Careers at DuckDuckGo

Join our fully distributed team and help raise the standard of trust online — from anywhere!
DuckDuckGo team members posing for a group photo on a clear, sunny day at Zion National Park, Utah.
We host yearly meetups around the world (on hold due to Covid-19) so our global team can strengthen connections and work together face-to-face.

Join Our Global Team

DuckDuckGo is a remote company of 125+ passionate people from over 15 countries. Together, we're on a mission to show the world that protecting privacy can be simple.

We embrace diverse perspectives and seek hardworking, self-motivated individuals. Interested in joining our team? Learn about our unique culture and support resources we offer team members.

  • Take Back Your Schedule

    No core hours means working when you're most productive, and taking time off when you need it.

  • Love Where You Work

    Since 2012, we've maintained an average team retention of over 90%. That's held as we doubled in size during 2019-20.

  • Fair Pay for Everyone

    Everyone at the same professional level earns the same pay regardless of factors like race, gender, age, and location.

Hiring Process

Hiring works best when it's a two-way street. That's why we help you get to know us and envision what your future role at DuckDuckGo might look like. Learn more about how we hire.

We follow a flexible timeline based on your schedule and current employment status. For details on how we treat your personal data during this process, see our Recruiting Information Policy.

  1. Chat With Us

    If your application is a good match, our talent manager will invite you to a brief call.

  2. Complete Projects

    Next, we'll send you a paid test project. Expect a second if all goes well.

  3. Meet Our Team

    We'll talk between projects so we can learn more about each other.

  4. Hop Onboard!

    If everyone thinks it's a good fit, we'll make you an offer to join.