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SOLR Architect/Lead
Ref No.: 18-06729
Location: Houston, Texas
Position Type:Contract
Architect/Lead
Houston, TX
ASAP through the end of 2018


Technical Skills:
• Have 3+ years of experience on SOLR search engine platform& overall should have 10+yrs of IT experience
• Experience of Retail domain will be an added advantage
• Deep technical understanding of complex, high performance, multi-tier customer facing web applications
• Experience of Architecting and development search platform onSOLR Technologyand Engine configuration
• Exposure to writing and deploying custom components in Solr
• Hands on experience with Solr 5.x
• Experience in configuring and maintaining SOLR
• Experience in Java programming
• Experience in Integrating SOLR Search with eCommerce Platforms like IBM WCS/ Java based applications
• Implementation and Support Experience, Experience with Endeca will be added advantage
• Good knowledge of Ecommerce Technology and Architecture
• Have basic understanding of UML, XML, Web Services

Responsibilities
• Configuring and Supporting the SOLR Platform implementation, Support Business users in fine tuning the existing implementation and maintaining rules.
• Incorporate enhancements for new features.
• Analysis of new requirements (business requirements), business impacts, work prioritization and estimation.
• Prepare Low level and High Level design document or technical specifications.
• Code and test(Unit and System Test) application components
Experience
• Ability to take business requirements and develop functional design and help in technical design.
• Ability to work with remote teams
• Ability to manage project scope.
• Ability to ensure quality of the delivered components.
• Onshore / Offshore team management, capacity planning.
• Offshore co-ordination for construction and testing of defects/BRs, review and code delivery.

Education Qualification
Bachelor's degree in Engineering or relevant discipline
Requirements: WCS/SOLR/Lucene - MUST