An Apparatus Opportunity (Freelance IT work) - Deadline: 26 May 2020


The main IT aspects of publishing the bi-annual journal are:

- handling OJS (,

- advantageous would be: experience with CMS 

- digital typesetting, using čichold (the Transpect converter we work with)

- working with google-docs on editing and proofing submissions

- assembling of (translated) metadata

- registration of DOI 

- Website management: Announcements, partnerships, other information

- image editing (photoshop)

- working with our Vimeo Channel: uploading and QC

- contributing to the strategy to develop future physical Open Access publications

- (digital) distribution

- managing content / schedules for submission, publication processing and publication

- plagiarism checking

We are looking for a reliable person with IT skills who wants to help shape our expanding publication activities in the digital realm - as part of the Open Access movement in Europe and beyond. You are good at meeting deadlines and very adroit at time management.

Payment: TBA. 

Deadline for applications: 26 May 2020

Please send your application with all materials you want us to look into in one file inscribed with “your name-ASME“ to the Editor in Chief: Natascha Drubek, drubek[a]