Help us to combine the power of Data, Search and browsers to redesign the internet for the user.

Back-End Developer

Full time / Munich Office

Job Summary

You will be operating at the heart of our company: our core search technology. You will work in a team with computer scientists, machine learning experts, mathematicians, computer linguists, and other data lovers. You will be part of the team that implements the next generation Internet search. We will roll-out our product to millions of users. A successful candidate is not afraid of massive scalability, chaos monkeys, huge data sets, parallel processing, and tough challenges at the edge of today’s technology.

Key Qualifications

  • Research, develop, and implement core search technologies for our back-end.
  • Become familiar with our stack and learn everything about search technology. Participate in the further development of our stack.
  • Depending on your interest and your experience you will quickly become responsible for (small or large) parts of the system and/or parts of the data set, e.g., machine learning, indexing, crawling, failure systems, …
  • You will work closely with our back-end engineering team, our data scientists, and the front-end engineers to ensure that all systems are state of the art.
  • Keep learning and teaching new skills together with our other highly talented engineers.

Skills & Experience

  1. University degree (BSc/MSc/PhD) in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, or similar
  2. Ability to crack tough challenges fast and interest in attacking state-of-the-art technology and pushing boundaries together with the team
  3. Strong coding skills and ability to learn new languages fast
  4. Knowledge in Python/C/C++
  5. Knowledge/experience in some or all of the following: Machine Learning, NLP, Elastic Search, Map Reduce, AWS, Distributed Systems, Crawling, Indexing, Data Science, …
  6. For senior positions: 3+ years experience in one of the above fields


Our office culture is centered around curiosity, playing with new ideas, and pushing boundaries. It is a place to experiment – so we are most interested in candidates who are passionate about learning. Candidates must also be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with challenging and, at times, demanding team. There are many benefits in joining the team: We offer a fixed position, competitive salary, and training opportunities. In addition, we offer relocation packages and work sponsorship for worldwide candidates to join our growing team in Munich! We are backed by one of the largest European Internet players – so despite the start-up-atmosphere, we do offer stability. But most important of all: Your contribution will matter every day!

Cliqz GmbHMunich, GermanyArabellastrasse 2381925 München
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