Manning Publications seeks a Staff Technical Editor to work with our editors and book authors to create high quality manuscripts, on time.
Research new software technologies
Assist editors with technical questions
Assist authors and editors with creating pedagogically sound teaching materials
Assess manuscripts for technical accuracy and pedagogical soundness
Maintain and enhance training materials for authors and editors
A degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience in IT
Available for a minimum of 20 hours per week (primarily during U.S. business hours)
Strong project and time-management skills
Excellent writing skills and communication skills in general. In English.
Experience in a book publishing environment would be a plus.
Email your resume and cover letter to email@example.com with ste-web in the subject line.
In your role as a web developer you will be responsible for the further development of our partner company's products and for ensuring high performance and scalability. You will implement new features, product updates, designs and layouts in cross browser-compatible HTML/CSS and will be in charge of the maintenance and upkeep of the platform
PHP is your second language
You have solid experience in the implementation of large multilingual web projects
Modern version control (git), NoSQL databases and the Linux console are familiar territory for you
Ideally you have experience in mobile web development
You love a challenge and enjoy finding creative solutions
You are a team player, can work independently and strive to achieve high-quality work
Very good English, ideally good German
What´s on offer:
A great team of PHP freaks, creatives, database tamers, social media junkies and concept gurus
Flexible work times and free weekends
New, modern offices and small teams
Security of being part of a large international corporation
And last but not least: regular team events, parties, fresh fruit and all-you-can drink coffee
RESPONSIBILITIES If you want to be part of a development team that creates an amazing mobile app for millions of music fans around the globe, from scratch, then this is the right job for you! You will be one of the initial members of a new team to rapidly prototype new ideas and establish the technical infrastructure for a new IP on iOS and Android. Your main focus will be to specify, design, build and implement new features for a gaming app that is centered on music. The role is very versatile and you should be prepared to tackle a wide variety of tasks during the prototype phase until the project evolves into production. Become part of a small team of professionals with a flat hierarchy and get inspired by a technology that is built upon years of experience from creating globally successful music creation software. EXPERIENCE We assume that you have several years of relevant professional programming experience, however individuals with extreme talent will always be considered. You are capable of delivering well- structured code that finds the right balance between quick results and maintainability. Skills requested: Professional experience in Android and/or iOS development Experience in teamwork and agile development, especially SCRUM Passion for music and gamification High sense of quality and polish Capable of taking on the technical responsibility for a product or project Applicants with knowledge in at least one of the following areas are welcome:
Audio programming and musical knowledge Web-technology and integration of web-services and social platforms Video-programming (processing, streaming-techniques Excellent C++ At least good knowledge of English WHAT WE OFFER • Be part of one of most innovative Software Companies in Krakow • Work with a highly motivated team of industry experts • A culture of mutual respect and a pleasant working environment with an international company located in Krakow • A challenging job with lots of responsibility and freedom to grow professionally and acquire new skills • Competitive salary • The security of a large, international company