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Solr/Elasticsearch Developer
Ref No.: 17-03156
Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Solr/Elasticsearch Developer
Phoenix, AZ
2 Month Contract

Job Description
  • Data management and advanced analytics team is a part of the Cyber Analytics organization of the Information Security group in the Client.
  • On our team, you will be working in a high-paced and dynamic environment, developing scalable, high-performance applications.
  • One of our core product strategy is to build smart search applications to make information retrieval a very intuitive and seamless experience for the customers of our web application.
  • If you have had prior experience in building smart search applications, then we want to talk to you.
  • 4-5 years of strong Hands on skills in SOLR querying and Indexing supporting web applications
  • Expertise in SOLR Cloud technologies – Collection Sharding/replication, failover, fault tolerance, high availability along with Java.
  • Expertise in configuring SOLR schema and understanding of advanced schema fields
  • Expertise in tuning the relevancy of search results
  • Expertise in fine tuning SOLR caches and cache warming and segment merging
  • Exposure to the internal implementations of SOLR/Lucene and understanding of Information Retrieval techniques
  • Strong knowledge and understanding of data structures, object oriented design and systems / applications programming
  • Strong knowledge of data cleansing and enrichment experience
  • 3-5 years of T-SQL experience , including writing and troubleshooting stored procedures
Nice to have
  • Experience with machine learning techniques (especially recommender and NLP systems)
  • Experience with UI technologies such as ReactJS, Polymer or JavaScript in general is desired
  • Good communication, presentation and collaboration skills
  • Proven analytical, problem solving and time management and organizational skills
  • Familiarity with the ELK (Elastic, Logstash, Kibana and Beats) stack is a plus
  • Interest in Cyber Security is a plus