Search Engineer


Strategic Staffing Solutions


Strategic Staffing Solutions is currently looking for a Search Engineer for a contract opening with one of our largest clients located in Charlotte, NC!

Locations: Charlotte, NC

Duration:  4+ Months

To apply: Please email your resume in Word Format to Bob Cromer at: and Reference Job Order #: 204441 or Click the Apply Button.

Job Description:

This position will be part of the Enterprise Search and Relevancy team to Solve Relevancy and Ranking problems in collaboration with Data Science and Product team.

Required Qualifications:

  • Experience in either SOLR/Elastic Search
  • Understanding Relevancy and Ranking problems and solving at a granular level using NLP and Data driven solutions
  • Understanding about ‘keyword search’, natural language search’ and cognitive search
  • Understanding on Search platform eco-system Data Connectors, Data Transformation, Data Load, Data Index, Data Query Clients, Data Results Relevancy Modules
  • Experience in Customizing search workflows that includes faceted search, keywords search, phrase search, query expansion using synonyms
  • Should have strong experience in anyone or more programming languages JAVA or Python
  • Experience in RESTful Web Services
  • Experience in Java and J2EE/Java EE (including servlets, JSP, JSF, JDBC) OR Python

Good to have Skills:

  • Experience with messaging products like RabbitMQ, Kafka or ActiveMQ
  • Experience working with DB like Mongo, Casandra etc.
  • Experience with development tools like Eclipse, Git, Gradle, Sonar, Jenkins, Jira, Artifactory etc
  • Experience with web application servers like Tomcat, Jetty, JBoss etc
  • Experience with TDD, code testability standards, JUnit/Mockito
  • Strong understanding of OOP, design patterns and industry best practices
  • Agile project experience

Preferred Skills

  • Fair knowledge of scripting and working in a Linux environment
  • Experience building distributed systems at Internet scale
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and time management skills

The global mission of S3 is to build trusting relationships and deliver solutions that positively impact our customers, our consultants, and our communities. The four pillars of our company are to:

  • Set the bar high for what a company should do
  • Create jobs
  • Offer people an opportunity to succeed and change their station in life
  • Improve the communities where we live and work through volunteering and charitable giving

As an S3 employee, you’re eligible for a full benefits package that may include:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401(k) Plan
  • Vacation Package
  • Life & Disability Insurance Plans
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Reimbursement





Job ID: JOB-204441
Publish Date: 21 Jul 2022

Tagged as: Search Engineer