Senior Search Engineer (m/f)

Company Description

reBuy reCommerce GmbH

reBuy is the easy-to-use online reCommerce retailer. It all started with an idea of two students and increased into a million dollar vision. Today reBuy is one of the leading players in European reCommerce industry with 400 employees and grew up into a powerful business. You can be part of our exciting journey!

Job Description

Have you ever got the chance to rework a search system from bottom up? Choose the technologies, processes and algorithms you want to choose?
If you are up for this challenge, we have it! We have currently 2 developers working on our Solarcloud based search and to boost our search we are looking for someone to join our search team and build the search we need in the future. 

  • You keep track of recent trends within the IT scene and you have a broad knowledge about modern development methods and instruments
  • Build a scalable search system including content acquisition, indexing and query interfaces
  • Incorporate machine learning ranking algorithms in traditional information retrieval systems
  • Measure and analyze data to identify opportunities to improve search quality


  • Experience with a Lucene based search system (Elasticsearch / Solr) 
  • You are not only good at algorithms but can also write solid, production quality code to take the algorithms to production
  • Your coding experience encompasses at least two of the following: Go, Java, Python, Scala, Kafka, RabbitMQ or similar
  • Optional: Experience with big / fast data methodologies

Additional Information

We are offering a unique job in an innovation-friendly company within an inspiring and flourishing environment. You have the free choice of your OS and IDE. We will provide you state of the art hardware. Our hierarchy is and will always be flat. Our atmosphere is open-minded: Something you want to change? Or something to introduce? Let us talk about it. The projects have a broad scope for codecision-making. Our goals are ambitious and the will lead us to exciting paths.

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