Digital Science & Research

Iasi, Iasi

full time

on site

Software Developer (Python) – Dimensions

Jan. 21, 2019

Responsibilities:

  • Harvest websites using raw http requests and automating browser using tools like Selenium or Scrapy, using all kind of web based APIs (REST, SOAP, …)
  • Implement batch jobs to retrieve data via common web protocols like HTTP, FTP, …
  • Extract data from various source formats by implementing heuristics to extract data
  • Being confronted with very different document formats, reaching from not very well formed HTML code or PDF documents to standard file formats like XML, JSON, CSV and using the default tools to process them (like XPATH)
  • Store extracted data in sql databases (mainly PostgreSQL) in a generic format
  • Integrate code into our data pipeline driving our whole data processing infrastructure.

We are looking for:

  • Relevant software development experience (preferably in Python language)
  • Basic Linux working experience and willingness to improve it
  • Ability to work on intricate details without losing the big picture.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services or eager to learn about it
  • Nice to have experience with application containers (preferably Docker)
  • Experience in distributed version control systems (git)
  • Understanding of Agile methodologies
  • Must be a self-learner, possessing inherent inquisitiveness
  • Good problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal, communications, and organizational skills
  • Minimum Bachelor degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent

What We Offer

 

  • Be part of an international team distributed all over the globe
  • Relaxed work environment that values innovation, initiative, and energy
  • On a rainy day you can choose to work remotely, so most communication happens via video calls using Google Hangout
  • Competitive salary based on experience
  • Flexible working hours
  • Hand pick your hardware

Digital Science & Research

Iasi, Iasi

full time

on site