No Starch Press was founded in 1994 and is one of the most admired and respected technical book publishing companies in the world. Our independent company continues to turn tech book publishing on its head by opening new markets and demonstrating, time and again, that geeks still love print books. We value collaboration and creativity, we’re passionate about quality, and we aim to make our readers happy. We seek people who are committed to our ideals and who value quality in everything that they do.
As our founder likes to say, “We’re changing the world, one book at a time.”
We're growing rapidly. As we expand we're hiring for the following full-time, in-house, San Francisco-based positions. (Other than freelance positions of course.) :
While we're a small company we have one of the best benefits packages in the industry. Besides holiday, vacation, and sick time of course, we offer a 401k with a match; a profit-sharing plan; a very generous retirement plan; medical, dental, and vision insurance; and bonus potential. We also stock our kitchen with food and snacks and we have pretty decent coffee.
NOTE: When applying for any of these positions please be sure to tell us why you would like to work with us.
Please send all job applications to [email protected]
We’re looking for a detail-oriented Executive Assistant/Office Manager. You will be responsible for supporting our people and will be key to the success of our daily business operations and to nurturing our company culture. You'll facilitate daily HR functions like on boarding and off boarding, compliance, benefits, and HR systems. You'll monitor team and individual development, be responsible for employee events, and provide some executive support.
You should have a broad knowledge of business administration as well as HR. You should be able to work independently and efficiently. You should be extremely reliable and able to work in a fast-paced and often changing environment.
We're looking for a Marketing Manager to join our team in San Francisco. Together with our distributor Penguin Random House (PRHS) you will lead and direct consumer marketing and business-to-business marketing strategy. You will provide overall strategy and direction for growing and sustaining our customers, developing new business, and for finding more readers. You should have experience leading a marketing team. You will manage and oversee all content promotion, drive brand awareness, and coordinate our marketing efforts with those of our distributor, Penguin Random House.
The ideal candidate will possess:
We're looking for a motivated Assistant Bookkeeper to support our accounting department by managing daily accounting tasks. You will be part of a team of professionals, working to maintain order and transparency in the company's finances. You will maintain our financial records by accurately recording day to day financial transactions. You will contribute to the overall efficient operation of the accounting department and help us to remain fully aware of our financial condition.This is a great opportunity if you don't want to be just another cog in the wheel of some giant corporation.
We’re looking for talented freelance designers to design book covers and interiors. To be considered, please send your resume and portfolio to [email protected].
We're always on the lookout for excellent proofreaders, copyeditors, and indexers. If you're interested in freelance work, please send an email detailing your relevant experience to [email protected].