Software Engineer, University Graduate (Germany)

Munich, Germany
Competitive Salary Dependent on Experience
18 Jan 2018
18 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Graduate, Permanent
Full Time

Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users. At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From AdWords to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.

Google's software engineers develop the next-generation technologies that change how billions of users connect, explore, and interact with information and one another. Our products need to handle information at massive scale, and extend well beyond web search. We're looking for engineers who bring fresh ideas from all areas, including information retrieval, distributed computing, large-scale system design, networking and data storage, security, artificial intelligence, natural language processing, UI design and mobile; the list goes on and is growing every day.


  • Research, conceive and develop software applications to extend and improve on Google's product offering
  • Contribute to a wide variety of projects utilizing natural language processing, artificial intelligence, data compression, machine learning and search technologies
  • Collaborate on scalability issues involving access to massive amounts of data and information
  • Work on a specific project critical to Google’s needs with opportunities to switch teams and projects as you and our fast-paced business grow and evolve
  • Design, test, deploy and maintain software solutions.

About You

  • BSc/BA degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or a related field or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience in engineering/programming in Java or C++
  • Completed projects (inside or outside of school) or classes focused on Data Structures and Algorithms resulting in the ability to select and implement an algorithm, using appropriate data structures to efficiently solve a problem; interpreting algorithms and contributing ideas to their development
  • MSc degree or PhD is preferred
  • Experience with large-scale distributed systems, networking, and related software infrastructure
  • Familiarity with programming/scripting (C++, Java, Python, Perl, JavaScript, shell) languages, especially in Linux/Unix and browser-based environments is preferred
  • Background in web applications, mobile applications, and multi-tiered systems will be advantageous
  • Be versatile
  • Display leadership qualities
  • Be enthusiastic to handle new problems across the full-stack as we continue to push technology forward