Careers at DuckDuckGo

Help us raise the standard of trust online.
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.

Who we are

Join Our Team

DuckDuckGo is a fully remote company of passionate individuals from over 15 countries. Our best‑in‑class privacy protection makes it simple for everyone to take back their online privacy.

We embrace diverse perspectives and seek hardworking, self-motivated people who share our vision of raising the standard of trust online.

  • Work Whenever,

    Productivity is personal. For us, it's less about where you live or the exact hours you work. We use tools to connect and collaborate across time zones.

  • Make a
    Global Impact

    We’re a fast-growing team helping millions get the privacy they deserve online. Whatever you do, you’ll make a difference from day one!

  • Lead at
    Every Level

    Our philosophy is based on building trust through transparency. This allows for autonomy and empowered project management, regardless of seniority.

How it's done

Hiring Process

We aim to exemplify our values of building trust, questioning assumptions, and validating direction in everything we do. Our non-traditional hiring process is no exception.

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

  1. Apply for a position

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

  2. Complete projects

    Should both sides continue, we'll gauge your skills through a couple of short, paid projects.

  3. Meet our team

    During the process, we'll connect several times to learn more about you and discuss how we work.

  4. Hop onboard!

    If all goes well, we’ll make you an offer to join our team!