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Senior Search Engineer - 18-00840
Ref No.: 18-00840
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 04/05/2018
Our client is looking for a senior search engineer for their new product built around ElasticSearch and leverages technologies like Apache Storm and RabbitMQ. DragonGlass is a platform that enables search powered applications.
 
Responsibilities
  • Participate in architectural discussions and product roadmap planning sessions
  • Lead design sessions for new functionality in the product roadmap including identifying design options and challenges meeting feature requirements
  • Build key platform features with a particular focus on search (Java/Python)
  • Work with clients to understand customization needs and provide implementation recommendations
Qualifications
  • 2 years experience with ElasticSearch solution set or Lucene search engine
  • Experience creating and optimizing search queries including using experience with advanced aggregations, significant terms, etc.
  • Solid understanding of creating ElasticSearch indexes, mappings, fieldtypes and working knowledge of design tradeoffs
  • Understanding of ElasticSearch cluster internals such as routing and sharding
  • Strong hands-on development in Java or Python
  • Experience with Linux administration and monitoring tools
  • Experience with REST especially with JSON
  • Experience in AWS environment is an added plus