Staff Engineer (Search Experience)

  • Engineering


Amsterdam, NL

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About the team

The Search Experience team provides Miro's users with effortless access to their organization's information, so they can quickly find, open, and reference relevant content. We continuously improve the relevance of search results across different information that Miro stores, such as boards, templates, embedded documents, and users.

Join a collaborative team of experienced engineers who are excited to make a big impact together!

About the role

We are building a best-in-class search experience, so users can find what they need reliably, securely and fast.
We are looking for a Staff Engineer to drive the design and implementation of the technology supporting this mission.

What you'll do

Drive the creation of a performant, reliable and secure search experience:

  • Define targets for relevance, performance, reliability, extensibility
  • Design target architecture to provide an outstanding search experience
  • Drive alignment across teams to get buy-in on technical designs and make sure the team’s needs from others are covered
  • Lead development of the designed services
  • Mentor the team on the competence of the above

What you’ll need

  • Experience architecting high-load, multi-tenant, enterprise-grade, and secure systems
  • Expertise in Microservices architecture
  • Expertise in modern search engine technology such as Elasticsearch and AWS OpenSearch
  • Experience in the search domain
  • Ability to collaborate with partners across teams and engineers within the team

What’s in it for you

  • Competitive equity package
  • Medical insurance coverage
  • Lunch, snacks and drinks provided in the office
  • Wellbeing benefit and WFH equipment allowance
  • Annual learning and development allowance to grow your skills and career
  • Travel allowance for your commute
  • Opportunity to work for a globally diverse team
  • Inspiring workplace in the heart of Amsterdam

Our tech stack

  • Java 11, Spring (+Spring Boot), Hazelcast, Redis, PostgreSQL, TestNG & Mockito
  • TypeScript, WebSocket, Webpack, Canvas API, Redux, React
  • Maven, Git, Jira, Confluence, Bamboo, BitBucket
  • AWS (S3, EC2), Docker, Linux

About Miro

Miro is an online, visual collaboration platform designed to unlock creativity and accelerate innovation among teams of all kinds. The platform’s infinite canvas enables teams to lead engaging workshops and meetings, design products, brainstorm ideas, and more. Miro, co-headquartered in San Francisco and Amsterdam, serves more than 45M users worldwide, including 99% of the Fortune 100. Miro was founded in 2011 and currently has more than 1,500 employees in 12 hubs around the world. To learn more, please visit:


At Miro, we strive to create and foster an environment of belonging and collaboration across cultural differences.
Miro’s mission — Empower teams to create the next big thing — is how we think about our product, people, and culture. We believe that creating big things requires diverse and inclusive teams. Diversity invites all talent with different demography, identities and styles to step in, and inclusion invites them to step closer together. Every day, we are working to build a more diverse Miro, cultivate a sense of belonging for future and current Mironeers around the world, and foster an environment where everyone can collaborate and embrace differences.


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