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SOLR JAVA/J2EE Developer
Ref No.: 19-00421
Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Title: SOLR JAVA/J2EE Developer
Location: Philadelphia, PA
Type: Contract or Temp-to-perm
Job Description
We are looking for a strong Solr Java Applications Engineer who is ready to take on complex challenges at our Finance industry customer located in Philadelphia.  This person will be responsible for the support and maintenance of Apache Solr Java applications within our client. Users of multiple Enterprise Applications that integrate with Solr services could be impacted without the operation, support and maintenance of Solr components and services.
This position is also for the support and maintenance of multiple Java applications within the Information Technology Department. This position is a self-motivated professional that will work on sets of Java/J2EE application to fulfill the business demands from requirements definition through the deployment and operation. This position will involve the ongoing development and operational support of Java/J2EE applications. This position will collaborate with other Application engineers to perform requirements definition and analysis and produce solid technical designs.
Key Accountabilities:
  • Analyze applications requests and gather business requirements, planning, organizing, and designing technical solutions to meet client requirements.
  • Estimate, design, prototype, develop, document, and test solutions to business problems on a project by project basis.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues with production systems, including applications that were built by other teams.
  • Provide 2nd tier, off-hours remote support.
  • Participate in the daily design and implementation activities of core subsystems for new features, enhancements and revisions.
  • Participate in the production release activities as needed.
Required Skills:
  • Bachelor’s Degree required; concentration in Computer Science, ISM.
  • 5 - 8 years of previously related technical experience.
  • Demonstrable Agile Software Development experience.
  • Extensive experience in Java programming.
  • Advanced knowledge in the development of Apache Solr Java/J2EE applications and frameworks.
  • Knowledge of NoSQL, Search Engines, Rate Engines, Rule Engines architecture and design.
  • Experience in Continuous Integration / Continuous Delivery / Continuous Deployment.
  • Experience in use of Java application build and deployment tools.
  • Experience in designing and developing technical documentation.
  • Experience in executing non-development operational activities to keep the day to day business going within supported applications.
  • 5+ years of related application development experience.
  • Ability to research new technologies and create conceptual models or solutions and present them to high-level audience cross business, applications and technology domains, a plus.
Partner's Consulting is an Information Technology Consulting Company based in the Philadelphia area and placing consultants across the country.  We have built personal relationships with our clients over the years, and work directly with hiring managers on all our open positions.  Our core values are focused on the highest level of professional dedication to our client's requirements coupled with our desire to partner for joint success. If you have any questions or concerns about the posting above, please contact us at