Mar 02, 2020
Remote Data Scraper FULL-TIME ROLE
FoodStyles is looking for a freelance, remote and highly motivated Data Scraper
About the Company
FoodStyles is a new restaurant app which is set to completely change the way you search for food and restaurants in London - We gather information about all of the dishes in all of the restaurants in all of London into one big menu. We then filter that big menu based on your preferences, so that you only see the dishes that are relevant to you.
Ability to understand requirements and apply your knowledge set to fetch data from multiple online sources
Good level of English
Good communication skills
Ability to troubleshoot and investigate issues using the provided documentation and application logs
Ability to describe situations accurately using a step-by-step approach
Basic understanding of web applications structure
Ability to work independently most of the time
Ability to promptly report problems to the team
Ability to be flexible around the schedule and attend team meetings often.
Nice to have
Coding background is considered a plus
Experience with HTML Code debugging in Chrome
Experience with CLI (Command-line interface) tools is considered a plus
Experience with Git (or similar source control systems)
Use proprietary tools to scrape menu items from websites
Investigate and report problems found during the scraping process either/or in the tools themselves.
Update the Web Scraping Tracking tool on a daily and weekly basis
Develop a deep understanding of our vast data sources on the web and know exactly how, when, and which data to scrape, parse and store this data
Work hand in hand with the team in creation, documentation and implementation of Scraping Processes
Carry out additional responsibilities as requested by Line Management
100% REMOTE WORK / WORK FROM HOME (NO COMMUTE)
FULL TIME (with optional overtime)
FLEXIBLE TIME (MUST COMPLETE 40 HOURS PER WEEK)
If you are looking for a new position with more flexibility and working on a really amazing project, please get in touch.