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Patrick O. | Elance
 
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Patrick O.

Expert web scraping and data mining
   United States
  |   Wilmette, IL
  |  2:25 am Local Time

Overview

Creative, motivated, and hard-working software developer. I am an expert in Perl and proficient in web extraction software, with an extensive background in mainframe and database technologies. Depending on the project, I use proprietary web scraping tools or write custom Perl scripts to mine web data.

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Jul 8, 2010|Other IT & Programming|$51|Completed
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Skills (4)

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web scraping
Perl
MySQL Administration
IBM DB2 Programming

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Employment

TransUnion LLC
Senior Systems Consultant
1990 - 2010
HIGHLIGHTS: Designed and developed numerous “Master Data Management” applications. For each application, I wrote a PERL script that fetched a datafile from a website, ftped it to the...
Arbitron-SAMI
Systems Analyst
1984 - 1990
HIGHLIGHTS: As project leader, designed and directed implementation of a system linking ad-hoc, customized reports written in SAS with our production system controlling the number of report...

Education

Columbia Univeristy, New York
Doctor of Philosphy (All But Dissertation)
1971 - 1975
Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
Master of Arts
1966 - 1967
University of Toronto, Canada
Bachelor of Arts
1964 - 1966
Holy Cross College, Worcester, Massachusetts
transferred to University of Toronto
1962 - 1964

Keywords

Perl
web scraping
data mining
mysql
db2 programming
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