Category Archives: Parikshalabs – Hiring

New generation print publishing apps?

InDesign Project Details – Pariksha has worked on InDesign CS4, CS5, CS5.5 on Windows and Mac environments and used their C++, JavaScript and Flex SDK to develop various applications.   Some of them are given below

  • Automating the Publishing workflow for one of the major Publishing company.  This involved development of InDesign Plug-ins to support Interactive Media within InDesign e.g. Audio, Video, Slide Shows etc.  Exporting of InDesign files to a proprietary format which was then used by a publishing application (developed in AIR) to Design Magzines and publish them on Web.
  • An application for a InDesign Product company that helps user to manage various page item positions by measuring their position and distances relative to other page items.
  • An application for end Customer to manage their InDesign Templates and generate InDesign files on demand by picking up a particular Template and filing it with the data specified separately in an XML file.

The project we are planning to work on is to develop the basic Plug-in in C++ and then use Flex UI to allow user to do the functions that are currently not part of InDesign e.g. linking to resources on Web etc.

Resource Profile

General

  • Should have good academic background and should be regular BE / BTech / ME / MTech / MCA from reputed institutes.
  • The minimum experience of the candidate should be 3+ years.

Technical Skills

  • Experience in development of InDesign Plug-ins (Client and Server) using C++(must) and/or JavaScript
  • Understanding of how to make the plug-in scriptable.
  • Should be comfortable with both Windows and Mac development environments
  • Should have good understanding and implementation experience of Object Oriented concepts and Patterns
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience with Test Driven Development and Agile Methodologies in a distributed team environment is a plus.
  • Experience of developing Flex extensions of InDesign is a plus.

Top-notch flex developers

Flex Project Details  – Pariksha has developed various rich internet applications using Flex.  Some of them include

  • A Video Asset Management System that allows users to manage their videos on cloud.  They can import, search, browse, catalog, export, Share the videos on various social media sites and also run a 24*7 online TV channel.
  • A Security Monitoring System that allows remote monitoring of the videos from various cameras installed.
  • A Graphical Reporting Tool that allows the Management to review the status of various Customers, Projects and Employee Tasks through drill down Pie and Bar charts with filtering.

The projects we are planning to work on include

  • Develop an application that will allow mobile users to browse through various TV channels, see their program schedule and watch any program on the go.
  • A workflow based application where a form has to go through various stages.  The form designing and presentation will all be done using Flex.  The Form Design will be stored in XML format and will be dynamically rendered when needed and form data in a database.

Resource Profile

General

  • Should have good academic background and should be regular BE / BTech / ME / MTech / MCA from reputed institutes.
  • The minimum experience of the candidate should be – 2+ years for junior position (1 position) and 4+ years for senior position (1 position)

Technical Skills

  • Experience communicating with a REST based service using Flex a must
  • In addition to Flex/Action Script, hands on development experience with XML technologies.
  • Implementation experience of any Framework (Cairngorm, PureMVC, Mate, Swiz)
  • Should have good understanding and implementation experience of Object Oriented concepts and Patterns
  • Understanding how to bridge Java Script/Action Script, HTML/Flash
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Experience with Test Driven Development and Agile Methodologies in a distributed team environment is a plus.
  • Experience of developing Flex applications for Livecyle, InDesign or any other Adobe product is a plus.