Data Collection & Integration Engineer



Posted on Thursday, June 13, 2024
Sauce is a premier restaurant technology platform that helps businesses grow with our Commission-Free Delivery & Pickup structure and proprietary delivery optimization technology. We are serving a 105 billion dollar US local restaurant business. Headquartered in Miami, NYC and Tel-Aviv, Sauce wants restaurants to fulfill their highest potential, this means giving local establishments everything they need to connect directly with their customers. The Sauce team pools together decades of restaurant tech experience, along with seasoned tech, sales, marketing, product and operations executives who produce an industry-changing delivery system for successful local restaurants and chains.

We are seeking a highly skilled Data Collection and Integration Specialist to join our data team. The ideal candidate will be proficient in extracting data from various online sources, storing it in relational databases, and processing it for further analysis. The role involves validating and enriching the collected data to ensure its accuracy and usefulness. The candidate should have a strong technical background and the ability to work independently on complex data extraction projects.

What You'll Do:

  • Develop and maintain scripts to gather data from various online platforms
  • Monitor and adjust data extraction processes to handle changes in data structures
  • Design and implement data storage solutions using relational databases such as MySQL, PostgreSQL, or SQL Server
  • Ensure the efficient handling of large datasets, including the implementation of appropriate indexing and querying techniques
  • Clean and preprocess the collected data to ensure its quality and consistency
  • Validate the accuracy of the collected data using various methods and tools
  • Implement data enrichment techniques to add value to the raw data
  • Use data transformation techniques to improve the usability of the data for downstream applications
  • Automate data extraction, processing, and storage workflows to increase efficiency
  • Document the data collection processes, data structures, and workflows clearly
  • Provide regular reports on the status of data extraction projects and data quality

What You'll Bring:

  • Proficiency in programming languages such as Python, JavaScript or C#
  • Experience with data extraction libraries and frameworks such as BeautifulSoup, Scrapy, Selenium, Puppeteer, etc
  • Strong knowledge of SQL and experience with relational databases
  • Familiarity with data processing and ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) pipelines
  • Strong problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex data issues
  • Experience with data validation and enrichment techniques
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to document processes and create detailed reports
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Data Science, or a related field is a plus
  • Experience with cloud services (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure) is a plus
  • Proactive person who can take the initiative to drive projects and tasks forward

What We Offer:

  • Strong & Competitive Compensation Package
  • Flexible Work Environment
  • Responsible Paid Time Off Policy
  • Highly exciting project with modern microservice and serverless architectures and active customers
  • Ability to learn from experts in software development and architecture
  • Friendly environment where you can reach your full potential and grow your career
  • Challenging tasks to help you evolve as a professional
  • Open minded teams for innovation and self growth
  • Work from home for better life/work balance

Sauce is an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We welcome all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex (including pregnancy and related conditions), national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability (physical or mental), gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, veteran status, citizenship, immigration status, or any other classification, category or characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. We understand the importance of creating a more diverse and inclusive workplace and celebrate our employees for their differences.