Ebook Application Developer / Senior Developer (Open to Remote)

Pay$80000.00 - $94000.00 / year
LocationNew York/New York
Employment typeFull-Time

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  • Job Description

      Req#: 269068
      Employer Industry: Publishing

      Why consider this job opportunity:
      - Salary up to $120,000
      - Opportunity for career advancement and growth within the organization
      - Comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, vision, and more
      - Chance to work with a leading publishing house in North America
      - Collaborative work environment with a focus on innovation
      - Eligible for annual profit award or bonus

      What to Expect (Job Responsibilities):
      - Create and maintain tools to help automate ebook conversion process
      - Provide support to conversion teams when technical issues arise
      - Work with internal and external stakeholders to set up processes, specifications, and workflows
      - Help to rectify customer support issues with rendering of products in the market
      - Support the launch of new formats and format updates as needed

      What is Required (Qualifications):
      - Minimum 5 years of experience in ebook production and/or interior book design
      - 3-5 years of experience with scripting languages such as Python, AppleScript, PERL, GREP, ExtendScript, and JavaScript
      - Advanced proficiency in Adobe InDesign
      - Advanced knowledge of EPUB3, HTML5, and CSS3
      - Knowledge of eBook reading systems including Kindle, Apple Books, Google Play, Kobo, Libby, and Nook

      How to Stand Out (Preferred Qualifications):
      - Advanced knowledge of Python preferred
      - Knowledge of Microsoft Excel preferred
      - Adobe Certified Expert Certification preferred

      #Publishing #EbookProduction #DigitalReading #CareerOpportunity #Innovation

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  • About the company

      Bertelsmann is a media, services and education company that operates in about 50 countries around the world. It includes the broadcaster RTL Group, the trade book publisher Penguin Random House, the magazine publisher Gruner + Jahr, the music company BMG, the service provider Arvato, the Bertelsmann Printing Group, the Bertelsmann Education Group and Bertelsmann Investments, an international network of funds.