Elasticsearch Software Engineer

Bloomington, MN
Join our team!
Jan 13, 2021
Job Type
Full Time
Digi-Key is one of the fastest growing distributors of electronic components in the world. Since its founding in 1972, Digi-Key has been committed to offering the broadest selection of in-stock electronic components, as well as providing the best service possible to its customers, aiding engineers through the entire design process, from Prototype to Production. This has led the company to be highly ranked year after year in industry surveys in North America as well as Europe and Asia, in categories covering such facets of business as availability of products, speed of service, responsiveness to problems, and more.

Software Engineer

Position Overview

We are looking for an experienced and versatile C# .NET developer to join our Search team as a Software Engineer. The ideal candidate will have experience tuning and optimizing Elasticsearch, developing RESTful APIs, be collaborative, great communicator, and driven to deliver high quality results in a fast-paced environment.


Must be able to...
  • Perform relevancy tuning, make performance improvements and other optimizations in Elasticsearch
  • Develop RESTful APIs
  • Utilize best practices and architectural guidelines to build durable, maintainable software that meets business purpose
  • Participate in the analysis, presentation and adoption of new or modified work methods, processes, and technology
  • Participate in the work planning for development tasks, preparing time estimates, and monitor project completion using standard project management tools. (for Agile/Sprint Review, etc.)
  • Deliver excellent customer service with urgency and ownership
  • Provide assistance to team members to accomplish team objectives
  • Demonstrate proven behavioral skills, including being a team player, sound thinking and judgment, achieving results, relating to people, managing work effectively, and leading by example

Other typical tasks may also include...
  • Participate in Developer Community of Practice

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience

Minimum/Essential Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field with a minimum GPA of 3.0 or 4 years relevant work experience
  • Proficiency with C#
  • Experience developing RESTFul APIs
  • Experience designing and developing applications and websites in an Agile environment
  • Must be detail Orientated
  • Excellent communication, problem solving & customer service skills
  • Continually striving to gather current knowledge and information relevant to business needs in order to achieve results
  • Actively exchange ideas with others and build on their ideas to identify new solutions
  • Demonstrate honesty, integrity, and professionalism at all times
  • Able to work independently or collaboratively and maintain a positive attitude
  • Able to initiate action and build relationships within the department
  • Outstanding planning & Organizational skills
  • Generally, spend the workday sitting at a workstation and operating computer devices, such as, but not limited to keyboard, mouse and screen
  • Generally, spend the workday performing repetitive motions that involve or affect the hands, head, and other parts of your body
  • Must demonstrate the following behavioral competencies; analytical capacity, attention to detail, communication proficiency, customer/client focus, ethical conduct, initiative, manages execution, personal effectiveness/credibility, positive attitude, problem solving, professionalism, project management, thoroughness, and time management

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Search engines and algorithms
  • Experience with NoSQL databases
  • Experience performing relevancy tuning, making performance improvements and other optimizations in Elasticsearch
  • Experience with .NET Core

Digi-Key Electronics is an Equal Opportunity Employer . We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled, and other diverse candidates to apply and be considered for open positions.

If you are an applicant with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact Human Resources at 1-800-338-4105 or careers.us@digikey.com .