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.


  • 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


  • 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


Bangalore, KA, India

Additional Locations

Employee Type


Job Functional Area

Content/Material Creation

Kaplan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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Digital Content Specialist

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