e're looking for an experienced web scraper, somebody who knows tricks to not only scrape data from one source, but also pull in data from Google News and automate pulling this data and data from goole searches.
Ideally you've delt with datasets of 100,000 + and managed de-duping data, and merging data from multiple sources.. This can me weighing sources or even locking aspects of key data whilst adding and enriching around this.
You'll be working with our head of data and our CTO. Some Ruby knowledge could be useful but not necessary. This role would initially be 2-3 months and will continue if we work well together and your skills as are up to scratch.
- Reference contact whom you've scraped for before.
- Your experience and examples of failures and how you corrected. Also successes but failures more interesting.
- Your monthly rate.