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Full Stack Developer, Shopping/ eCommerce Technology Specialist
Ref No.: 18-06642
Location: Chicago, Illinois
PURPOSE
This role is for an experienced full stack developer who will be responsible to build and evolve our innovative product once launched. As a member of the team, you will collaborate with other data engineers, data scientists, analysts, and product owners to design to develop personalized meal planning solution. This role is analytical and creative and will be responsible for taking the experience from concept to launch.

 Location/Duration
  • Work location(s) – Primarily based out of downtown Chicago (Client)
  • Onsite (Client location)
  • Duration of assignment – 5/21/2018 to 10/24/2018
  • Typical anticipated hours per week/schedule - 40
 
PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES 
  • Consulting with internal stakeholders to understand technical needs, analyzing solution options and making a recommendation based upon your knowledge and experience
  • Build search solutions using SOLR (Critical for role success) or other similar technologies
  • Developing enterprise and consumer grade solutions
  • Gaining technical knowledge of software  and open source technology stacks
  • Partnering with designers and user experience specialists to create consumer-first user experiences
  • Bridging the gap between elegant front-end design and existing enterprise backend architectures
  • Architect, build, and implement infrastructure (as it relates to SOLR/Fusion)
Experience and Knowledge:
  • Previous professional experience working with Python, RabbitMQ, Django/ Flask, Rest Framework, Oauth, NLTK/SciKit and other Python packages
  • You have created and deployed microservices
  • Ability to use containers like dockers or kubernettes
  • Experience working with agile methodology & dev ops geared towards cloud
  • Strong knowledge of full stack development and Object Oriented development
  • Familiarity with IOT integrations (ex: Alexa skill development process)
  • Published apps, websites or other examples of solutions built
  • You have worked with AWS, Azure, Google Cloud (Preferred)
  • You have front-end development experience: HTML5, JavaScript/ JQuery, CSS
  • Experience with Angular, node.js and templating engines like Handlebars, Ninja, or equivalent
  • You have worked with, and are proficient with Python ORMs; MVC pattern and frameworks; Rest API architecture, Postgres SQL and/or NoSQL databases like Cassandra (Preferred) or Mongo DB
  • iOS development experience helpful but not required
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong data engineering background with prior experience in large-scale distributed data processing platforms such as Kafka, Spark, Kinesis
  • A desire to learn and share your knowledge
  • Experienced individual who has a very good understanding of collections, replications and shards (particularly as this relates to SOLR).
  • Understanding of topology in terms of how many shards, clusters need to be set up with respect to SOLR infrastructure (Nice to have)
  • Understanding of cross data center replication (CDCR), read and write side fault tolerance, sharding and indexing (Nice to have)
  • Automation experience (particularly Shell/Python)
  • Performance tuning
  • Develop and document test procedures. Develop and document support transition documentation.
  • Operational Set up of SOLR/Fusion clusters
  • Minimum of Bachelor degree preferably in MIS or equivalent IT field experience required.