Adobe sucht Font-Techniker

Wer sich mit Fonts, OpenType und Code-Pages auskennt und Lust hat, seinen Lebensschwerpunkt ins sonnige Kalifornien zu verlegen, der sollte sich bei Adobe bewerben. Wie typophile vermeldet, sucht man dort eine/n Schriftexpert/in. Wir lernen auch: Fonts bleiben offensichtlich ein wichtiges Produkt bei Adobe. Die Stellenbeschreibung im Wortlaut ...

We have a mid-level type development position open, and are looking for someone to join a team that continues to define the state of the art in font technology and type design. In this position, you would help us develop new fonts, enhance current fonts, and perhaps create some new designs for our font library.

This position would involve close collaboration with the rest of the development team to produce fonts. This would include activities like kerning glyphs, creating layout features and extending or completing Adobe designs.

- understanding of type design principles
- several years' experience with font production software and technology
- python scripting experience
- work in Silicon Valley area of California (relocation assistance available)

- good understanding of font technology
- experience defining OpenType layout features
- read and write multiple languages
- experienced with some non-Latin writing systems
- able to communicate clearly about typography and font technology

David Lemon (Sr Manager of Type Development, Adobe Systems)
Ross Pasquale (Recruiter, Adobe Systems)

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