Search Engineer

Website Shipt

Job Description

Shipt is a membership-based marketplace that helps people get the things they need. Our friendly shoppers handpick fresh groceries and household essentials and deliver them to members in as soon as one hour.

We are currently on the lookout for a Search Engineer! Are you passionate about software development, sharing knowledge, growing your skills, and working with great people? The Shipt engineering team is growing, and we are looking for extraordinary engineers who enjoy building as much as we do. So if you are self-directed, enjoy autonomy in your work, and you are an excellent participant in a team, come join Shipt.

What You’ll Gain

You’ll join a team of talented individuals who will provide you with hands-on mentorship on topics ranging from design to communications strategy.


– You are an expert in building APIs and surrounding technologies

– Have an understanding of REST principles

– Able to model data in JSON

– You love to test and validate your code

– You are able to adapt to new technologies and pick up new skills quickly

– You are excited to learn and master new skills

– Bachelor’s in computer science or equivalent experience


Nice to Haves
– Experience with Solr, Elasticsearch, Lucene or other search frameworks

– Experience with Java, Go, Erlang, PHP, Ruby or Python or other back-end languages

– SQL experience

– Familiarity with Linux and AWS

– Distributed, high performance, fault tolerant architecture and deployment processes

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