Find freelancers. Lose those costly delays.

With 1.7 million freelancers, we'll match you with the perfect talent.

or, Register with Elance »

Ruby on Rails developer with an extensive crawling experience
Sign in to Add to Watch List

IT & Programming > Web Programming

View Change History

The client has made the following changes to the job.


Job Description

  |  Change History >>


  • Posted: Tue, Jan 24, 2012
  • Time Left: Closed
  • Location: Anywhere
  • Client prefers freelancers from:

    You are still able to submit a proposal for this job.

    The client prefers freelancers from
    a different location.

    You're still able to submit a proposal for this job, regardless of your location.
  • Start: Immediately
  • Hourly Rate: Not Sure
  • Hrs/wk: 40 | Duration: 1-3 months
  • Work View™ Payment Protection
  • U.S. freelancers must have W9
Sign in to view client's details

Role Description
We are currently seeking a Ruby developer with an extensive crawling experience to work on our web crawling process. This is a contract position and we are looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 2-3 Months Contract
Location: Chicago, IL, 60601

Key Responsibilities
develop, maintain and enhance the company's web crawler and parser
monitor performance and identify opportunities for improvement
document and facilitate cross-training on developed tools and methodologies

Ruby, RoR, CSS, DOM, Javascript, jQuery, XML
Experience implementing crawlers, scrapers, parsers
Experience building web based applications in Rails environment
Experience with DHTML, Javascript, XPath, , CSS, XSLT, Mechanize
Linux Operating systems
Strong English language skills

1+ year working with Rails 3 (at least one project in Rails 3)
Complete comfort in both the frontend and backend
Exposure to Amazon cloud-based computing

As p...

Sign in or Register to see more

Job ID: 28273863
Hourly Rate: Avg $ | High $ | Low $ — Show Pricing
  • Submit Date (Latest)

 Pakistan  |  
We are a leading e commerce web development, payment gateway solution provider, e commerce web shop and e commerce web site design company. With...
 0.0   |  Private   |  0 Jobs
Bid ID: 28558286  |  Submitted: Feb 8, 2012 09:07 ET 
Proposal SEALED

 India  |  
I do - Easy scaling resque-redis based web crawler with core ruby . - Rails web appilications - rest apis. Api services -...
 0.0   |  Private   |  0 Jobs
Bid ID: 28330581  |  Submitted: Jan 27, 2012 13:21 ET 
Proposal SEALED

Tatar on Rails      
One or more team members at  are verified.  Learn More
 Russia  |  
Strong Ruby on Rails team with society around it. We are all about Quality, Reputation and Result. Quick response, flexible, agile, good at Project...
 4.8   |  $24,021 Earnings   |  10 Jobs   |  3 verified credential(s)
Bid ID: 28297209  |  Submitted: Jan 25, 2012 20:27 ET 
Proposal SEALED

Fullestop (Delivering Promises)      
One or more team members at  are verified.  Learn More
 India  |  
Fullestop is an ISO 9001 certified premier web design, development and mobile application Development Company with delivery centers in India and a...
 4.8   |  Private   |  22 Jobs   |  9 verified credential(s)
Bid ID: 28281535  |  Submitted: Jan 25, 2012 03:47 ET 
Proposal SEALED

 United States  |  
We are in the TOP 3% of companies on Elance. We are in the TOP 10% Ruby on Rails. Quality over quantity. Communication is Key.
 4.4   |  Private   |  7 Jobs
Bid ID: 28274809  |  Submitted: Jan 24, 2012 19:04 ET 
Proposal SEALED
Elance is now an Upwork company.
Upwork is the choice of 4M+ clients. Get started working on Upwork today.
Are you ready to post a job like this one?
Post a Similar Job »