Our client has an exciting role for a front-end developer with UI/UX experience and a passion for analytics and data visualization to join a fast-paced, leading-edge team working to help advance its publishing business. In this role, you will be working with a small team of data scientists and analysts to rapidly prototype data applications and analytics tools to serve our fast-growing imprint.
The full-time, contract position will report into the Director Data Science and Analytics and will be responsible for developing robust data applications and reporting tools that align with the business needs of our team.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to play a key role in building an analytics platform from the ground up. You ll be working with a small team of professionals based remotely. Hours are flexible. Two scheduled check-ins/code reviews are required weekly.
Conduct research and deconstruct our internal users digital interactions, habits.
Develop UI and UX strategies based on our target goals.
Create and maintain digital assets, such as interface design files, wireframes, and interactive mockups.
Collaborate with team to develop data visualizations that support inference and analysis by a wide range of stakeholders
Creating custom visualizations that help decision makers quickly understand the underlying data.
Develop the user interface and design of dashboards, static reports, notifications and other reporting tools.
Understand the limitations of our tech stack and business model and provide technical advice wherever necessary.
Skills and experience:
3+ years experience as a front-end developer.
2+ years experience as a UI/UX designer.
Experience Node.js, Django, React Native, Material.io or similar front-end frameworks and tools.
Expert knowledge of CSS, CSS extension languages (Less, Sass), and CSS preprocessor tools.
Expert knowledge of HTML5 and its best practices
Familiarity with D3.js and data visualization tools preferred.
Familiarity with Python preferred but not required.
Demonstrated ability to design interfaces that can be viewed across a range of devices (responsive design).
Proficiency in building wireframes and clickable prototypes using Framer, Sketch, InVision or similar toolsApply