Posted: Friday, October 6, 2017 10:44 PM
Work Area: Software:Design and Development
Expected Travel: 0 : 10
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time
As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device : SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.
The Ariba (SAP) Cloud Platform provides a feature:rich, high performance, scalable, rock:solid (99.99 uptime) Distributed Computing Platform via Ariba Cloud to allow rapid innovation of applications thereby addressing our customers' mission:critical business needs. We are looking for a very strong Senior Engineer for Ariba Search Platform (Project Arches).
Responsibilities and duties
:Responsible for writing high quality software to improve the existing search engine. Add new features including streaming support, near real time indexing and application partitioning.
Responsible for writing testable software including writing unit tests
Responsible for doing peer code and design reviews
Responsible for helping application teams adopt the Search Platform
Responsible for working with quality engineers to define and implement testing strategies
Helping Principal Engineers, Architects, Product Managers define roadmap and do feature prioritization.
Responsible for implementing a robust search quality and performance monitoring and measurement architecture
Mentor junior engineers and quality engineers. Help ramp up new hires
Basic Minimum Qualifications
:BS CS/EE or equivalent, MS a plus.
Must have 8+ years of experience in software engineering
Strong affinity towards an agile work culture
Highly motivated and a self:starter with ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Good Team player.
Very high proficiency in Java software development including object oriented design and distributed computing paradigms.
:Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Good understanding of Search Technologies (e.g. Crawling, Indexing, Stemming, Relevance Ranking, Page Rank, Clustering, categorizing, keyword, visual, semantic retrievals etc.) and distributed search engine deployments
Familiarity with Lucene, Solr/Solr Cloud, Lucene NRT or similar software
Experience with some relational and NO:SQL databases like Oracle, Sybase, HBase or document databases is required
Some experience with Machine Learning (supervised and unsupervised), Natural Language Processing (Bag of Words, POS Tagging, Segmentation, Word Sense Disambiguation, Sentiment Analysis etc.) and semantic technologies desired.
Experience in Hadoop/HDFS, Apache Spark, Storm, Kafka, MongoDB, Cassandra, Docker/Kubernetes a big plus
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• Location: San Mateo
• Post ID: 82041677 sanmateo