• Data Extraction and Processing Analyst

    ID 2018-3493
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  • Overview

    IDC CEMA - Tracker Webscraping and Data Harvesting Team in Ostrava is GROWING!


    As member of the team that develops web scraper, bot, crawler and machine language solutions you will be key part of our ongoing market research initiatives. You will use ParseHub or Mozenda and other tools on daily basis.


    Your daily job will be setting up solutions for extracting data from major web sites and preparing the data for use by the market research analysts.


    Your solutions will gather web pricing and product spec information across hundreds of technology products from thousands of web sites across the world.  You will also clean and classify the data into the IDC taxonomy for analyst review and analysis.


    • Figure out optimal solutions for various data sources
    • Keep learning latest technology for web scraping / crawling technology
    • Work with market analyst teams to understand their needs and the analyzed markets
    • Create and maintenance of thousands of agents, scheduling, aggregating data sets, cleaning text and HTML data, and integrating output into other databases
    • Design database and implement algorithms for data cleansing
    • Integration with IDC research application and cooperation with development teams


    • Good communication skills
    • Analytical mind
    • Happy to learn and explore new technology / tools
    • Passion for web and data analyses & processing
    • Ability to communicate in English
    • Relevant B.S. or Master's degree
    • Experience with databases/big data and SQL programming
    • Knowledge of ETL tools

    Nice to have skills:

      • Experience with web scraping and/or web crawling tool
      • Python
      • Machine learning knowledge
      • Experience with data lifecycle management
      • OLAP
      • Data Mining

     Please note that this position is not suitable for fresh graduates.



    • Interesting work with an experienced international team
    • 25 days of vacation
    • 3 sick days
    • Cafeteria CZK 1000/ month - flexi/ relax/ holiday passes, and much more
    • 1 day per week Home office
    • All equipment to work - external monitors, etc ..
    • Training options - external workshops, training, conferences, etc. paid by IDC
    • Paid English courses
    • Team Building
    • Celebrations of every Release - paint ball, karts, dinners, ...


    Regrettably, only sucessful candidates will be contacted.


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