- Create web crawls using in house tools to collect information from websites.
- Ensure continuous data collection by investigating and solving issues with existing web crawls.
- Setup web interface for browser plugin to detect product information on websites.
- Communicate effectively with internal teams.
- Strong technical understanding of web technologies & tools, such as Client-Server communication, APIs, REST, HTTP and Cookies and cookie management.
- Intermediate HTML, CSS
- Basic SQL server querying
- Strong English (spoken and written)
- Strong problem solving ability with desire to learn and improve how work is performed.
- Analytical mind to understand data and how to use it to solve problems.
- Excellent attention to detail to ensure work is upto required standards.
- Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines and client requirements.
- Manage work effectively by keeping track of assigned tasks and provide updates when required.
- Working independently on tasks but asking for guidance when required.
- Ability to work in teams and communicate effectively.
Beneficial Skills (not essential)
- Regular expressions
- XML, XPath
- Other scripting languages, such as Python