The role of Bot Protection Engineer consists of supporting the scraping platform, building tooling and automation to curb blocking, analyzing data to uncover patterns of blocking, and assisting with incidents and outages.
What will you do?
Design novel bot workaround techniques
Analyze data to uncover blocking techniques and apply solutions to prevent them
Implement effective countermeasures to stop blocking our services based on the identified patterns
Partner with internal teams to help shape and develop bot prevention technology
Assist Operations teams (Autobooking, Data-Acquisition, Ancillaries) with incidents and outages
What do we expect?
2+ years of experience in the adversarial space working on Scraping or Reverse Engineering
Good understanding of browser internals and various fingerprinting variables
Deep understanding of networking protocols
Good understanding of browsers and mobile apps operations
Great ability to recognize and analyze problems
Willingness to deal with the problem until it’s resolved
Agility and willingness to deal with a high level of ambiguity, change, and pressures of high-profile incidents