Current Mumbai Vacancies

Mumbai Vacancies

How To Apply ?

If you like the sound of Packt and think you would enjoy being a part of our team and our future then here’s what to do next:
  • Find a relevant role advertised here.
  • Email your CV along with a cover letter to the address specified below.
  • Applicants we consider meet our requirements will be shortlisted and contacted by our Resourcing Team.
Contact details:
Mobile No: 7045927498 or 7045008198 or 7045004348
Address:
Plot No.103, Arena House, 3rd Floor, Road No. 12, Opp. Goldfinch Hotel,
MIDC, Andheri (East), Mumbai-400093.

Please direct all applications and enquiries for Mumbai vacancies to our recruitment team: recruitment@packtpub.com

Senior Digital Marketing Editor
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This is a great opportunity for those who are commercially-focussed; demonstrate high level of editing and English skills and proven streak in driving audience engagement and digital marketing techniques. Senior Digital Marketing Editor will be responsible for curating, editing and publishing stream of content for an individual tech category of the Packt Technical Network. The goal would be to create an engaged audience of repeat visitors for the tech category.


Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Requirement: Experienced editor with good command on written English, track record of producing content for a global audience, familiarity with digital marketing techniques, content marketing and SEO, knowledge of current IT topics of interest to developers is added advantage.
Acquisition Editor
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As a content company, we are completely dependent on the people who create our content. Authors, video creators – whatever we call them, and whatever they make, we wouldn’t exist without them. That’s why your role as an Acquisition Editor is so important – you will be responsible for finding and recruiting the right people for the right projects, and for collaborating with them to design and carefully plan to ensure the path from idea to really useful content is rapid and painless. You’ll be networking with a huge range of software professionals from all around the world – this means you’ll need to be a confident communicator and able to quickly learn and adapt about the newest trends and topics in different areas of tech. You’ll also need to be well-organized as you’ll be responsible for a number of different exciting projects at one time. If you want to talk tech with some of the best minds in software and help Packt produce the best learning resources out there, we’d love to meet you.


Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Copy Editor
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We don’t just produce instruction manuals. Everything we do needs to be engaging, clear, and, of course, accurate. That’s why Copy Editors are so important. You’ll be responsible for checking our content, ensuring that it’s up to the standards we expect of ourselves and that it’s exactly what customers need. You’ll need exceptional grammar skills and a keen eye for detail – we’ll be depending on you to make sure everything we produce is of the highest quality. You’ll also need excellent English language skills as you will be providing training and support to our team of editors. If you value clarity, conciseness and consistency as much as we do, let’s talk.


Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Content Development Editor
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Great content is never an accident. It takes an exceptional content development editor to make a product engaging, useful, and interesting. As the Content Development Editor you will be the architect of our content, providing support to our authors on how to write effectively for their readers. You’ll be a confident communicator, able to direct the author clearly on a product’s purpose and vision, and ready to provide quality feedback on what authors can do to improve their work. You will also be exceptionally well-organized as you’ll be working on a number of different projects at one time. With a diverse collection of interesting projects and great people behind them, every day will be interesting. You’ll be putting your mark on some of the most-read learning resources in the software world.


Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Technical Editor
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When so many people rely on the accuracy and clarity of our content, Technical Editors are a vital part of every single project. They’re the link between each product’s development and the customer that needs it. You’ll be responsible for improving the content’s structure, checking it’s appropriate for the intended audience, and making sure that all code is correct. You will need very strong technical knowledge and an ability to continually learn and adapt to new ideas. A willingness to tackle new problems is vital. Excellent English language skills is essential too, as you’ll be supporting the author to improve their content to the highest standard.


Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Layout/ Graphic Coordinator
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Our content is practical and always to the point, but that doesn’t mean it lacks style. It’s thanks to Layout and Graphics Coordinators that all our content is visually engaging and stylish. You’ll need to be creative and well-organized as you’ll be working on a diverse range of projects. It’s crucial that you are relentlessly focused on delivering a high-quality end product. An eye for detail is absolutely vital, and you’ll need a strong sense on how the visual aspect of our products and content will impact the way customers interact and engage with it. Graphic coordinators will need to be experienced and confident working with Corel Draw and Illustrator. Layout Coordinators must have experience with InDesign and PhotoShop, as you’ll be responsible for doing all production-related tasks that ensures each book goes to print and is uploaded into our learning platform.


Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Content Distribution Executive
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Packt has a huge reach into a growing marketplace of software professionals. And it’s only going to get bigger. That’s why we need Content Distribution Executives to distribute our products and support our marketing team to provide maximum visibility for our content and the Packt brand. You’ll be responsible for creating digital versions of all our books, as well as managing our CMS with new blog and marketing content. You will also be using Amazon Marketing Services (AMS) to help drive sales on Amazon, and perform essential keyword research to help drive Packt’s performance on third party channels. You’ll need some experience working with HTML and knowledge of XML too – but most importantly we need someone motivated and committed to growing Packt’s reach in an expanding market.


Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Course Managing Editor
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Courses are a new type of Packt content. We’re confident that they’re going to redefine the customer experience, and be crucial to our future as a learning platform for software developers. If you want to be a part of one of the most innovative areas of the business, and can combine technical knowledge, product-driven expertise, with an intelligent empathy for users’ experience, we’d love to hear from you. You will be responsible for creating new courses from existing content from our library, combining text and video, and possibly augmenting all of that with new and exciting features such as assessments and quizzes. You’ll also need to commission new content – that means we’ll be relying on you to identify customer needs and gaps in our existing library.

Key qualities and competencies that we're looking out for:

  • Course Content Building and Course Technical Editing
  • Customer Insight Drive
  • Communication and Collaboration
  • Ambition and Business Focus
  • Results-Driven

Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Project Manager
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Creating products that make new skills accessible – and life simple – for our customers can be a complex process. Project Managers are vital for ensuring coordination at every stage between each editor. Your main responsibilities will be to support all key stakeholders, from content development to technical editing, and to manage timelines to guarantee every single product is delivered on time. To do this you’ll need exceptional organisational skills, an acute sense of how to manage and develop processes, and to be responsive to the needs of different projects and changing situations. If you’re an organised problem-solver, we want to hear from you.


Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Recuirement: Excellent English Language skills.
Data Analyst
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We work in the technology space that is always cutting edge. Our data analyst analyzes the market, fetches data for company and market, and builds insights that are vital to making business decisions. You will be responsible for extracting data from various sources, building intelligence from it, and presenting it in an appealing manner. In order to support evidence-based decisions, you will report regularly on empirical measures of the opportunities open to the company together with ad-hoc analysis of datasets relating to specific opportunities that are being considered. We are looking for someone who displays initiative, lateral thinking, a keen eye for problem solving and is familiar with at least some of the data analysis languages and techniques in common use. If you think you have it in you, come, join the team.


Qualification: Graduate in IT stream.
Recuirement: Experience in Data Analysis and Excellent English Language skills.
Category Manager
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Each of our Category Managers is responsible for establishing Packt as a leading source of premium technical content within specific areas of IT. They research and set the strategic path of the company, manage its investment in new products, and actively contribute towards the development of our broader product strategy. Each Category Manager develops a deep understanding of the specific information needs of our customers and the learning information market for their category. They are the product evangelist, the subject matter expert, the person who can definitively act in the best interests of our customers and do the right thing, at the right time. Their insight is critical to the business and is used to define and direct our publication strategy for all of our products in development, as well as the identification and creation of new, innovative products that help establish the business as a compelling, market-leading information resource. The ideal person for the Category Manager role will have a strong proven track record for product commissioning; will be comfortable engaging with external partners and communities, coordinating and mentoring editorial staff to deliver on a unified company vision, as well as owning the overall financial and market-share performance of their category. They are critical members of staff tasked with driving technical awareness and customer insight across the business. A degree in tech background will be beneficial; however, your aptitude matters more than your background.


Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Requirement: Experience in Commissioning, Strong Negotiations skills, product commissioning experience , Market Analysis , and Excellent English Language skills.
Associate Category Manager
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The Associate Category Manager is a core part of the Category Management team. The ACM is the day-to-day link between the CM group and Packt’s Acquisition teams. They implement individual titles from the CM’s roadmap, drawing together the customer’s needs and the technology’s features to create a bespoke proposal that fulfils a particular opportunity. Together with the CMs that support them they provide a scalable resource on which other business functions can draw as a service according to their need. An (ACM) helps to locate significant areas of opportunity within the technology publishing marketplace and helps the CM create publishing strategies to meet the needs of customers and licensing partners. Together with the CMs, they are responsible for establishing Packt as a leading source of premium technical content within specific areas of the IT marketplace and for fulfilling the company’s goals for their category. They collectively set the strategic path of the company, manage its investment in new products, and actively contribute towards the development of the company’s broader product strategy.


Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Requirement: Good overview of IT technologies, Excellent English Language skills.
Insight Editor
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If you have a liking for research and writing, this may be your dream job. If you love staying up to date with IT trends and have the ability to translate technical jargon into information that’s confident, clear and catchy, look no further. Our Tech Market Insights team is looking for talent like you! As an IT Research Editor, you would be working closely with our insights team to uncover market trends and transform them into insight reports, articles, and blogs. You need a degree from IT background and solid understanding of various technologies-- you may not write the code, but still quickly grasp the functionalities. Strong English writing skills will come to your rescue at every step.


Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Requirement: Solid understanding of various technologies, Excellent English Language skills.
Project Coordinator
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The Project Coordinator (PC) is an integral member of the Development team responsible for delivering book and video projects of varying size and complexity. A PC is responsible for directing, organizing and monitoring project activities as per the timelines set out for each stage in the publishing of a book. Project coordinator is an important key in tracking project milestones throughout the project life cycle. Project coordinator provides support to the editors in accomplishing project deadlines. This profile is for those who enjoy taking ownership for a project. A PC is likely to use his/her interpersonal skills, planning skills and organizational skills in ensuring that a project, in this case, a book reaches its ultimate goal that is publishing within the set timelines.


Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Requirement: Good overview of IT technologies, Excellent English Language skills.
Customer Relations Executive
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The Customer Relations Executive (CRE) is responsible for the smooth operation of our relationships with customers. Packt sells its print books on a print on demand basis globally. Books are sold both directly to the end user from our website, and also to “trade” customers, defined as any customer who purchases our books at a discount to resell to their own customers. The customer relations team is growing rapidly to handle the growth in the size of the business and demand for our product.


Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Requirement: Excellent English Language skills.
Video Content Developer
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The Video Content Developer (VCD) role looks into producing high quality video series based on our existing book catalog. The VCD function works as an author proxy and a viewer advocate. He or she should make sure that the technical information is designed and presented in the best possible way for the intended audience, and at the same time keep the original author’s content intact. You should have working knowledge of C, C++, Linux, Ubuntu, Python and Java. You have to produce video content from the book catalog for all platforms and ensure that all the videos clearly communicate their learning goals to the reader, present content in a clear and consistent manner to improve the learning curve of the viewers and perform code testing for all the code used in the book and confirm the accuracy of the code and text presented.


Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Requirement: Solid understanding of various technologies, excellent English Language skills.
Acquisition Development Manager
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The Acquisition Development Manager (ADM) is a domain expert within the Acquisition team who has a dual focus at the Acquisition Editor (AE) and the Acquisition team level. Packt AEs recruit authors with the knowledge and skills to create products that meet customers’ needs and support them in developing a high-level content structure. They also recruit technical reviewers that evaluate the accuracy and quality of the content provided by the authors. The ADM coaches the AEs to solve highly knotty problems where their general expertise proves insufficient. The ADM also supports the overall Acquisition team by undertaking strategic change programs so that it collectively achieves peak performance consistently. Writing aptitude: Possess the natural ability to write with purpose a piece of content that can be used while engaging with leads, for example, emails, press releases, product information, promotional pieces, and web content. Data-driven decision making: Desire to utilize data as a critical tool in decision-making. Ability to initiate change programs by analyzing data to understand their options, evaluate progress and performance, and drawing clear conclusions about next steps.
Editorial Development Manager
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The Editorial Development Manager (EDM) is a domain expert in substantive and developmental editing who sets Packt’s editorial practices regarding content development and supports and mentors all Content Development Editors (CDEs). The EDM coaches the CDEs to solve highly knotty problems where their general expertise proves insufficient. The EDM also supports the overall Publishing team by undertaking strategic change programs so that it collectively achieves peak performance consistently. Establish frameworks for substantive and developmental book editing. They need to cover key areas of editing like evaluating manuscripts from the point of view of the intended audience and reorganization of content including additions and deletions. Developmental editing: Possesses five or more years of hands-on experience in substantive and developmental editing to develop books and documentation sets. Has participated in planning and organizing stages of writing including directly mentoring authors. Continuous learning and professional development: Committed to developing professionally by focusing on industry best practices, valuing new approaches, attending professional conferences and introducing newly gained knowledge on the job.
Video Editor
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A Video Editor will have to Study the video title’s outline and scripts to become familiar with its concepts and requirements. It would also involve reviewing the footage sequence by sequence in order to become familiar with the content before assembling it into a final product. Engage in making, assembling, and polishing the screencasts and recorded content, providing effective and efficient quality control. It would also involve reviewing the assembled sections in order to determine if corrections are necessary, and make them whenever or wherever possible. Cut shot sequences to different angles at specific points in scenes, making each individual cut as fluid and seamless as possible. This would involve selecting and combining the most effective shots of each course section in order to form a logical and smoothly transitioning course. It would mostly involve trimming video segments to specified lengths, and reassembling segments in sequences that present information with maximum effect.


Qualification: Graduate in any stream.
Requirement: Should have completed a course, diploma or degree, from academies that offer courses in video editing, photography or a related field. A bachelor's degree from colleges that offer digital technologies and computers is preferred. Knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro and Audacity is a must. Other audio editing and video editing software’s knowledge is a plus. Must be highly skilled in digital editing systems and have extensive knowledge of digital audio-visual technology.