Penguin Group (USA) - Senior Digital Production Associate SchoolNet
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Penguin Group (USA) Inc. is the U.S. member of the internationally renowned Penguin Group. Penguin Group (USA) is one of the leading U.S. adult and children's trade book publishers, owning a wide range of imprints and trademarks, including Viking, G. P. Putnam?s Sons, The Penguin Press, Riverhead Books, Dutton, Penguin Books, Berkley Books, Gotham Books, Portfolio, New American Library, Plume, Tarcher, Philomel, Grosset & Dunlap, Puffin, and Frederick Warne, among others. The Penguin Group (http://www.penguin.com) is part of Pearson plc, the international media company.
Penguin Group (USA) values the array of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Penguin Group (USA)'s Digital Assets team is seeking a Senior Digital Production Associate to perform the conversion of titles into electronic formats and manage the maintenance of those products in a very high paced, high volume, and rapidly changing environment.
Specific responsibilities include:
Converting eBooks from various sources.
Multimedia eBook creation.
Providing training and documentation for the conversion process.
Periodically demonstrating eBook functionality.
This position will also perform quality checks against other Production Associates' conversion, correct eBook quality issues, and coordinate with outside vendors for eBook conversion on an as needed basis.
Please apply if you meet the following requirements:
Minimum of 3 years experience in eBook production and/or interior book design
Advanced proficiency in Adobe InDesign and Microsoft Word
Advanced knowledge of book interior layout and design
Advanced knowledge of HTML, XHTML, and CSS
Advanced knowledge of EPUB 2.1 and 3.0
Knowledge of eBook reading systems including Kindle, Nook, iBooks, Google, and Kobo
Familiarity with the specifications for HTML5 and CSS3
Excellent attention to detail
Proven ability to work independently in a high paced, high volume, rapidly evolving environment
Strong organizational skills
Strong communication skills
Proficiency with Mac and PC platforms
Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access
Proficiency is using an XML editor
Adobe Certified Expert Certification
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