Book Manufacturing Information Systems Engineer

Job Type


Required experience

12 months experience in book manufacturing and integration

Required education

Bachelor’s Degree or foreign equivalent / Computer engineering or related field


The Book Manufacturing Information Systems Engineer is responsible for integrating state of the art book manufacturing systems to include developing software control, mechanical automation and prepress solutions that maximize mechanical efficiency of modern and legacy manufacturing hardware (HP, Kolbus, Horizon).

Job duties include
  • Create and maintain the systems architecture business possesses for the company’s Book Printing Department and Digital Services Department.
  • Integrate digital workflow solutions, such as EFI Pace and Enfocus, with Web Services API.
  • Virtualize IT systems no longer supported by Microsoft using vSphere and vCenter.
  • Interface with HP, Kolbus, and Horizon engineers to support resolution of issues.
  • Engineer new work flows to include database and software systems development (OTMS, ACW, Cat’s Pajamas).
  • Develop and document procedures for file processing, proofing, print production, quality control, and e-book distribution.
  • Administer various SQL databases and develop SQL stored procedures, functions and triggers, and scripts (JavaScript) for automation of the business process.
  • Administer NAS and SAN storage devices.
  • Upgrade, maintain, and install software and operating systems on end-user workstations.
  • Create and maintain a network of remote servers hosted on the Internet to store, manage, and process data, using AWS EC2.
  • Train and supervise personnel in pre-press department.

Interested candidates please respond with resume and contact information to, or by sending a resume and cover letter to Aznive Khleifat, Director Human Services, Books International, Inc., 22883 Quicksilver Drive, Dulles, VA 20166.

Contact Us

Phone: (703) 661-1500

Fax: (703) 661-1501

Correspondence: PO BOX 605 Herndon, VA 20172

Shipping: 22883 Quicksilver Dr Dulles, VA 20166