working Title: Research Scientist Salary: $5,325 - $10,533 monthly Job Type: Contract Department Name: 3007-BRUINX Departmen...
About University of California: University of California is a public research university system.
Research Scientist
Requisition Number: 30678 Job Title: ADMINISTRATIVE ANALYST I, PRINCIPAL Working Title: Research Scientist Salary: $5,325 - $10,533 monthly Job Type: Contract Department Name: 3007-BRUINX Departmen...
About University of California: University of California is a public research university system.
Research Engineer
Research Engineer
5001+ employees
Research and implement machine learning models for prediction, personalization and recommendation<br><br>Drive analysis and insights to the impact of newly developed features<br><br>Engineer and bu...
About eBay: eBay is a company developing an online auction and e-commerce platform that enables people and businesses to buy and sell goods and services.
Research Engineer
5001+ employees
Research Engineer
Research and implement machine learning models for prediction, personalization and recommendation<br><br>Drive analysis and insights to the impact of newly developed features<br><br>Engineer and bu...
About eBay: eBay is a company developing an online auction and e-commerce platform that enables people and businesses to buy and sell goods and services.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
REQUIRED: Ph.D. in mechanical/ocean engineering with background in hydrodynamics; at least five years' relevant experience in hydrodynamics and a minimum of two in wave hydrodynamics; ability to pe...
About MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a private research university.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
REQUIRED: Ph.D. in mechanical/ocean engineering with background in hydrodynamics; at least five years' relevant experience in hydrodynamics and a minimum of two in wave hydrodynamics; ability to pe...
About MIT: Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a private research university.
Senior Staff Researcher
Senior Staff Researcher
Job ID R1902296-1 Date posted Feb. 14, 2019<br><br>Job Title: Senior Staff Researcher<br><br>Come be part of VMware's Research Group (VRG)! We bring production to the VRG of research and research t...
About Partners Data Systems: Partners Data Systems is a company that provides storage and backup automation solutions.
Senior Staff Researcher
Job ID R1902296-1 Date posted Feb. 14, 2019<br><br>Job Title: Senior Staff Researcher<br><br>Come be part of VMware's Research Group (VRG)! We bring production to the VRG of research and research t...
About Partners Data Systems: Partners Data Systems is a company that provides storage and backup automation solutions.
Business Architect (Discovery Analysis)
Business Architect (Discovery Analysis)
5001+ employees
Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future<br><br>ManTech International seeks a Business Architect to serve on the Business Case Analysis Technical Support (BCATS) contract, supporting the Department of...
About ManTech International: ManTech International Corporation provides technologies, consulting services and solutions for mission-critical national security programs.
Business Architect (Discovery Analysis)
5001+ employees
Business Architect (Discovery Analysis)
Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future<br><br>ManTech International seeks a Business Architect to serve on the Business Case Analysis Technical Support (BCATS) contract, supporting the Department of...
About ManTech International: ManTech International Corporation provides technologies, consulting services and solutions for mission-critical national security programs.
Senior SharePoint Search Engineer
Senior SharePoint Search Engineer
1501-5000 employees
JOB SUMMARY:<br><br>The Senior SharePoint Search Engineer will be responsible for the technical implementations and support of the firm's search farms (content crawls, security, performance, etc.),...
About Ropes & Gray: Ropes and Gray is an international law firm offering a diverse range of consultancy services for legal and business needs.
Senior SharePoint Search Engineer
1501-5000 employees
Senior SharePoint Search Engineer
JOB SUMMARY:<br><br>The Senior SharePoint Search Engineer will be responsible for the technical implementations and support of the firm's search farms (content crawls, security, performance, etc.),...
About Ropes & Gray: Ropes and Gray is an international law firm offering a diverse range of consultancy services for legal and business needs.
Search Engine Optimization/Digital Content Specialist
Search Engine Optimization/Digital Content Specialist
Are you enthusiastic? Are you creative? Are you motivated by using technology to drive business results? Do you want to join a dynamic and passionate team where you can make a visible difference? I...
About Central Garden & Pet Co: Central Garden & Pet Company produces and distributes products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets.
Search Engine Optimization/Digital Content Specialist
Are you enthusiastic? Are you creative? Are you motivated by using technology to drive business results? Do you want to join a dynamic and passionate team where you can make a visible difference? I...
About Central Garden & Pet Co: Central Garden & Pet Company produces and distributes products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets.
Search Engine Optimization/Digital Content Specialist
Search Engine Optimization/Digital Content Specialist
Are you enthusiastic? Are you creative? Are you motivated by using technology to drive business results? Do you want to join a dynamic and passionate team where you can make a visible difference? I...
About Central Garden & Pet Co: Central Garden & Pet Company produces and distributes products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets.
Search Engine Optimization/Digital Content Specialist
Are you enthusiastic? Are you creative? Are you motivated by using technology to drive business results? Do you want to join a dynamic and passionate team where you can make a visible difference? I...
About Central Garden & Pet Co: Central Garden & Pet Company produces and distributes products for the lawn and garden, and pet supplies markets.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon aims to exceed the expectations of our customers by ensuring that their orders, no matter how large or small, are delivered as quickly, accurately, and cost effectively as possible. To meet ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Amazon aims to exceed the expectations of our customers by ensuring that their orders, no matter how large or small, are delivered as quickly, accurately, and cost effectively as possible. To meet ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon APM (Automated Profitability Management) is looking for a Research Scientist to do statistical analyses and to build machine learning models to manage profitability of retail offers and opti...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Amazon APM (Automated Profitability Management) is looking for a Research Scientist to do statistical analyses and to build machine learning models to manage profitability of retail offers and opti...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Your mission, should you be bold enough to accept it: invent scientific approaches that match today's talent to the future roles of tomorrow. We're looking for self-motivated builders to join a dat...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Your mission, should you be bold enough to accept it: invent scientific approaches that match today's talent to the future roles of tomorrow. We're looking for self-motivated builders to join a dat...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Personalization
Software Development Engineer - Personalization
5001+ employees
Take the earth's most customer-centric company. Mix in hundreds of millions of shoppers spending tens of billions of dollars annually and an opportunity to drive a next generation shopping experien...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Personalization
Take the earth's most customer-centric company. Mix in hundreds of millions of shoppers spending tens of billions of dollars annually and an opportunity to drive a next generation shopping experien...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist, PI Squared
Research Scientist, PI Squared
5001+ employees
External Job Description<br><br>Amazon delights millions of customers around the world. Meet the behind the scenes team that enables our Human Resource and Operations Leaders to make informed decis...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist, PI Squared
5001+ employees
Research Scientist, PI Squared
External Job Description<br><br>Amazon delights millions of customers around the world. Meet the behind the scenes team that enables our Human Resource and Operations Leaders to make informed decis...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist II
Research Scientist II
5001+ employees
Are you excited about bringing data science & art together to uncover areas of opportunity that shape strategic decisions and drive improved customer outcomes? We are looking for passionate, experi...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist II
5001+ employees
Research Scientist II
Are you excited about bringing data science & art together to uncover areas of opportunity that shape strategic decisions and drive improved customer outcomes? We are looking for passionate, experi...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon.com Services, Inc. is looking for a motivated individual with strong analytical skills and practical experience to join our Modeling and Optimization team. We are hiring specialists at all l...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Amazon.com Services, Inc. is looking for a motivated individual with strong analytical skills and practical experience to join our Modeling and Optimization team. We are hiring specialists at all l...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Interested in Amazon Echo? We're building the speech and language solutions behind Amazon Echo and other Amazon products and services. Come join us!<br><br>As a Research Scientist in our Applied Mo...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Interested in Amazon Echo? We're building the speech and language solutions behind Amazon Echo and other Amazon products and services. Come join us!<br><br>As a Research Scientist in our Applied Mo...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Interested in Amazon Echo? We're building the speech and language solutions behind Amazon Echo and other Amazon products and services. Come join us!<br><br>As a Research Scientist in our Applied Mo...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Interested in Amazon Echo? We're building the speech and language solutions behind Amazon Echo and other Amazon products and services. Come join us!<br><br>As a Research Scientist in our Applied Mo...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist, PeopleInsight
Research Scientist, PeopleInsight
5001+ employees
External Job Description<br><br>Help Amazon delight millions of customers around the world! Meet one of the behind-the-scenes teams that enable our Human Resource and Operations Leaders make inform...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist, PeopleInsight
5001+ employees
Research Scientist, PeopleInsight
External Job Description<br><br>Help Amazon delight millions of customers around the world! Meet one of the behind-the-scenes teams that enable our Human Resource and Operations Leaders make inform...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Global Talent Management (GTM) is centrally responsible for creating and evolving Amazon's talent programs and processes. Research and Measurement is a growing start-up team inside of GTM that has ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Global Talent Management (GTM) is centrally responsible for creating and evolving Amazon's talent programs and processes. Research and Measurement is a growing start-up team inside of GTM that has ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
We are looking for a Research Scientist to join the Devices Planning team for the entire Amazon device family of products and accessories. We develop scalable and robust state-of-the-art algorithms...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
We are looking for a Research Scientist to join the Devices Planning team for the entire Amazon device family of products and accessories. We develop scalable and robust state-of-the-art algorithms...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Global Talent Management (GTM) is centrally responsible for creating and evolving Amazon's talent programs and processes. Research and Measurement is a growing start-up team inside of GTM that has ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Global Talent Management (GTM) is centrally responsible for creating and evolving Amazon's talent programs and processes. Research and Measurement is a growing start-up team inside of GTM that has ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon.com Services, Inc. is looking for a motivated individual with strong analytical skills and practical experience to join our Modeling and Optimization team. We are hiring specialists at all l...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Amazon.com Services, Inc. is looking for a motivated individual with strong analytical skills and practical experience to join our Modeling and Optimization team. We are hiring specialists at all l...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
How would you like to take one of the world's best customer service organizations to the next level? We are looking for a high-octane thinker to join our world-wide (WW) Customer Service Quality te...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
How would you like to take one of the world's best customer service organizations to the next level? We are looking for a high-octane thinker to join our world-wide (WW) Customer Service Quality te...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Alexa is the groundbreaking, cloud-based intelligent agent that powers Echo and other devices designed around your voice. The Alexa Music team is building the science and technology behind Alexa. C...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Alexa is the groundbreaking, cloud-based intelligent agent that powers Echo and other devices designed around your voice. The Alexa Music team is building the science and technology behind Alexa. C...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist II - AMZ3314
Research Scientist II - AMZ3314
5001+ employees
MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE<br><br>Entity: Amazon.com Services, Inc., an Amazon.com Company<br><br>Title: Research Scientist II<br><br>Worksite: Cambridge, MA<br><br>Position Responsibilities:<br>...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist II - AMZ3314
5001+ employees
Research Scientist II - AMZ3314
MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE<br><br>Entity: Amazon.com Services, Inc., an Amazon.com Company<br><br>Title: Research Scientist II<br><br>Worksite: Cambridge, MA<br><br>Position Responsibilities:<br>...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.

How HIRED Works

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Top Industries hiring Search Engineers

  1. eCommerce
  2. Information Tech
  3. Analytics
  4. Media and Content
  5. Consumer Mobile

Top Skills for Search Engineers

  1. Java
  2. C++
  3. C
  4. Python
  5. PHP