Variable Data Print Programmer

IO Datasphere, Inc., Des Moines, IA (United States)

Category: Programming

Posted on: 19 Nov 2020

Job Description

Our client is looking for a variable data programmer to join their Print Team. This position will be responsible for mapping variable data for mailings, postcards and larger books. They will also work with the Post Office to create new Business Reply Mail (BRM) and other envelopes. Additionally, the candidate will serve as a backup for graphic design orders. The ideal candidate will be proficient using InDesign and Planet Press.

Location: On-site Des Moines, IA

Contract: 1 year


· Setting up daily print templates in Planet Press

· Setting up mass mailings in InDesign

· Using Acrobat macros to run batch processes on PDF files

· Running address validation on large yearly mailings

· Using FTP software to transfer files to various customers/agencies

· Burning CD/DVD's, creating labels

· Setting up Saddle-stitch books

· Using InDesign scripts to import large print files for editing

· Making .html and .css adjustments to the OCIO website template

· Splitting production print jobs into printable files and archives

· Splitting excel files into for postcard sheets

· Cropping marks and registration

· Mark mailings with OMR and sequential numbering

· Set up large format prints

· Making excel calculations for mass mailings

· Configuring print drivers


Skills Required:

8 years of experience in the following:

· Planet Press Production Suite

· Adobe In-Design

· Adobe Illustrator

· Adobe Photoshop

· Adobe Acrobat

· Adobe Dreamweaver

· Microsoft Excel

· Microsoft Publisher

· Accuzip Address Validation Software


Skills Desired – A plus to have:

· Solimar

· Create 2D barcodes

· Write scripts and import them into Accuzip

· Basic understanding of programming for Rubika

Company DescriptionIO Datasphere, Inc. is a leading provider of management and technical consulting services delivering results-oriented solutions focused on your specific needs and business requirements.

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