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Cengage Learning Web Specialist in Boston, Massachusetts

Do you dare to have an impact on the future of education?

At Cengage, we're harnessing the power of tech to build a future where all learners have the tools and confidence meet our targets. As a Cengage employee, you will blaze a new trail to transform the way people learn. Collaborating with a distributed team, you'll feel challenged and encouraged to do breakthrough work. With the support of our united team, there is no limit to what you can envision, build and set in motion.

Are we right for you?

We set the bar higher by bringing our outstanding talents and points of view to the table every day. We're curious and comfortable with change and are willing to accept the challenge to transform education for the better. Most importantly, we put learning first with everything we do. We also offer an appealing environment with the opportunity to work with some of the best people in our industry.

What You'll Do Here:

As a Web Specialist at Cengage, you'll help build, maintain and support the day-to-day needs of our website, with opportunities to learn and grow.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Developing layouts, templates, and web components.

  • Performing web edits, and layout changes.

  • Optimizing images for web design.

  • Building layouts, comps, and presenting proposed solutions to project partners.

Skills You Will Need Here:

  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5 and CSS3.

  • Strong JavaScript frameworks skills (Vue, jQuery).

  • Proficiency in designing and developing WordPress themes.

  • Proficiency with CSS Frameworks such as Bootstrap.

  • Familiarity with PHP.

  • CMS experience (WordPress a must).

  • Experience with Google Analytics.

  • Proficiency with Adobe Photoshop.

  • Experience designing for the web, especially responsive websites.

  • Strong commitment to client-service and exceeding customer goals.

  • Excellent written and spoken communication skills.

  • Proven problem-solving skills as well as good organizational, and time-management skills.

  • Solid attention to detail.

  • A driven-to-learn personality.

  • Creative thinking to find solid technical alternatives to CMS and toolset limitations to meet our user's needs.

Cengage is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, marital status, parental status, cultural background, organizational level, work styles, tenure and life experiences. Or for any other reason. You may view Cengage’s EEO/Affirmative Action Policy signed by CEO Michael Hansen ( and Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law notice ( by visiting their corresponding links.

Cengage provides excellent benefits (health, vision and dental, 401(k) , and three weeks vacation to start) and is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities in our job application procedures. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please contact us at or you may call us at +1 (617) 289-7917.


Cengage, an education technology company serving millions of learners in 165 countries and territories, advances the way students learn through quality, digital experiences. We serve the K-12, higher education, professional, library, English language teaching, and workforce training markets worldwide. We believe that through the power and joy of learning, students can enrich their lives and achieve their dreams – no matter their age, experience, abilities, or environment. Our industry-leading products and services make education more accessible and affordable, including Cengage Unlimited, the first-of-its-kind all-access digital subscription service. Visit us at or find us on LinkedIn ( , Facebook , or Twitter (;!!MXVguWEtGgZw!aJM6MqVIQGDoWSYaJ6CU3EZyn3SnQfIs5kCHxkrWiy4_XmXapqpMK0qgZUq02AuBC1E$) .