We’re hiring

Semantico is an award-winning digital publishing solutions company with offices in the UK and USA. We deliver innovative e-publishing solutions for leading publishers, institutions and scholarly societies, such as Oxford University Press, Nature Publishing Group and McGraw-Hill Professional.

We’re looking to recruit passionate individuals who are committed to delivering high quality, innovative work. In return, we offer a friendly, fair and supportive environment where we aim to help develop each employee to their full potential. A competitive salary and bonus scheme are available for the right candidate, as well as a pension scheme, flexible working and 31 days’ leave (including bank holidays) rising to a further five days with accrued service.

If you would like to join the team, please contact us, stating your skills and experience, at HR@semantico.com.

We will endeavour to reply to all applicants to advise whether or not they have been invited to interview.

Head of Solutions

The Head of Solutions is accountable for the scheduling, coordination and P&L of the platform solutions unit of Semantico. Managing our producers, project managers and resourcing specialists, you will operationalise the business plan to ensure the achievement of target monthly software delivery income, direct the translation of client requirements into actionable workstreams, engage with clients on delivery matters and be the final point of escalation to ensure successful resolution of delivery issues. Financially astute and commercially as well as process driven, you should be a skilled line manager, able to work across multiple complex digital projects in a high pressure environment and possess a demonstrable commitment to delivering to schedule, quality and budget, reporting this regularly to the COO and the Semantico Board. Read more

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Account Managers x 2

Due to our expanding business we have an opportunity for two Account Managers to join our Sales and Marketing team, working with the Senior Account Manager and Senior Vice President to maintain and develop relationships with our existing clients and create new revenue opportunities in the UK and Europe. With a focus on understanding the present and future business needs of our customers, we are seeking committed and motivated people with previous experience in the STM academic publishing sector to join our team. Candidates should demonstrate an authoritative and credible image and a familiarity with managing and delivering digital solutions. The ability to anticipate the changing needs of clients as well as a demonstrable track record of achievement in developing pipeline and revenue is essential. Read more

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Senior Developer – Java

We are currently recruiting a Senior Developer with strong skills in Java and ideally have experience in dynamic scripting languages such as PERL. The role will support the transition of our web based applications towards Java. We have doubled our headcount to over 50 in the last few years and, due to this expansion and team movements to ensure our projects run as smoothly as possible, we are seeking to fill this new role.

Joining one of two teams within our Delivery department and reporting to the Technical Team Lead, you will work with project management, technical architects and quality assurance specialists to design and develop high quality applications for our clients who are at the forefront of academic publishing throughout Europe and America. Read more

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Senior Producer

The Senior Producer plays an integral part in managing the delivery of our client projects to schedule, quality and budget. The role will work in a cross functional team consisting of developers, creatives, BAs, account managers and members of our service operations teams. You must have strong stakeholder management abilities to ensure client requirements are gathered, interpreted and fully understood across the teams while encouraging a positive, ‘can do’ attitude. Read more

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Senior XML Data Analyst

This is a newly created role for an analyst with significant experience of XML, including schema design, data manipulation, data migration, and in depth knowledge of XML standards and tools. A key part of your role will be to impart your knowledge, coaching team members and developing the XML competency throughout the business. A strong communicator with confidence in your abilities, experience in the development of complex digital projects and an understanding of the scholarly publishing sector is vital. Read more