Job Description :
Job Title:            Java with Solr Search exp

Length:                6+ Months contract

Location:             Pittsburgh PA

Solar Search development experience is must


Work closely with development team, architect, project manager, business analysts to design, develop, unit test, debug and maintain java based web applications in accordance with functional requirements and scope of work.

Contribute and confirm to DE adopted software development standards.

Focus on quality and continuous improvement to application and processes.

Participate in production deployment and provide assistance to production support group when needed.

Leading the architecture and implementation of Solr search functionality across search platform on web sites


Bachelor degree in Computer Science or equivalent.

8 years of experience in developing web applications using Java based frameworks, such as Spring.

Solid understanding and application knowledge of object oriented programming and design patterns.

4+ Years of experience working directly on the Solr 7.x platform.

Must possess problem solving and troubleshooting skills.

Be performance driven, and be able to work multiple projects simultaneously if needed.

Be highly motivated to adopt new technologies, challenges and work in a fast paced environment.

Excellent team player with strong verbal & written communication skills.

Prior work experience with Search technologies such as Endeca, Lucidworks, or Solr search.

Exposure to Agile methodology would be nice to have.

Experience working with GIT, JIRA, and Confluence would be nice to have.