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Solr Expert

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Data Management

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job functions:

    Data Engineer

  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Dhrusha Shah

  • Contact email:

    dhrusha.shah@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    LFA - 59649_1617191508

  • Published:

    20 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-12

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

In search for a Solr Expert to be responsible for the ongoing design, delivery, and improvements to our existing Solr capabilities and to implement quality search solutions under limited guidance that can make a demonstrable difference to our business and our users.

The business are seeking for someone who has a good understanding of Solr and are able to provide guidance and expertise on how to achieve the best outcome and use of the system. You will be required to work closely with the delivery teams to design and evolve our search solutions.

Expertise required:

Strong hands-on experience Apache Solr and related search and database technology
Knowledge of the use of search to rank and promoting search results and facet searches, pivot
facet, stats, boost, filter queries etc
Broad exposure with Big Data platforms and operating them reliably at volume and scale
Good in depth understanding of Linux, software debugging tools and performance tuning
Setting up and configuring multiple SOLR cores under Linux environment, indexing of unstructured
data.
Investigate and fix bugs, write automated unit tests, and maintain documentation

Please apply for more information!