Avalon Consulting, LLC implements Big Data, Web Presence, Content Publishing, and Enterprise Search solutions. We are the trusted partner to over one hundred clients, primarily Global 2000 companies, public agencies, and institutions of higher learning. Avalon is known for providing clients a superior engagement experience through a combination of business acumen, intellectual curiosity, collaborative work style, and strong partnerships with award-winning vendors.
Avalon Consulting, LLC is currently seeking a senior SOLR/Search consultant for its Chicago office. The right candidate will not only possess technical expertise, but will also bring a positive and friendly attitude, a solid work ethic, and a strong desire to deliver client satisfaction. You will participate in all phases of the software development lifecycle including analysis, specification, design, development, release/version control, testing and deployment. You will also act as a consultant assisting in new business development as a pre-sales engineer.
Required skills and tools:
- Hands-on Solr experience, including load testing and production support
- Indexing/spidering experience including web spider, file system, and relational database
- Experience with very large data sets and high traffic deployments
- Can guide clients through user-friendly search experience design
- Solid understanding of best practices for faceted search, auto-complete, and relevance boosting
- Understanding of SolrCloud
Avalon Consulting, LLC continuously seeks talented technical consultants to join our team. We have a strong local presence in Dallas, Washington D.C., Austin and Chicago. We have been recognized by the Dallas Business Journal as one of the Best Places to Work and are
ranked on the Inc. 5000 list. We offer market-competitive compensation, aggressive performance
incentives, and a full benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life, and company-paid long term disability insurance. Avalon Consulting, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
PRINCIPALS ONLY. NO AGENCIES PLEASE.