Sr. Solr Developer

Job Title: Sr. Solr Developer

Location:
 NYC, NY

Position
Type:  FTE/Permanent

 

Roles
& Responsibilities:

We have an exciting opportunity for Sr. Solr developer with
8+ years of total experience. As a core developer candidate will be part of the
team that focuses on the next generation Big Data Platform, primary
responsibility includes developing big data tools that facilitate various
consumers (users or programs), in terms of optimizing or automating the
system.. Essential Skills: Should have working knowledge of search and
recommendations (Query parsing, Spell Check and associated search topics)

Role
Specific Skills:

Must have 6+
Years of experience on Java and related frameworks

 

Experience
& Exposure Required:

Extensive
Experience on SOLR, REST-like API such as HTTP/XML and JSON APIs

Exposure
with Big data platforms is required.

Indexing of
data sources including Web/Database, primarily structured data.

Engineer
automated techniques and processes for the bulk indexing of large-scale data
sets residing in database or un-indexed systems

Good
knowledge on setting up and configuring multiple SOLR cores under Linux
environment.

Defining
SOLR index schemas for various data elements and configuring the same for
various priorities.

Skill in
indexing database on incremental manner. (Add indexes for new records added
since previous index and removing indexes for the deleted records.)

Knowledge on
indexing database using SOLRs built-in database indexing features.

Good
knowledge on Promoting search results, Facet searches, Pivot facet, Stats
component, Boost queries, using Filter Queries etc

Load
balancing, integrating multi core searches.

SOlrJ API
programming experience for querying/feeding/administration

Experience
on using custom connectors with Solr is a plus

Experience
with oracle pl/sql and stored procedure coding.

Experience
in developing web services technologies (SOAP and RESTful)

 

Desirable
Skills:

A Bachelor’s
degree in IT or a related field

 

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