Web Development Engineer [Job Code:WDE]
(Software Developer)
Manipal Dot Net Pvt Ltd has openings for self-motivated, team-oriented, hard-working Web Development Engineers, to work on an exciting project in Information Extraction from semi structured HTML pages.
Job Responsibilities:
  • Take ownership for the development, testing and maintenance of software tools used to parse source htmls of various retailer domains.
  • Develop yaml templates containing generic and efficient XPath rules.
  • Identify a diverse and representative set of product pages of various retailer domains for testing and development.
  • Fix bugs and other problem issues in the yaml templates.
  • Respond to urgent client requirements – bug fixing for priority domains when required by the client.
  • Maintain READMEs, spreadsheets and daily reports with detailed information and statistics about the domains worked on.

Desirable Skill Set:
  • Strong foundation in the application of XPath to processing XML/HTML.
  • Good knowledge and experience of the Linux operating system and Bash scripting.
  • Experienced in the use of browser-based debuggers e.g. Chrome debugger.
  • Experienced in the use of code sharing repositories e.g. Github.
  • Good English skills – reading/writing/speaking.Excellent general computer skills:
  • Web Browsers (Internet Explorer, Google Chrome, or Firefox).
  • Document and Spreadsheet Editing (Microsoft Office or Open Office).
  • Email (Thunderbird).
  • Good typing skills.

Personal Skills:
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to thoroughly follow written instructions.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Quick learner.
  • Team-oriented, with good interpersonal skills.
  • Must be self motivated, and demonstrate a´can do´ attitude.

  • Bachelor´s Degree (BSc/BE/BCA) in Electronics/Computers/IT Systems
  • Master´s Degree Preferred.
  • 2-3 years of experience in web-based application development.