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

Software Engineer News Recommendations (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 thrive in a flexible, creative, fast-paced environment and who possess a solid understanding of current market trends as well as emerging technologies.

Your Responsibilities

  • You will develop and implement your own solutions for complex problems in the fast-moving world of our News team, whose curated news feeds are read by millions of Germans daily
  • You will have the freedom and responsibility to choose your own technology stack and implement your decisions
  • You will work with complex data sets, especially streaming data
  • You will implement processes from problem specification to deployment
  • You will keep learning and teaching new skills, eager to challenge yourself with new tasks everyday
  • You will communicate intensively with your team colleagues to share your expertise and create strong results
  • You will closely collaborate with other teams to ensure that your work results are integrated into our main product

Your Profile

  • You have a university degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology or similar
  • You have at least 3 years of work experience in software engineering developing data driven solutions, especially in Python
  • You possess strong familiarity with NoSQL and SQL databases such as Redis, Elasticsearch, MySQL, etc.
  • You have expertise in developing machine learning models, especially NLP
  • You can look back on former experience with cloud platforms, especially AWS and deployment of micro-service architectures (Docker) through Jenkins, Terraform etc.
  • You enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and you adapt to new challenges and tools usage quickly
  • 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 GmbHArabellastraße 2381925 München
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