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

Back-End Engineer – Search (m/f/d)

Full time / Munich Office

Cliqz GmbH is a Munich based company with offices in Germany and the USA which was founded in 2008. Based on the principles of privacy, fairness and openness, more than 100 experts from over 30 countries develop digital key technologies as a European alternative to the market dominating US platforms. These include independent search engine, browser and privacy technologies as well as new techniques for responsible advertising and statistical data collection for the benefit of all users. Since May 2013, Cliqz has been a majority holding of Hubert Burda Media, one of Europe’s leading media corporations. In February 2017, Cliqz acquired Ghostery, the world’s leading provider of anti-tracking tools. Our products Cliqz, Ghostery and MyOffrz are daily used by millions of users.

We are looking for motivated talents who will be implementing the next generation of search and who will work with computer scientists, machine learning experts, mathematicians, computer linguists and other data lovers.

Your Responsibilities

  • You will research, develop, and implement core search technologies for our Back-End
  • You share the responsibility to keep our search backend highly available and scalable to tens of millions of users
  • You will keep learning and teaching new skills together with our talented engineers

Your Profile

  • You have a university degree in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, or similar
  • You have strong coding skills and ability to learn new languages and tools quickly
  • You have experience in implementing Internet Search (indexing, crawling, fetching, ranking)
  • You have at least 2 years of experience in most of the following: Distributed Systems, Cloud platforms (preferably AWS), Machine Learning, MapReduce, Data Engineering, Docker, Python/Go/Rust/C++
  • You have a pragmatic, self-motivated and results-driven mentality
  • You have a very good command of the English language

At Cliqz you are able to contribute to the development of the product and the culture right from the beginning. You will be encouraged to leave your comfort zone and to make mistakes.

According to our principle “arrive and relax“ we help you wherever possible: starting with financial support for your relocation up to any administrative request.

You will have the chance to learn and teach within workshops and talks which are held on a regular basis. To not miss out the fun we also take care of your physical and spiritual well-being. Get to know Cliqz and take a look behind the scenes at

Become part of the team and apply with us now. Send us your application along with your earliest start date and salary expectations.

Cliqz GmbHMunich, GermanyArabellastrasse 2381925 München
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