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Role: Search Engineer (Elastic or Solr)
Location: NYC, NY
Duration: 11+ Months
Experience : 10+ Yrs
Interview Mode: Telephonic/Skype

Job Description


Develop and maintain highly scalable, high performance and highly available search indexes.
Design, test and deploy new solutions as well as maintaining, integrating and improving existing solutions.
Write well tested, efficient and readable code. The code should also be strongly structured with a view to reusability.
Ensure that all deliverables follow best practices around source control, and can be incorporated in to continuous integration and deployment patterns.
Manage individual project priorities, deadlines and deliverables.
Participate in preparing business cases, requirements documents and product roadmaps for new concepts.
Ensure that solutions are in line with the other deliverables of the workflow team and produce documentation so that others learn from and contribute to the work.
Attend, and contribute to meetings as required.

Experience following and implementing software design patterns.
2+ years with lucine based search platforms – Elastic or Solr.
2+ years with Java 8+ as well as recent production experience deploying Java based applications.
REST API design and consumption experience.
Building message based (AMQP) software architectures, including designing message payloads and exchange / queuing patterns.
Some experience building software based on a microservices software architecture a bonus
Familiarity with tools to ensure that the architecture can be properly reported on, analyzed and supported eg. CloudWatch, Sumo
Some familiarity with the agile process (stand ups, planning, estimating and demoing)
Exposure to the media space – specifically classifying video, audio, image and rights data would be a huge benefit
Familiarity with designing for and working with the cloud, particularly AWS.
Experience with and exposure to unit testing, test driven development, branching patterns and continuous integration / deployment
Good communication skills with ability to facilitate conversations with business stakeholders in project definition, business requirements definition and functional design sessions.

Basic Qualifications
2+ years engineering experience.
Bachelor''s Degree in Computer Science or related subject.

Additional Qualifications
Professional certification in Java
Professional certification in AWS