We need an [url removed, login to view] software developer to create a Meta Search Engine. Experience with regular expressions, information retrieval, text mining or statistics will be helpful. A list of the major requirements is below:
-Ability to simultaneously send a request to multiple search engines.
-Creation of 5 data interfaces to capture search results (no api will be available)
-Minimal use of network resources
-Comparison of search results from different search engines
-Ability to handle multiple languages although the first version will focus on English language results
-Stress testing to simulate concurrent usage and alarge number of queries per day.
-Implementation of algorithms (which will be created by someone else) such as determining which engines to query for the most relevant results
-Removal of non-functioning and irrelevant links
-Advanced search options
-User Registration and Log In
1) Complete and fully-functional working program(s) in executable form as well as complete, well-documented source code of all work done.
2) Deliverables must be in ready-to-run condition, as follows (depending on the nature of the deliverables):
a) For web sites or other server-side deliverables intended to only ever exist in one place in the Buyer's environment--Deliverables must be installed by the Seller in ready-to-run condition in the Buyer's environment.
b) For all others including desktop software or software the buyer intends to distribute: A software installation package that will install the software in ready-to-run condition on the platform(s) specified in this bid request.
3) All deliverables will be considered "work made for hire" under U.S. Copyright law. Buyer will receive exclusive and complete copyrights to all work purchased. (No GPL, GNU, 3rd party components, etc. unless all copyright ramifications are explained AND AGREED TO by the buyer on the site per the coder's Seller Legal Agreement).