Randstad Software Engineer - Product R/D - I in San Francisco, California

Software Engineer - Product R/D - I

job details:

  • location:San Francisco, CA

  • salary:$73.53 - $83.33 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, October 11, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:650538

job description

Software Engineer - Product R/D - I

job summary:

Description:

Content Experience Engineering - Systems Engineer, Documentation Tools

In this role, you will:

  • Join an Agile team. Our goal is to have a team that can "dog pile" on our priorities and share work as much as possible. So while you will specialize in the areas on this list, in a perfect world we will cross-train you to be able to help out anywhere.

  • Help us with our next generation tools and authoring environment. We are embarking on an ambitious upgrade to our current DITA-based authoring and publishing tools, to improve our ability to scale as Client grows and to improve the writer experience in creating content.

  • Write code. You will be part of the team that fixes and enhances our current DITA- based publishing pipeline, working with XSLT, Jenkins, and other continuous integration and deployment tools. You will also be hands-on in creating the next generation versions.

location: San Francisco, California

job type: Contract

salary: $73.53 - 83.33 per hour

work hours: 9am to 6pm

education: Bachelors

responsibilities:

Write code. You will be part of the team that fixes and enhances our current DITA- based publishing pipeline, working with XSLT, Jenkins, and other continuous integration and deployment tools. You will also be hands-on in creating the next generation versions.

qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related experience

  • 5+ years demonstrated expertise working with DITA-based publishing systems in large-scale, global environments with localization into multiple languages and deployment in multiple formats to multiple publication end points

skills: The fine print

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related experience

  • 5+ years demonstrated expertise working with DITA-based publishing systems in large-scale, global environments with localization into multiple languages and deployment in multiple formats to multiple publication end points

  • Excellent XSLT skills (2.x), XSL-FO, XPath, and XQuery skills

  • Strong command of the DITA XML standard (1.2 and later) at the specification level

  • Deep experience working with and customizing Oxygen in a DITA authoring environment, including Web Author and Content Fusion deployments

  • Working knowledge of Jenkins, gradle, Jenkins pipeline, or equivalent

  • Experience with Ant, Java, and Groovy

  • 3+ years working deeply in the DITA Open Toolkit (preferably with experience spanning 1.x to 3.x, and with migrations between major versions)

  • Strong background with Git, Perforce, or equivalent source control systems

  • Agile/Scrum/Lean development methodology experienceSoftware Engineer - Product R/D - I

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