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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

Search Engineer Jobs in Seattle

Find Search Engineer Jobs in the Seattle Area

Search Engineers have a rewarding career that is aggressively sought after by many companies across the country. They are responsible for developing search algorithms, Web services, search indexing techniques and better ways to mine vast quantities of data in real time. To be successful, they must be able to build robust platforms that index billions of documents, images, videos and other assets, as well as maintain and constantly optimize these search engines.

A Search Engineer must have at a minimum a four-year undergraduate degree in computer science as the field is technical and detail oriented. However, many companies will also require a graduate degree as well as several years of relevant experience in the industry. One who is interested in this position will need to be fluent in common languages such as Python, Java and PHP, as well as have a firm understanding of Hadoop and Spark in many instances.

Living and Working in Seattle

Seattle, Washington is a major seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It has consistently reported a high annual growth rate, and it is a major gateway for trade with Asia. As such, it is ripe with opportunity for personal and professional growth. The city has a strong history when it comes to technology, further contributing to the fact that it is a great place to work in the technology and software industry.

Seattle has a lot to offer outside of employment as well. Things to do and places to visit range from famous restaurants to stadiums to historic landmarks to parks and more.

We don't have enough data for Seattle,
so we've calculated your salary information for the San Francisco Bay Area instead:
Based on real Hired interview data, Search Engineers in Seattle earn an average annual salary of
Based on real Hired interview data, Search Engineers in SF Bay Area earn an average annual salary of
$146,825
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $112,000 to a high of $180,000, with a median salary of $150,000.

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Top paying cities for Search Engineers:
(USA-WA-Seattle) Research Scientist, Daydream
(USA-WA-Seattle) Research Scientist, Daydream
5001+ employees
We do research differently here at Google. Our team of Research Scientists aren't cloistered in a secret lab but are embedded throughout the engineering organization, allowing them to setup large-s...
About Google: Google is a multinational corporation that specializes in Internet-related services and products.
(USA-WA-Seattle) Research Scientist, Daydream
5001+ employees
(USA-WA-Seattle) Research Scientist, Daydream
We do research differently here at Google. Our team of Research Scientists aren't cloistered in a secret lab but are embedded throughout the engineering organization, allowing them to setup large-s...
About Google: Google is a multinational corporation that specializes in Internet-related services and products.
(USA-WA-Seattle) Research Scientist, Daydream
(USA-WA-Seattle) Research Scientist, Daydream
5001+ employees
We do research differently here at Google. Our team of Research Scientists aren't cloistered in a secret lab but are embedded throughout the engineering organization, allowing them to setup large-s...
About Google: Google is a multinational corporation that specializes in Internet-related services and products.
(USA-WA-Seattle) Research Scientist, Daydream
5001+ employees
(USA-WA-Seattle) Research Scientist, Daydream
We do research differently here at Google. Our team of Research Scientists aren't cloistered in a secret lab but are embedded throughout the engineering organization, allowing them to setup large-s...
About Google: Google is a multinational corporation that specializes in Internet-related services and products.
(USA-WA-Kirkland) Research Intern
(USA-WA-Kirkland) Research Intern
5001+ employees
Research happens across Google everyday, in many different teams. Our research has already impacted user-facing services across Google including Search, Maps and Google Now, and is central to the s...
About Google: Google is a multinational corporation that specializes in Internet-related services and products.
(USA-WA-Kirkland) Research Intern
5001+ employees
(USA-WA-Kirkland) Research Intern
Research happens across Google everyday, in many different teams. Our research has already impacted user-facing services across Google including Search, Maps and Google Now, and is central to the s...
About Google: Google is a multinational corporation that specializes in Internet-related services and products.
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
5001+ employees
Apple's Siri team is seeking a Software Engineer who will play a central role in developing search systems, from managing big data systems and machine learning algorithms we use to power our result...
About Apple: Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets consumer electronics, personal computers and software.
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
5001+ employees
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
Apple's Siri team is seeking a Software Engineer who will play a central role in developing search systems, from managing big data systems and machine learning algorithms we use to power our result...
About Apple: Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets consumer electronics, personal computers and software.
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
5001+ employees
Apple's Siri team is seeking a Software Engineer who will play a central role in developing search systems, from managing big data systems and machine learning algorithms we use to power our result...
About Apple: Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets consumer electronics, personal computers and software.
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
5001+ employees
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
Apple's Siri team is seeking a Software Engineer who will play a central role in developing search systems, from managing big data systems and machine learning algorithms we use to power our result...
About Apple: Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets consumer electronics, personal computers and software.
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
5001+ employees
Apple's Siri team is seeking a Software Engineer who will play a central role in developing search systems, from managing big data systems and machine learning algorithms we use to power our result...
About Apple: Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets consumer electronics, personal computers and software.
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
5001+ employees
Siri - Search/Domains Backend Software Engineer
Apple's Siri team is seeking a Software Engineer who will play a central role in developing search systems, from managing big data systems and machine learning algorithms we use to power our result...
About Apple: Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets consumer electronics, personal computers and software.
Siri Search: Software Engineer, Maps Backend Engineer
Siri Search: Software Engineer, Maps Backend Engineer
5001+ employees
Siri helps hundreds of millions of people find the information they're looking for. A critical part of that mission is helping them find information and navigate to local businesses, places of inte...
About Apple: Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets consumer electronics, personal computers and software.
Siri Search: Software Engineer, Maps Backend Engineer
5001+ employees
Siri Search: Software Engineer, Maps Backend Engineer
Siri helps hundreds of millions of people find the information they're looking for. A critical part of that mission is helping them find information and navigate to local businesses, places of inte...
About Apple: Apple is a multinational corporation that designs, manufactures and markets consumer electronics, personal computers and software.
Senior Research Scientist - Marketplace Pricing
Senior Research Scientist - Marketplace Pricing
501-1000 employees
Convoy, one of the fastest growing startups in the U.S., is transforming the $800 billion trucking industry. We offer the world's largest companies the best option for moving their freight through ...
About Convoy: Convoy is an on-demand commercial trucking company that offers the industry’s top service levels.
Senior Research Scientist - Marketplace Pricing
501-1000 employees
Senior Research Scientist - Marketplace Pricing
Convoy, one of the fastest growing startups in the U.S., is transforming the $800 billion trucking industry. We offer the world's largest companies the best option for moving their freight through ...
About Convoy: Convoy is an on-demand commercial trucking company that offers the industry’s top service levels.
Applied Electromyography Researcher
Applied Electromyography Researcher
5001+ employees
As an Applied Electromyography Researcher at Facebook Reality Labs, you will be working on the cutting edge of human-computer interfaces and wearable technology for Augmented and Virtual Reality in...
About Facebook: Facebook is an online social networking service.
Applied Electromyography Researcher
5001+ employees
Applied Electromyography Researcher
As an Applied Electromyography Researcher at Facebook Reality Labs, you will be working on the cutting edge of human-computer interfaces and wearable technology for Augmented and Virtual Reality in...
About Facebook: Facebook is an online social networking service.
Research Scientist, Eye Tracking (PhD University Grad)
Research Scientist, Eye Tracking (PhD University Grad)
5001+ employees
As a Research Scientist for the Eye Tracking team, you will advance the state of human tracking technologies by designing and implementing eye tracking software in a broad range of eye tracking res...
About Facebook: Facebook is an online social networking service.
Research Scientist, Eye Tracking (PhD University Grad)
5001+ employees
Research Scientist, Eye Tracking (PhD University Grad)
As a Research Scientist for the Eye Tracking team, you will advance the state of human tracking technologies by designing and implementing eye tracking software in a broad range of eye tracking res...
About Facebook: Facebook is an online social networking service.
Software Engineer, Ads Ranking
Software Engineer, Ads Ranking
5001+ employees
Facebook is seeking an experienced Software Engineer to join one of our ranking teams. You can help build the next-generation experiences for Facebook to help 1 billion people around the world find...
About Facebook: Facebook is an online social networking service.
Software Engineer, Ads Ranking
5001+ employees
Software Engineer, Ads Ranking
Facebook is seeking an experienced Software Engineer to join one of our ranking teams. You can help build the next-generation experiences for Facebook to help 1 billion people around the world find...
About Facebook: Facebook is an online social networking service.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
As an Opto-Mechanical Research Engineer at Facebook Reality Labs, you will develop state of the art prototypes, mechanisms, and solutions for next generation near to eye display (NED) and Imaging S...
About Facebook: Facebook is an online social networking service.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
As an Opto-Mechanical Research Engineer at Facebook Reality Labs, you will develop state of the art prototypes, mechanisms, and solutions for next generation near to eye display (NED) and Imaging S...
About Facebook: Facebook is an online social networking service.
Post Doc Researcher
Post Doc Researcher
5001+ employees
The Research in Software Engineering Group in Microsoft Research seeks candidates in the areas of formal methods, programming languages, compilers/runtime, high-performance computing, and software ...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Post Doc Researcher
5001+ employees
Post Doc Researcher
The Research in Software Engineering Group in Microsoft Research seeks candidates in the areas of formal methods, programming languages, compilers/runtime, high-performance computing, and software ...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Post Doc Researcher - RL
Post Doc Researcher - RL
5001+ employees
Microsoft Research AI (MSR AI) seeks exceptional postdoc researchers in the area of reinforcement learning and related fields. MSR AI is comprised of researchers, engineers, and postdocs who take a...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Post Doc Researcher - RL
5001+ employees
Post Doc Researcher - RL
Microsoft Research AI (MSR AI) seeks exceptional postdoc researchers in the area of reinforcement learning and related fields. MSR AI is comprised of researchers, engineers, and postdocs who take a...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Post Doc Researcher - MLO
Post Doc Researcher - MLO
5001+ employees
The Machine Learning and Optimization Group in Microsoft Research AI (MSR AI) seeks exceptional postdocs who are passionate about developing the next generation of principled machine learning and o...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Post Doc Researcher - MLO
5001+ employees
Post Doc Researcher - MLO
The Machine Learning and Optimization Group in Microsoft Research AI (MSR AI) seeks exceptional postdocs who are passionate about developing the next generation of principled machine learning and o...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Post Doc Researcher
Post Doc Researcher
5001+ employees
The Interactive Media Group (IMG) at Microsoft Research, Redmond is interviewing highly qualified and motivated candidates for post doc positions in computer vision, machine learning, computer grap...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Post Doc Researcher
5001+ employees
Post Doc Researcher
The Interactive Media Group (IMG) at Microsoft Research, Redmond is interviewing highly qualified and motivated candidates for post doc positions in computer vision, machine learning, computer grap...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Senior Researcher
Senior Researcher
5001+ employees
Semantic Machines is hiring a few extremely talented researchers to join our world-class team in Boston, MA, Bellevue, WA, and Berkeley, CA. Our team has advanced the state of the art in natural la...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
Senior Researcher
5001+ employees
Senior Researcher
Semantic Machines is hiring a few extremely talented researchers to join our world-class team in Boston, MA, Bellevue, WA, and Berkeley, CA. Our team has advanced the state of the art in natural la...
About Microsoft: Microsoft develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
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 develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
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 develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
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 develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
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 develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
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 develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
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 develops, licenses, and supports software, services, devices, and solutions.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.

How HIRED Works

Tell your story

Showcase your skill set, passions and career aspirations on your personalized Hired profile.

Companies apply to you

Respond to interview requests from employers for opportunities that match your goals and salary requirements.

Choose the right fit

Accept the opportunity that's right for you and start your
next chapter!

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