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Web Scraping Engineer

Germany - Frankfurt CRM - 715-R&D KOL Tech Full-Time
At Veeva, we build enterprise cloud technology that powers the biggest names in the pharmaceutical, biotech, consumer goods, chemical & cosmetics industries. Our customers make vaccines, life-saving medicines, and life-enhancing products that make a difference in everyday lives. Our technology has transformed these industries; enabling them to get critical products and services to market faster. Our core values, Do the Right Thing, Customer Success, Employee Success, and Speed, guide us as we make our customers more efficient and effective in everything they do.

As part of the Veeva Link Software Development team, you will be responsible for the execution of our web scraping tools which are used to assemble business-critical information in the life sciences industry.

You will also improve our existing scraping toolset to make it more generic and eventually fully automated.
What You'll Do
  • Execution of web scrapers written in KNIME
  • React on web site changes and fix KNIME workflows
  • Implement new KNIME web scraping workflows
  • Improve the scraping tools to allow for automated scraping of various sources
  • Use publicly available scraping packages to enhance our scraping workflow
  • Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science (or similar major)
  • Alternatively, 2 years of professional experience in running scraping tools
  • Experience writing KNIME workflows
  • 1 year of Python experience
  • Nice to Have
  • Experience with Python scraping frameworks
  • Perks & Benefits
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Annual allocations for continuous learning, development & charitable contributions
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Monthly social events and weekly team lunch

  • Veeva’s headquarters is located in the San Francisco Bay Area with offices in more than 15 countries around the world.