26 Sep 2011

Full-Time Sr. Search Engineer

Jive Software – Posted by nosqljobsPalo Alto, California, United States

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Job Description

Motivated by big scale challenges? Have a passion for big data problems related to search?
Jive is on a singular mission to transform the way we work.  Jive is the first company to bring the social innovation of the consumer web to the enterprise. And in doing so, we’re making work great. We’re breaking down the barriers separating employees, customers, and partners. And making it possible for the first time to engage socially and authentically around what matters most to them. And as a result, drive breakthroughs in revenue, cost, and innovation.
The Jive Big Data team is looking for experienced search engineers to build and improve big data processing pipelines and search indexing on top of Apache Hadoop and HBase. Our team works extensively with open source software on big data, social graph, and machine learning problems. You will have the opportunity to work with and contribute to various big data open source technologies: Hadoop (http://hadoop.apache.org/), HBase, Pig, ZooKeeper, Flume, Mahout, Lucene, Katta, Neo4j, Kafka, and other open source projects.  You will frequently work with multi-terabyte data sets spread across multiple compute clusters as you design and develop systems built on these technologies. You should have solid software development and testing skills, strong systems experience, and great people skills.
Minimum Job Qualifications

  • A BS/MS in Computer Science (or equivalent).
  • Proficiency in Java (highly desirable) or C++.
  • Text analysis, information retrieval, or related experience.
  • Excellent communication skills.

Preferred Job Qualifications

  • Hands-on experience with Apache Lucene, Solr, Hadoop, HBase, or related open source systems.
  • Experience with large distributed data and systems – distributed event processing systems a huge plus.
  • Experience with Data Mining, Machine Learning, or Computational Mathematics and Statistics
  • Experience contributing to open source.

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Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: c++. solr, flume, hadoop, hbase, java, kafka, katta, lucene, mahout, neo4j, pig, and zookeeper.

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