Mid-Senior Information Retrieval / Data Mining / Backend Engineer
Bizportal.co is a global open data and analytics solution provider, based in Sofia, Bulgaria. Bizportal.co runs a number of procurement and company database projects as it is currently a leading global awarded public procurement contracts data publisher through its flagship platform - The Company Monitor.
We are currently looking for an experienced backend data engineer for the development of the next generation of The Company Monitor including building of data analytics and adding feeds from new geographies.
Main duties include:
Building the core platform and the backend infrastructure behind The Company Monitor including APIs and infrastructure to power the platform
Creating solutions to integrate new data feeds
Making architectural decisions as the system grows
Expanding the platform to work as a full-scale product, supporting new and existing users and data partners
Setting and maintaining code quality and technical standards
Strong experience in backend Python development and Data Science (required)
Strong experience with RDBMS (required)
Good understanding of Information Retrieval, Data Mining, Data Scraping, Data Engineering Processes (required)
Involvement in similar data scraping/monitoring/analysis projects (required)
Interest in NLP and also some experience (desirable)
Experience running production systems and think about scale and performance by default (desirable)
Involvement in a growing and challenging project with global coverage