Web Developer - eBooks | Remote

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Job Description

Lifeway is hiring a Web Developer to join our eBook Development team. In this role, you will use your development skills to convert the division's publishing content into multiple eBook formats, such as EPUB, MOBI, PRC, or PDF, through the development of and use of templates, scripting, and automation. The Web Developer - eBooks oversees structural tagging schemas consistent with other publishing components and business needs, and collaborates on the development of publishing file structures, systems and repository requirements.

Why Lifeway?

This is a place where you can bring your faith and work experience to join in the most important mission in the world: making disciples of Jesus Christ. Whether you're a creator or storyteller, data guru or problem-solver, or anywhere in between, if you're passionate about serving the church, we have a place for you. Lifeway has a strong Work from Anywhere (WFA) culture that is deeply focused on our .

While headquartered in Nashville, TN, many of our positions are remote-eligible and have autonomy and flexibility with work hours. We provide equipment and resources to ensure team members have access to a productive and ergonomic workspace. Lifeway hosts all-team meetings several times per year and provides travel for key team gatherings for remote-based team members. Full-time employees are eligible for enrollment in our comprehensive benefits plans including healthcare, vacation and sick time, vacation pay, care days, 401(k) plan, maternity and paternity leave, adoption assistance, mission trip time, and more.

This role is fully remote in the U.S with quarterly travel to Nashville for in-person team gatherings.

As a Web Developer on our eBook Development team you will:

Administer and monitor the application of mark-up coding languages to content production files via the heavy use of scripting and hand-coding to meet quality and coding language standards - HTML, XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, OSA, GREP, and other automation tools

Meet approved production schedules and processes while ensuring that products meet industry and corporate quality standards

Stay current in new technologies and improve skills related to trade publishing

Recommend new applications, processes, and training that could help gain process efficiencies

Work with eBook developers, metadata specialists, and publishing staff in troubleshooting content, workflow and digital content coding best practices

Collaborate within the team to fulfill the LifeWay's mission, values, and strategy for digital content

Live out , showing deep commitment to Kingdom work.

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Web Development, or Multimedia, preferredRelated work experience may be considered to fulfill education requirement

2 years experience with web development, Internet protocols (i.e. http, ftp), information and document management software

2 years exeperience with coding / markup languages such as XML, CSS, HTML, XHTML, JavaScript, and GREP

Graphic design and typography skills with attention to detail in managing multiple products, formats, and deadlines

Experience with publishing processes and trends - desktop, mobile, web - and current authoring systems and standards such as Adobe Creative Suite, XML / HTML Editors, and ePub 3

Demonstrated project management and problem solving experience

Strong understanding of electronic publishing protocols and technology, knowledge of the publishing industry, and general understanding of copyright law

Quarterly travel to Nashville, TN, required