Digital Content Specialist

Kaplan, Inc. Washington , DC 20319

Posted 1 week ago

Job Title

Digital Content Specialist

Job Description

Kaplan Publishing is searching for a Digital Content Specialist to support authors, editors, and production editors with content creation in HTML-authoring tools. As Digital Content Specialist at Kaplan Publishing, you will work closely with authors as they create instruction and assessment for print and digital products in an HTML-first authoring environment. The Digital Content Specialist will maintain content standards in HTML5 and CSS3 to ensure the content is built for outputs in multiple formats.The Digital Content Specialist will work with a small team to refine and support standard content and production workflows, helping Kaplan to deliver high quality learning materials to students.

Responsibilities

  • Support product owners and content creators, including project scoping, training, and onboarding

  • Prioritize, develop, and maintain scripted solutions, including writing requirements, testing solutions, and maintaining versions

  • Troubleshoot and validate issues arising in HTML

  • Communicate system changes, outages, bugs, and updates to a broad user base

  • Identify opportunities for automation in existing workflows

  • Communicate and collaborate with vendors on specific projects and workflow solutions

Requirements

  • 1+ years experience in technical role working with HTML5 and CSS3

  • Experience working with XML editing software

  • Familiarity with content management or version control systems (e.g., Git or SVN)

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills

  • Desire to learn, adapt and change, and embrace new technologies to accommodate team/process needs

  • Self-motivated, creative, organized, detail oriented, and deadline-driven

  • Bachelor's degree in appropriate field of study

Preferred Experience

  • Digital publishing background with direct experience developing to current EPUB spec

  • Experience working with XSL, XQuery, and XPath, or other scripting languages (JavaScript, Ruby, Python etc.)

  • Experience with Agile best practices

  • Familiarity with Prince XML

  • Special consideration given for familiarity with the Inkling Habitat platform

Location

Bangalore, KA, India

Additional Locations

Employee Type

Employee

Job Functional Area

Content/Material Creation

Kaplan is an Equal Opportunity Employer


icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Digital Content Strategist

George Washington University

Posted 5 days ago

VIEW JOBS 4/21/2019 12:00:00 AM 2019-07-20T00:00 I. JOB OVERVIEW Job Description Summary: The Division of External Relations at the George Washington University is seeking a Digital Content Strategist to assist with websites, providing content and web design strategy to communicators across the university, updating and monitoring university social media, coordinating email marketing and assisting colleagues across the university with web and social media. Responsibilities of the Digital Content Strategist include: Maintains, updates and archives university websites; Develops and/or edits new sites and content—including copy, photos, and graphics—as needed. Provides strategy on web projects—including sitemaps, wireframes and user experience guidance—for clients across the university. Creates content, develops editorial calendar, and updates all university-level social media presences, including, but not limited to, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, and Snapchat. Monitors university social media channels, tracks and responds to GW community on social media. Researches social media trends and strategies to keep the university social media presence among the best in the nation. Analyzes regular website and social media data using Google Analytics and other tools and provides strategic plan direction to the Managing Director. Researches web-related tools, technologies, and strategies to enhance the university's web presence. Trains and informs appropriate department colleagues about web best practices and electronic communication processes and standards. Acts as designated staff to update appropriate University Web sites when University-wide crisis communications and situations warrant. Performs other related duties as assigned. The omission of specific duties does not preclude the supervisor from assigning duties that are logically related to the position. Minimum Qualifications: Qualified candidates will hold a Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization. Degree must be conferred by the start date of the position. Degree requirements may be substituted with an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Additional Required Licenses/Certifications/Posting Specific Minimum Qualifications: Preferred Qualifications: * Experience in higher education or a related field such as communications, marketing, public relations, or journalism is desirable. * Working knowledge of web content strategy as well as wireframing and sitemap development. * Experience with, and extensive knowledge of, social media marketing. * Experience with digital marketing and advertising, including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn advertising. * Working knowledge of HTML, CSS, and Photoshop, and experience with web content management systems. * Experience using Drupal is also desirable. * Experience using Google Analytics and analyzing data is desirable. * Demonstrated leadership and motivational skills. Excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills. * Available outside of typical work schedule to serve as a designated employee to update appropriate University websites with University-wide crisis communications as situations warrant. Typical Hiring Range $47500 - $64071 How is pay for new employees determined at GW? George Washington University Washington DC

Digital Content Specialist

Kaplan, Inc.