[Fwd: O'Reilly Looking for a Software Engineer--Sebastopol, CA]

Douglas E. Miles perlguy at
Thu Feb 26 15:22:03 CST 2004


Thought you should you know about this
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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

No phone calls please.

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