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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,
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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
$167,955
The salaries of candidates in this role range from a low of $110,000 to a high of $220,000, with a median salary of $168,000.

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Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Have you ever wanted to work on machine learning challenges that will make a lasting impact on society and solve key problems that impact the experience of millions of Amazon customers? Do you like...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Have you ever wanted to work on machine learning challenges that will make a lasting impact on society and solve key problems that impact the experience of millions of Amazon customers? Do you like...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world leader in providing a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in hundreds of ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the world leader in providing a highly reliable, scalable, low-cost infrastructure platform in the cloud that powers hundreds of thousands of businesses in hundreds of ...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery and Live Sports API
Sr. Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery and Live Sports API
5001+ employees
The Prime Video Discovery team is hiring a Senior Engineer to lead engineering initiatives for Prime Video's expansion into Live Sports and Channels. Discovery is at the center of Prime Video, enab...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery and Live Sports API
5001+ employees
Sr. Software Engineer, Prime Video Discovery and Live Sports API
The Prime Video Discovery team is hiring a Senior Engineer to lead engineering initiatives for Prime Video's expansion into Live Sports and Channels. Discovery is at the center of Prime Video, enab...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Manager - Search Ranking & Relevance
Software Development Manager - Search Ranking & Relevance
5001+ employees
Amazon.in, Amazon's marketplace in India, is looking for a software development manager (SDM) for the Search Ranking and Relevance team.<br><br>As the leader of the team you will be instrumental in...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Manager - Search Ranking & Relevance
5001+ employees
Software Development Manager - Search Ranking & Relevance
Amazon.in, Amazon's marketplace in India, is looking for a software development manager (SDM) for the Search Ranking and Relevance team.<br><br>As the leader of the team you will be instrumental in...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
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
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
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.
C++ Software Developer - AWS Discovery Service
C++ Software Developer - AWS Discovery Service
5001+ employees
Software Developer - Amazon Web Services - Seattle, Washington.<br><br>We are rapidly expanding the AWS Application Discovery Service in the Amazon Web Service (AWS) Development Center located in d...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
C++ Software Developer - AWS Discovery Service
5001+ employees
C++ Software Developer - AWS Discovery Service
Software Developer - Amazon Web Services - Seattle, Washington.<br><br>We are rapidly expanding the AWS Application Discovery Service in the Amazon Web Service (AWS) Development Center located in d...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Software Development Engineer, Recommendations
Sr. Software Development Engineer, Recommendations
5001+ employees
Are you interested in being a technical leader for building an amazing recommendations platform which involves machine learning systems, rule based analysis, and big data processing? Are you intere...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Software Development Engineer, Recommendations
5001+ employees
Sr. Software Development Engineer, Recommendations
Are you interested in being a technical leader for building an amazing recommendations platform which involves machine learning systems, rule based analysis, and big data processing? Are you intere...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer 2, Prime Video Discovery
Software Development Engineer 2, Prime Video 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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer 2, Prime Video Discovery
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer 2, Prime Video 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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Research Scientist
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon Fashion is launching a new business for a highly strategic area for Amazon, and reinventing how customers shop for fashion. We are implementing cutting edge ML frameworks and technologies in...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Sr. Research Scientist
Amazon Fashion is launching a new business for a highly strategic area for Amazon, and reinventing how customers shop for fashion. We are implementing cutting edge ML frameworks and technologies in...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer II - Large Scale Distributed Systems, Recommendations
Software Development Engineer II - Large Scale Distributed Systems, Recommendations
5001+ employees
Amazon's Personalization (P13N) organization is responsible for the core components that drive the Amazon website and customer experience. Serving millions of customer page views and orders per day...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer II - Large Scale Distributed Systems, Recommendations
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer II - Large Scale Distributed Systems, Recommendations
Amazon's Personalization (P13N) organization is responsible for the core components that drive the Amazon website and customer experience. Serving millions of customer page views and orders per day...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer II - Large Scale Distributed Systems, Recommendations
Software Development Engineer II - Large Scale Distributed Systems, Recommendations
5001+ employees
Amazon's Personalization (P13N) organization is responsible for the core components that drive the Amazon website and customer experience. Serving millions of customer page views and orders per day...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer II - Large Scale Distributed Systems, Recommendations
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer II - Large Scale Distributed Systems, Recommendations
Amazon's Personalization (P13N) organization is responsible for the core components that drive the Amazon website and customer experience. Serving millions of customer page views and orders per day...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Fire TV Personalization
Software Development Engineer - Fire TV Personalization
5001+ employees
Fire TV is the #1 best-selling streaming media player is the US - a tiny box that connects your HDTV to a world of online content. This is an opportunity to join Fire TV Discovery Team focused on c...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Fire TV Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Fire TV Personalization
Fire TV is the #1 best-selling streaming media player is the US - a tiny box that connects your HDTV to a world of online content. This is an opportunity to join Fire TV Discovery Team focused on c...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Research Scientist
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Global Specialty Fulfillment (GSF) comprises Prime Now, Fresh, Pantry, Restaurants, Whole Foods, Special Handling, Treasure Truck, and Campus operations, where last mile capacity management and wor...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Sr. Research Scientist
Global Specialty Fulfillment (GSF) comprises Prime Now, Fresh, Pantry, Restaurants, Whole Foods, Special Handling, Treasure Truck, and Campus operations, where last mile capacity management and wor...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Systems Development Engineer - Search Customer Experience Team
Systems Development Engineer - Search Customer Experience Team
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 engineers to manage the infrastructure and op...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Systems Development Engineer - Search Customer Experience Team
5001+ employees
Systems Development Engineer - Search Customer Experience Team
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 engineers to manage the infrastructure and op...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
SDE II, Prime Video Discovery
SDE II, Prime Video Discovery
5001+ employees
The Prime Video Discovery team aggregates and delivers personalized Home, Search and Detail pages to Web, iOS, Android, Living Room and FireTV. Our team is at the heart of the customer journey to f...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
SDE II, Prime Video Discovery
5001+ employees
SDE II, Prime Video Discovery
The Prime Video Discovery team aggregates and delivers personalized Home, Search and Detail pages to Web, iOS, Android, Living Room and FireTV. Our team is at the heart of the customer journey to f...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Search Design
Software Development Engineer - Search Design
5001+ employees
Do you enjoy seeing highly relevant content when you perform shopping searches? Do you love helping developers create shopping experiences that feel like a direct answer to the customer's query? Aw...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Search Design
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Search Design
Do you enjoy seeing highly relevant content when you perform shopping searches? Do you love helping developers create shopping experiences that feel like a direct answer to the customer's query? Aw...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Principal Research Scientist
Principal Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Inventory Placement is seeking a Principal Research Scientist to join its science team. We own the systems that decide where to place hundreds of millions of units worth billions of dollars of inve...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Principal Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Principal Research Scientist
Inventory Placement is seeking a Principal Research Scientist to join its science team. We own the systems that decide where to place hundreds of millions of units worth billions of dollars of inve...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon is looking for a Research Scientist to help build next generation models in the Inventory Management Systems in the Supply Chain Optimization Technology group. We are a group of Research Sci...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Research Scientist
Amazon is looking for a Research Scientist to help build next generation models in the Inventory Management Systems in the Supply Chain Optimization Technology group. We are a group of Research Sci...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Search Design
Software Development Engineer - Search Design
5001+ employees
Job Description<br><br>At Amazon Search Experience we invent and simplify the shopping experience our Customers. We obsess over customer behavior and data while delivering search innovation on a ma...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Search Design
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Search Design
Job Description<br><br>At Amazon Search Experience we invent and simplify the shopping experience our Customers. We obsess over customer behavior and data while delivering search innovation on a ma...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Business Intelligence Engineer - Merchant Ranking Algorithm
Business Intelligence Engineer - Merchant Ranking Algorithm
5001+ employees
Amazon's planet-scale retail platform has created the largest marketplace in human history. The 2 million+ sellers on the Amazon platform help provide unprecedented product selection for our custom...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Business Intelligence Engineer - Merchant Ranking Algorithm
5001+ employees
Business Intelligence Engineer - Merchant Ranking Algorithm
Amazon's planet-scale retail platform has created the largest marketplace in human history. The 2 million+ sellers on the Amazon platform help provide unprecedented product selection for our custom...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Research Scientist
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Amazon's Supply Chain Optimization & Technology team (SCOT) is looking for a Research Scientist to optimize one of the most complex logistics systems in the world. Academic and/or practical backgro...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Sr. Research Scientist
5001+ employees
Sr. Research Scientist
Amazon's Supply Chain Optimization & Technology team (SCOT) is looking for a Research Scientist to optimize one of the most complex logistics systems in the world. Academic and/or practical backgro...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Ruby on Rails, Internal Tooling, Personalization
Software Development Engineer - Ruby on Rails, Internal Tooling, Personalization
5001+ employees
Our team owns a Ruby on Rails website that we built to automate the promotion process in the Consumer Engagement organization, which is one of the largest organizations in Amazon Retail. We are see...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Ruby on Rails, Internal Tooling, Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Ruby on Rails, Internal Tooling, Personalization
Our team owns a Ruby on Rails website that we built to automate the promotion process in the Consumer Engagement organization, which is one of the largest organizations in Amazon Retail. We are see...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
5001+ employees
Amazon's Automated Advertising 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 t...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer - Paid Search
Amazon's Automated Advertising 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 t...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Senior Software Development Engineer, Personalization
Senior 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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Senior Software Development Engineer, Personalization
5001+ employees
Senior 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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Systems Development Engineer - Search Customer Experience Team
Systems Development Engineer - Search Customer Experience Team
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 engineers to manage the infrastructure and op...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Systems Development Engineer - Search Customer Experience Team
5001+ employees
Systems Development Engineer - Search Customer Experience Team
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 engineers to manage the infrastructure and op...
About Amazon: Amazon is a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer II, Personalization
Software Development Engineer II, 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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Software Development Engineer II, Personalization
5001+ employees
Software Development Engineer II, 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 a company operating a marketplace for consumers, sellers, and content creators.
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
At Lyft, community is what we are and it's what we do. It's what makes us different. To create the best ride for all, we start in our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organ...
Research Scientist
Research Scientist
At Lyft, community is what we are and it's what we do. It's what makes us different. To create the best ride for all, we start in our own community by creating an open, inclusive, and diverse organ...
Applied Electromyography Researcher
Applied Electromyography Researcher
Applied Electromyography Researcher Facebook Reality Labs | Redmond, WA<br><br>As an Applied Electromyography Researcher at Facebook Reality Labs, you will be working on the cutting edge of human-c...
Applied Electromyography Researcher
Applied Electromyography Researcher
Applied Electromyography Researcher Facebook Reality Labs | Redmond, WA<br><br>As an Applied Electromyography Researcher at Facebook Reality Labs, you will be working on the cutting edge of human-c...

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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