Our Purpose:

At Hurix, learning ignites our purpose. We are passionate about revolutionizing education through relentless innovation and a commitment to excellence. We create engaging and effective learning experiences that empower individuals and organizations to thrive. We foster a collaborative environment where every team member contributes their unique ideas, and together, we push the boundaries of what’s possible.

Position Overview:

We’re looking for a talented InDesign developer to join our growing team! In this role, you’ll play a pivotal role in developing and optimizing complex design and layout processes using InDesign.  Your expertise will ensure the creation of high-quality output for both digital and print media, supporting Hurix’s mission of revolutionizing education.

What will your day look like:

  • Develop and implement automated design solutions using Adobe InDesign, streamlining workflows and maximizing efficiency.
  • Create, edit, and manage complex InDesign documents and templates, incorporating dynamic data and layout rules.
  • Ensure the quality and accuracy of PDF outputs for various distribution channels, including digital and print, by conducting preflight checks and troubleshooting any issues.
  • Collaborate closely with developers, graphic designers, and content creators to seamlessly integrate InDesign workflows with other systems and platforms.
  • Craft and maintain custom InDesign scripts and plugins using JavaScript, ExtendScript, and other scripting languages to automate tasks and enhance functionality.
  • Leverage advanced InDesign features like XML and GREP to optimize workflows and achieve complex data integration and text manipulation.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest advancements in InDesign, PDF technologies, plugins, and best practices to ensure we maintain cutting-edge workflows.
  • Provide technical support and training to team members on advanced InDesign functionalities and scripting techniques, fostering a collaborative and knowledge-sharing environment.

We’re looking for someone with:

  • Minimum 5 years of experience as an InDesign developer or in a similar role.
  • Strong proficiency in Adobe InDesign, including advanced features and scripting capabilities.
  • Expertise in JavaScript, ExtendScript, and other relevant scripting languages for InDesign automation.
  • In-depth knowledge of IDML and template creation in InDesign.
  • Extensive experience with PDF creation, management, and optimization, including PDF/X standards and prepress processes.
  • Solid understanding of XML and GREP for advanced data integration and text manipulation within InDesign.
  • Familiarity with digital publishing formats (ePub, HTML5) and their integration with InDesign (a plus).
  • Knowledge of color management, preflight, and print production processes (a plus).
  • Experience with database-driven publishing systems and the integration of InDesign with DAM (Digital Asset Management) systems (a plus).

Health, Happiness, & Growth:

  • Health Insurance: Stay healthy with comprehensive health coverage.
  • Kwench Library (Klib): Access a vast library of resources to fuel your learning and development.
  • Employee Assistance Program (Free Counseling Service): We prioritize your mental well-being and offer confidential counseling services.
  • Hybrid Work Model: Enjoy the flexibility of working remotely or from the office.
  • Flexi Reimbursement Basket: Tailor your benefits to your needs with a flexible reimbursement program.
  • Paid Time Off: Recharge and relax with paid time off to explore your passions.
  • Level up Your Skills with Company-Based Sponsorship: We invest in your growth by sponsoring relevant courses and certifications.
  • Tech Reimbursement: Need a new computer or software to excel in your role? We’ve got you covered!

Automate your way to success!

Are you a skilled InDesign developer with a passion for creating efficient and dynamic design workflows?

We invite you to apply and join our growing team!  Your expertise will play a vital role in supporting Hurix’s mission to revolutionize education. Send your resume and cover letter to recruitment@hurix.com

You must take the necessary steps to safeguard the integrity, security, and confidentiality of shared confidential information.

For additional information on Hurix, please visit: https://www.hurix.com/life-at-hurix/

Job Category: Software Engineering
Job Type: Contract
Job Location: Remote

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