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DescriptionGrowBuyEat.com is a startup based in Cambridge, MA this is run by Harvard Business School students. We have recently launched an online platform that enables restaurants and other wholesale food buyers to buy fresh, local food from farms and other local producers. We are currently looking for 1-2 interns who have experience data scraping from websites. You will work directly with the company's CEO and CTO, and may use any scripting language you like. You are guaranteed to work to learn a lot and will be exposed to both development work and business development. Compensation will be base on prior experience and will be a competitive combination of cash and equity. Flexible hours are allowed and you can either work from home or on the HBS campus. Virtual employees will need to attend periodic team meetings at our office.
Responsibilities- Developing tools that enable us to scrape data from a variety of sources. This data will be used for marketing, a business analytics service, and a commodities data service.
- Assist in identifying potential business opportunities.
Requirements- Experience data scraping from websites using any scripting language.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and collaborate effectively as a team member.
- Intellectual honestly.
- Pursuing a Bachelors Degree or equivalent education.