Interactive Production Specialist

Wood Dale, IL
Posted November 08
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to amy@thesmartdept.com.

The smartdept is in search of an Interactive Production Specialist to work for a promotional marketing in Wood Dale, IL. We're looking for an expert in PageFlex and VDP who is excited to join a new team immediately. One of the first projects you'll dive into is creating a website for a client who creates on-demand coupons.

What you'll do:

The Interactive Production Specialist is responsible for creating, administering, and testing web-to-print templates, associated images, and meta-data for creating and programming variable-data print production and storefronts, implementing, testing and supporting internet-based tools, maintaining websites and adding enhancements.

  • Executes advanced skills in page layout, XMPIE, Bitstream’s PageFlex, HTML, XML, CSS, VB, and JavaScript
  • Uses PageFlex Studio, PageFlex StoreFront, PageFlex Server, PageFlex Doc Actions, writing scripts for complex rules, Adobe Creative Suites, and Micosoft Office
  • Creates, uploads, and tests templates, associated images, and meta-data into web-based applications
  • Manage thousands of users across multiple storefronts
  • Strong working knowledge of prepress, including Photoshop, Illustrator and In-Design
  • Participates on the core customer implementation team; responsible for end-user experience
  • Resolves end-user issues; communicates through standard customer support process
  • Creates layouts and programs for variable print production
  • Updates and edits corporate and production websites, as directed
  • Assists with the development and demonstration websites and templates for sales presentations
  • Monitors, manages and communicates with developers on defects
  • Prepares and develops test strategies and test plans
  • Completes function count, coding of plant load, and operator sign-off on all jobs executed
  • Monitors trends on the WWW to increase and improve internal functionality and usability
  • Writes, reviews, revises, and verifies quality standards and test procedures for program design and product evaluation

Must have's:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3+ years of web production, page layout, and data management experience
  • Strong working knowledge and understanding of PageFlex Studio, PageFlex StoreFront, web based programming languages, page layout applications and data management
  • Skilled knowledge in testing concepts, tools and methodology

If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your resume to amy@thesmartdept.com.