[Chicago-talk] O'Reilly Looking for a Software Engineer--Sebastopol, CA

Ed Summers ehs at pobox.com
Tue Feb 24 21:23:05 CST 2004

In case anyone wants to move...



From: Marsee Henon <marsee at oreilly.com>
To: ehs at pobox.com
Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2004 13:32:02 -0800


Thought you should you know about this
to pass along to any UG members or friends.

(This information is available online at:

Software Engineer, Sebastopol, CA 

O'Reilly is looking for a Software Engineer to work as a part of the
development team in our Sebastopol office. This position will be primarily
responsible for supporting our production staff in the development and
maintenance of program tools to convert incoming manuscripts to final 
book form.

Minimum Requirements:
Advanced knowledge of system analysis and design. This should include
structured methodologies, logical and physical database design, and
business process engineering. Practical experience in XML and web 
services. Ability to use XML in document preparation. Must have 
knowledge of XSL-FO and XSLT. Experience with DocBook is preferred. 
Knowledge of FrameMaker is a real plus. Expertise in Perl and at 
least one other programming language (preferably Java or C/C++) 
and application development experience in web-based systems and 
client-server environments. 

Minimum of a Bachelors degree in Computer Sciences or related field OR 
6-8 years of actual related business experience. Proven project 
management skills.  Ability to solve complex technical and business 
issues with direction/approval. 

Must possess good communication skills, both verbal and written with
demonstrated success in a team environment. Ability to interpret, 
evaluate and respond to problems and requests received from business 
users. Working knowledge of the publishing industry is desirable. 
Organized, deadline driven and pays attention to detail. 

Location: Sebastopol, CA 
Status: Full-time 
Education: College 
Travel: Yes 
Telecommuting: no

Contact Us
Jobs at O'Reilly
O'Reilly Media, Inc.
1005 Gravenstein Highway North
Sebastopol, CA 95472

Fax: 707-829-9610
Email: jobs at oreilly.com 

No phone calls please.

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