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Head of Scripting


Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India


About the Role

Job Title: Head of Scripting – Experience: 6+ Years
Location: Coimbatore
Job Type: Full time / Work from office (Depends on business need)
Salary Package: TBD

We are seeking a highly skilled Head of scripting to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for improving our existing data extraction/web scraping tools and workflow in addition to managing a group of well experienced scripters/software engineers. You will also focus on identifying and fixing scraping-related issues and scaling the scrapers to shop huge volumes of data ensuring high-quality standards are maintained and the projects meet their deadlines.


  • Mnimum of 5+ years of experience working with crawling systems/frameworks.

  • Proficiency in Scrapy, Beautiful Soup, Selenium, Captcha solving technologies, Scraping data from anti-bot sites, Headless browsers, and Puppeteer.

  • Solid understanding of Web Development technologies (HTTP, REST API, GraphQL, etc.).

  • Solid understanding of Python.

  • Solid understanding of web technologies (HTML, JavaScript, CSS, XPath, JSON, etc.).

  • Familiarity with data processing Regex.

  • Solid understanding of GIT.

  • Solid understanding of proxies and proxy management.

  • Previous leadership or management experience.

  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

Qualification Criteria and Responsibilities

  • Any degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a similar relevant field.

  • Improve the existing data extraction/web scraping tools and workflow.

  • Identify and fix scraping-related issues.

  • Lead and manage a team of scriptwriters, ensuring they meet project deadlines and maintain high-quality standards.

  • Provide mentorship, guidance, and support to scriptwriters, fostering a collaborative and creative work environment.

  • Collaborate with other departments to ensure scripts are in line with overall project goals.

  • Implement quality control measures to maintain consistency and excellence in scriptwriting.

  • Encourage a culture of creativity and experimentation within the scripting team.

  • Develop project timelines and schedules for script development, ensuring on-time delivery.

  • Collaborate with project managers to integrate scripting milestones into the overall project plan.

  • Foster a learning culture to enhance the skills and capabilities of the scripting team.

About the Company

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