Careers

Why Lumina Datamatics?

At Lumina Datamatics, we are keen that you make a solid foundation for your future by gaining critical experience on cutting-edge technology projects. It’s another effort in our endeavor to be an employer of choice.

We believe that we can bring the best out of you by providing an environment that breeds talent and encourages high-quality performance. We created such a workplace culture keeping in mind the top quality projects we handle for our prestigious clients, some of whom figure prominently in the Fortune 500 list.

Team Lead – Content Writer, Mumbai, India

Key Responsibilities
  • Candidate should have good communication, comprehension, and English language skills.
  • Candidate should have the ability to grasp product details and client requirements.
  • Candidate should be able to set up a process to translate client requirements and create a product.
  • Candidate should be able to estimate/quantify effort involved and plan resources.
  • Candidate should be able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines.
  • Candidate should have excellent copy editing skills.
  • Candidate should have knowledge of methodology and have interest in acquiring title/project specific skills of content creation.
Qualification:
  • A bachelor’s or a master’s degree in any discipline preferably science or maths
  • Experience of 3-4 years as a team lead- Content writer

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Copyeditor, Pondicherry, India

Key Responsibilities:
  • Setting references in accordance with The Chicago Manual of Style (15e), MLA Handbook for Writers of Research Papers (6e), and Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (5e).
  • Setting tables in Microsoft Word.
  • Identifying elements in various parts of a book or a journal.
  • Editing for consistent styling aspects such as spelling, punctuation, hyphenation, capitalization, and treatment of numerals, italics, abbreviations, and alphabetical or numerical lists.
  • Editing to correct grammar related errors such as subject-verb disagreement, pronoun–antecedent disagreement, or faulty parallelism.
Qualification:
  • A bachelor’s or a master’s degree in any discipline
  • Experience of  2-3 years

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Editorial proof reader, Pondicherry, India

Key Responsibilities:
  • Character-for-character/word-for-word proofreading against manuscript on 1st pass pages, including proofreading of illustrations, captions, credit lines, text references, running heads, folios, line/word spacing, and line/page breaks.
  • Checking for accents or special characters defaulting to an incorrect/unintended character.
  • Proofreading to include verification of conformance to design specifications.
  • Checking to ensure that the outstanding/pending CE queries are addressed; flagging to PM in case of any omission.
  • Editing to ensure that (i) the pages are formatted according to design specifications, (ii) the content has been styled correctly, (iii) the correct photos and illustrations have been placed.
  • Checking to ensure inclusion of all cross-references.
  • Checking for spelling and grammar errors.
  • Making recommendations to the compositor on page layout decisions such as (i) the movement of text to ensure placement of figures on the same spread near callouts, (ii) aesthetically pleasing photo and illustration sizing, and (iii) appropriate stacking of marginal elements etc.
Qualification:
  • A bachelor’s or a master’s degree in science/humanities
  • Experience of 3-4 years

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XML Executive, Pondicherry, India

Key Responsibilities:
  • Application of extensive knowledge in XML Conversion, DTD, Schema, HTML and MS-Office
  • Should be willing to work in night shifts.
Qualification:
  • A bachelor’s degree in any discipline
  • Experience of 0-1 year

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Business Development Manager, Plymouth, MA/Remote

Key Responsibilities:

  • Hunt new business opportunities outside our existing client base.
  • Work closely with our internal marketing team to generate and develop new areas of business.
  • Monitor and track progress of new leads through to closing.
  • Develop relationships within new clients.
  • Travel with operations team when needed to close new business (roughly 20–30% of the time).

Qualifications:

  • Experience developing new business opportunities
  • Knowledge of digital technologies and learning solutions that now complement textbooks
  • Knowledge of sales software a plus
  • Enthusiastic, self-motivated sales professional with 3–5 years of publishing industry experience
  • College degree
  • Excited to learn new technologies, and interested in following industry trends and changes
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

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HTML 5 Developers, Chennai & Puducherry

Key Responsibilities

  • Developing HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript platforms.
  • Candidates should have the expertise to create and manage popular scripting libraries and possess good knowledge of cross browser compatibility.
  • Expertise in developing HTML5 platform for mobile phones is an added advantage.

Qualification:

  • A graduate degree preferably in computer sciences or computer applications.

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E Pub Executives, Puducherry

Key Responsibilities

  • Developing ePub 2.0, ePub 3.0, XML/HTML Coding.
  • Candidate knowledge in epsilon, ultraedit.

Qualification:

  • A graduate degree preferably in computer sciences or computer applications.
  • Experience of 1- 3 years

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XML Executives, Puducherry

Key Responsibilities

  • Knowledge in XML tagging.
  • Experience in editor like epsilon, ultraedit, etc.,
  • Knowledge in Manual conversion is an added advantage.

Qualification:

  • UG/PG.
  • Experience of 1- 3 years

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Copyediting, Puducherry

Key Responsibilities

  • Copy editing/ Language editing with experience in style and language part of editing, based on various style manuals (APA, CMS, AMA)
  • Experience in understanding the publishers need and style specification provided.
  • Experience in L2, L3 language editing is preferable.

Qualification:

  • UG/PG/MPhil/PhD
  • Experience of 4-8 years

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Editorial Proof Reading, Puducherry

Key Responsibilities

  • Should have experience in sense proofreading
  • Should be an expert in style and layout checking
  • Minimal Experience in Language Editing will be an advantage

Qualification:

  • UG/PG/MPhil/PhD
  • Experience of 4-8 years

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3B2 Template developer, Puducherry

Key Responsibilities

  • Candidate from typesetting background with pagination concepts.
  • Should be an expert in 3B2 Styles and good scripting knowledge.

Qualification:

  • UG/PG/MPhil/PhD
  • Experience of 4-8 years

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Copy Editor/Lead Copy Editor – Books/Journals, Chennai, Noida

Key Responsibilities

  • Excellent English language skills.
  • Experience in Level 2 (Medium edit) or Level 3 (Heavy edit) copyediting.
  • Well-versed in at least two of the style manuals: APA/AMA/CMS/Oxford Style Guide/MLA
  • Proficiency in MS office package and Adobe
  • Should have handled a team of minimum 5 to 10 Copy Editors for at least 3-4 years (Lead Position)

Qualification

  • Candidate should possess 3+years of experience.
  • A graduate or a post graduate degree in any discipline

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Business Development – Executive, Chennai

Key Responsibilities:

  • International calling experience, US market experience
  • Experience in publishing / Education / ITES domain
  • Should have experience in lead generation and cold calling.

Qualification :

  • Candidate should possess 2+ years of experience.
  • A graduate or a post graduate degree in any discipline.

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ASP.NET Developers NET Developers, Chennai& Puducherry

Key Responsibilities

  • Candidate should have the following knowledge in ASP.NET
  • Programming : C#.net, VB.net, asp.net, WCF, AJAX
  • Scripting Language: JavaScript, JQuery, have knowledge of any JavaScript framework(Ex: Extjs, backbone.js, Angular.js, bootstrap.js etc.)
  • Database: SQL Server 2008

Qualification

  • Candidate should have a minimum of 4+ yrs of experience.
  • A graduate or a post graduate degree in any discipline.

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Sr. Developer / Lead, Mumbai, Bangalore, Chennai, Noida

Key Responsibilities

  • Prior project experience of working on eRetail matching projects using Apache Solr, Image matching and learning and recommendation engines using Apache Mahout.
  • Prior project experience of working on Web Scraping using Python, Scrapy, Java, phantom.js, Selenium, HTMLUnit Technology focused on : Python, Scrapy, Java
  • 4 years + Experience in NoSQL MongoDB 3.1+ and Cassandra 2+ design and usage
  • 4 years + Experience in writing queries (DML) and working with MySQL or similar database
  • 3 years + Experience with creating web services in REST.
  • Should have experience of design, build and deployment of complex, multi-tier Java web application architecture using an OpenSource Java technology stack.
  • 3years + Experience in Spring 3.X (non Spring MVC e.g. Spring scheduler, Spring boot etc…)

Qualification

  • Candidate should possess 3 – 5 years of experience.
  • A graduate or a post graduate degree in any discipline

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Systems Analyst, Plymouth, MA and unanticipated client sites across the US. Must be willing to travel and/or relocate domestically.

Number of positions : 1 opening.

Job duration : Permanent position, Full time, Mon - Fri, 40 hours per week.

Job Description

Assist to analyze business data processing problems to improve computer systems. Analyze user requirements and problems to improve existing systems and review computer system capabilities, workflow using Python, Java, API, Cassandra, TerraData, MySQL, PL/SQL, Solaris, SQL/Server, Hadoop. Support testing & work on deployment script/framework. Liaise with cross functional teams to assist with code reviews.

Education and Experience Required

Bachelor's or equivalent (will accept any combination of education and experience determined equivalent to bachelor's degree) in Computer Science or Engineering or IT or MIS or CIS plus 2 years’ experience in job offered or as Programmer or Analyst. Prior work experience must include 2 years’ experience in Python, Java, API, Cassandra, TerraData, MySQL, PL/SQL, Solaris, SQL/Server, Hadoop.

Mail resume to: SHEILA FOWLER, LUMINA DATAMATICS INC, 4 COLLINS AVENUE, PLYMOUTH, MA - 02360.  Ref: AG.

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Trade STEM Indexer, Global/ USA,Remote

Key Responsibilities:

Lumina Datamatics (www.luminadatamatics.com) seeks US-based applicants to support our expanding Trade Publishing team.  For our clients we produce a large volume of peer-reviewed STEM and humanities monographs by established authors, with assignments ranging broadly in length and complexity.

Numerous indexing opportunities are available, typically assigned as single project freelance opportunities, with payment per typeset bound book page. The needs here are for professional indexing (generally scholarly 2-level) of STEM and humanities monographs of varying length and complexity, prepared in a compressed timeframe during latter stages of a given project. We are seeking indexers with an excellent track record of quality work done on time. This is a telecommuting opportunity.

Interested parties should email hire.trade@luminad.com with “Trade STEM Indexer opportunity” in subject line, along with resume highlighting relevant experience and references.

Qualification:

  • A graduate or a post graduate degree in any discipline.

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Trade STEM Copy Editor, Global/ USA,Remote

Key Responsibilities:

Lumina Datamatics (www.luminadatamatics.com) seeks US-based applicants to support our expanding Trade Publishing team.  For our clients we produce a large volume of peer-reviewed STEM monographs by established authors, with assignments ranging broadly in length and complexity.

Numerous opportunities are available; these are typically assigned as single project freelance opportunities, with payment per 250 word manuscript page. The editing needs here are primarily for light/mechanical editing (via Microsoft Word) of STEM monograph manuscripts of varying length and complexity. We are seeking editors with a good track record of quality work done on time at modest compensation rates. This is a telecommuting opportunity.

Interested parties should email hire.trade@luminad.com with “Trade STEM Copy Editor opportunity” in subject line, along with resume highlighting relevant experience and references.

Qualification:

  • A graduate or a post graduate degree in any discipline.

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Trade STEM Project Manager, Global/ USA,Remote

Role and Responsibilities:

Lumina Datamatics (www.luminadatamatics.com) seeks US-based applicants to support our expanding Trade Publishing team.  For our clients we produce a large volume of peer-reviewed STEM monographs by established authors, with assignments ranging broadly in length and complexity.

Successful candidates must have relevant editorial and project management experience specific to monograph book production workflows, and should flag when applying where said expertise includes handling of STEM titles; candidates lacking solid prior monograph PM experience will not be considered. Dependent upon the candidate, roles are available both as freelance PM for individual projects, or lengthier term of project contractual positions assisting with a broader array of titles concurrently.

The PM in a full-service monograph book production workflow serves as central coordinator, quality assurance provider and trafficker of deliverables to various stakeholders. The PM will be responsible for placing full-service projects with resources (copyeditor, proofreader and indexer) and also working with Lumina Datamatics production teams to prepare typeset page proofs. The PM is responsible for reviewing each of these outputs for acceptable quality. The PM shall maintain author- and client-facing role with respect to delivery and receipt of various outputs throughout life span of a project. Client and author escalations route through this central project PM. Further the PM is responsible for proactively managing overall project schedule. Working in concert with Lumina’s expert production teams, the PM shall be supported accordingly to ensure success of the overall effort. This is a telecommuting position.

Interested parties should email hire.trade@luminad.com with “Trade STEM PM opportunity” in subject line, along with resume highlighting relevant experience and references.

Qualification:

  • A graduate or a post graduate degree in any discipline.

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Trade STEM Proofreader, Global/ USA,Remote

Role Responsibilities:

Lumina Datamatics (www.luminadatamatics.com) seeks US-based applicants to support our expanding Trade Publishing team.  For our clients we produce a large volume of peer-reviewed STEM monographs by established authors, with assignments ranging broadly in length and complexity.

Numerous proofreading roles are available, typically assigned as single project freelance opportunities, with payment per typeset bound book page. The needs here are for proofreading (via Acrobat markup) of STEM monographs of varying length and complexity, performed reliably within a tightly compressed timeframe. We are seeking proofreaders with a good track record of quality work done on time. This is a telecommuting opportunity.

Interested parties should email hire.trade@luminad.com with “Trade STEM Proofreading opportunity” in subject line, along with resume highlighting relevant experience and references.

Qualification:

  • A graduate or a post graduate degree in any discipline.

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Senior Editor, STEM fields, Higher Education, Plymouth, MA/Remote

Key Responsibilities

Lumina Datamatics seeks an experienced, U.S.-based applicant to expand our in-house higher education editorial team. Essential duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Vetting of freelancer candidates
  • Analysis/quality assurance of freelancer manuscript and samples for specific projects based on provided specifications
  • Creation of freelancer writing specs
  • Discuss and make recommendations for freelance writers/editors as needed
  • Author original or revised content on as-needed basis
  • Identify, build relationships with, and recruit new freelance writers in STEM fields
  • Troubleshoot and resolve client complaints related to content

Qualification

  • 7+ years writing/editing experience in educational publishing, particularly with STEM disciplines, including assessment and creative content
  • Master’s degree or higher in STEM-related field
  • High familiarity with educational publishing content and workflow
  • Strong technical skills, a high level of comfort with and willingness to learn new technologies
  • Comfort and familiarity with Bloom’s taxonomy
  • Exceptional written and communication skills
  • Ability to work constructively in an aggressively deadline-driven environment

This position can be based out of our Plymouth, MA, office or be fully remote.

Interested candidates can apply to abigail.perrine@luminad.com with resume, cover letter, and samples of past writing work.\

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If you are interested in joining our high pace and fast-growing team, please send your resume to jobs@luminad.com specifying your particular interest and desired location. We will review your resume to find the most attractive career path within our global organization.