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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
$151,640
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $112,000 to a high of $200,000, with a median salary of $150,000.

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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
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
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 an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist II - AMZ3331
Research Scientist II - AMZ3331
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: Seattle, WA<br><br>Position Responsibilities:<br><b...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist II - AMZ3331
5001+ employees
Research Scientist II - AMZ3331
MULTIPLE POSITIONS AVAILABLE<br><br>Entity: AMAZON.COM SERVICES, INC., an Amazon.com Company<br><br>Title: Research Scientist II<br><br>Worksite: Seattle, WA<br><br>Position Responsibilities:<br><b...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Are you interested in building models and creating algorithms to power the world's largest public cloud? EC2 is Amazon's virtual machine compute platform. Many other services are built on top of it...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Are you interested in building models and creating algorithms to power the world's largest public cloud? EC2 is Amazon's virtual machine compute platform. Many other services are built on top of it...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Are you interested in building models and creating algorithms to power the world's largest public cloud? EC2 is Amazon's virtual machine compute platform. Many other services are built on top of it...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Are you interested in building models and creating algorithms to power the world's largest public cloud? EC2 is Amazon's virtual machine compute platform. Many other services are built on top of it...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist II
Research Scientist II
5001+ employees
The Promise Optimization team seeks to identify the optimal delivery option for whatever a customer wants. We believe that finding an optimal promise and living up to it consistently improves our c...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist II
5001+ employees
Research Scientist II
The Promise Optimization team seeks to identify the optimal delivery option for whatever a customer wants. We believe that finding an optimal promise and living up to it consistently improves our c...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Reserach Scientist
Reserach Scientist
5001+ employees
How often have you had an opportunity to be a founding member of a project team that is tasked with solving a huge everyday problem through innovative technology? Would you like to know more about ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Reserach Scientist
5001+ employees
Reserach Scientist
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About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon Fulfillment Services 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...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Amazon Fulfillment Services 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...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Prime Video Discovery
Software Development Engineer, Prime Video Discovery
5001+ employees
The PV (Prime Video) Discovery/Storefront team is looking for high energy and experienced engineer to help us build the future of digital video streaming services. Our team is at the heart of the P...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Prime Video Discovery
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Prime Video Discovery
The PV (Prime Video) Discovery/Storefront team is looking for high energy and experienced engineer to help us build the future of digital video streaming services. Our team is at the heart of the P...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery & Live Sports
Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery & Live Sports
5001+ employees
The Prime Video Discovery team aggregates and delivers personalized Home, Search and Detail pages to all Prime Video apps. Our team is at the heart of the customer journey to find content throughou...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery & Live Sports
5001+ employees
Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery & Live Sports
The Prime Video Discovery team aggregates and delivers personalized Home, Search and Detail pages to all Prime Video apps. Our team is at the heart of the customer journey to find content throughou...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery & Live Sports
Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery & Live Sports
5001+ employees
The Prime Video Discovery team aggregates and delivers personalized Home, Search and Detail pages to all Prime Video apps. Our team is at the heart of the customer journey to find content throughou...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery & Live Sports
5001+ employees
Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery & Live Sports
The Prime Video Discovery team aggregates and delivers personalized Home, Search and Detail pages to all Prime Video apps. Our team is at the heart of the customer journey to find content throughou...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Video Search & Discovery
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Video Search & Discovery
5001+ employees
Prime Video is a premium entertainment service that offers customers the greatest choices in what to watch, and how to watch it. Prime Video delivers movies and TV shows instantly to TVs, tablets, ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Video Search & Discovery
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Amazon Video Search & Discovery
Prime Video is a premium entertainment service that offers customers the greatest choices in what to watch, and how to watch it. Prime Video delivers movies and TV shows instantly to TVs, tablets, ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Sr. Research Scientist
Sr. 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.
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Sr. 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.
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
5001+ employees
Amazon's Search Marketing team is building the Internet's largest-scale fully-automated advertising system. The team is responsible for a scaled, high availability system, and the algorithms that a...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
Amazon's Search Marketing team is building the Internet's largest-scale fully-automated advertising system. The team is responsible for a scaled, high availability system, and the algorithms that a...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
5001+ employees
Amazon's Search Marketing team is building the Internet's largest-scale fully-automated advertising system. The team is responsible for a scaled, high availability system, and the algorithms that a...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
Amazon's Search Marketing team is building the Internet's largest-scale fully-automated advertising system. The team is responsible for a scaled, high availability system, and the algorithms that a...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Consider the following problem: every day, millions of customers with unique interests and needs come to Amazon looking for products out of a catalog of over a billion items. On each page, we need ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
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About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Consider the following problem: every day, millions of customers with unique interests and needs come to Amazon looking for products out of a catalog of over a billion items. On each page, we need ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
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About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Consider the following problem: every day, millions of customers with unique interests and needs come to Amazon looking for products out of a catalog of over a billion items. On each page, we need ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Consider the following problem: every day, millions of customers with unique interests and needs come to Amazon looking for products out of a catalog of over a billion items. On each page, we need ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Consider the following problem: every day, millions of customers with unique interests and needs come to Amazon looking for products out of a catalog of over a billion items. On each page, we need ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Consider the following problem: every day, millions of customers with unique interests and needs come to Amazon looking for products out of a catalog of over a billion items. On each page, we need ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Sr. Research Scientist
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon is looking for outstanding principal scientist to help build next generation selection/assortment systems. As an machine learning scientist you will work with software engineers, product man...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Sr. Research Scientist
Amazon is looking for outstanding principal scientist to help build next generation selection/assortment systems. As an machine learning scientist you will work with software engineers, product man...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Senior Research Scientist, AWS Lambda
Senior Research Scientist, AWS Lambda
5001+ employees
AWS Lambda (https://aws.amazon.com/lambda) is changing the way that companies big and small think about computing in the cloud. Lambda functions offer customers a "serverless" way to create applica...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Senior Research Scientist, AWS Lambda
5001+ employees
Senior Research Scientist, AWS Lambda
AWS Lambda (https://aws.amazon.com/lambda) is changing the way that companies big and small think about computing in the cloud. Lambda functions offer customers a "serverless" way to create applica...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
The Mission Experience team is responsible for Amazon's content optimization platform. We build the systems and algorithms that decide what content to show to a given customer and how to show it.<b...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
The Mission Experience team is responsible for Amazon's content optimization platform. We build the systems and algorithms that decide what content to show to a given customer and how to show it.<b...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Search Customer Experience
Software Development Engineer, Search Customer Experience
5001+ employees
Hundreds of millions of customers. Billions of queries per year and dollars in revenue. The scale and impact of Amazon search is HUGE and we need smart and creative engineers to imagine and develop...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Search Customer Experience
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Search Customer Experience
Hundreds of millions of customers. Billions of queries per year and dollars in revenue. The scale and impact of Amazon search is HUGE and we need smart and creative engineers to imagine and develop...
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.
Summer 2020 Graduate Research Intern
Summer 2020 Graduate Research Intern
5001+ employees
Are you a MS or PhD student interested in a 2020 Graduate Research Internship in the fields of Speech, Robotics, Computer Vision, Machine Learning / Deep Learning and/ or Data Science?<br><br>Do yo...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Summer 2020 Graduate Research Intern
5001+ employees
Summer 2020 Graduate Research Intern
Are you a MS or PhD student interested in a 2020 Graduate Research Internship in the fields of Speech, Robotics, Computer Vision, Machine Learning / Deep Learning and/ or Data Science?<br><br>Do yo...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
The Team: Amazon Go is a new kind of store with no lines and no checkout-you just grab and go! Customers simply use the Amazon Go app to enter the store, take what they want from our selection of f...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
The Team: Amazon Go is a new kind of store with no lines and no checkout-you just grab and go! Customers simply use the Amazon Go app to enter the store, take what they want from our selection of f...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Alexa Communications is seeking an outstanding Research Scientist to uncover key insights on how customers use Alexa for communications. As a Research Scientist, you will bring customer insights in...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Alexa Communications is seeking an outstanding Research Scientist to uncover key insights on how customers use Alexa for communications. As a Research Scientist, you will bring customer insights in...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer - Product Discovery
Software Development Engineer - Product Discovery
5001+ employees
1. THE Amazon Business Product Discovery TEAM<br><br>Amazon Business Search is a new group of seasoned engineers, product managers, designers and scientists DETERMINED to redefine how business cust...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer - Product Discovery
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Product Discovery
1. THE Amazon Business Product Discovery TEAM<br><br>Amazon Business Search is a new group of seasoned engineers, product managers, designers and scientists DETERMINED to redefine how business cust...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Do you want to be involved in predictive models from huge volumes of past data such as customer usage, firmographic data, characteristics of services and their relations, prices, and promotions, co...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Do you want to be involved in predictive models from huge volumes of past data such as customer usage, firmographic data, characteristics of services and their relations, prices, and promotions, co...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Consider the following problem: every day, millions of customers with unique interests and needs come to Amazon looking for products out of a catalog of over a billion items. On each page, we need ...
About Amazon: Amazon is an electronic commerce and cloud computing company.
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Consider the following problem: every day, millions of customers with unique interests and needs come to Amazon looking for products out of a catalog of over a billion items. On each page, we need ...
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