All posts categorized in: Engineering

Normalizing Resume Text in the Age of Ninjas, Rockstars, and Wizards

Left to right: Ninja by Mwangi Gatheca, Rockstar by Austin Neill and Magic by Pierrick Van Troost At Indeed we help people get jobs, which means understanding resumes and making them discoverable by the right employers. Understanding massive amounts of text is a tricky problem by itself. With source text as varied as resumes, the problem […]

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Jobs Filter: Improving the Job Seeker Experience

As Indeed continues to grow, we’re finding more ways to help people get jobs. We’re also offering more ways job seekers can see those jobs. Job seekers can search directly on Indeed.com, receive recommendations, view sponsored jobs or Indeed Targeted Ads, or receive invitations to apply — to name a few. While each option presents […]

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Time-Tested: 7 Ways to Improve Velocity When A/B Testing a New UX

A/B testing holistic redesigns can be tough. Here at Indeed, we learned this firsthand when we tried to take our UX from this to this: The Indeed mobile Search Engine Results Page (SERP) circa mid-2017 (left) and circa mid-2018 (right) Things didn’t go so hot. We’d spent months and months coming up with a beautiful […]

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