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Help Wanted: Infographics Design Jobs > Web developer @infogr8

Job Start: May 2015.
Status: Full time/Part-time considered
Salary: Competitive
Location: Clerkenwell, London, UK


Infogr8

Infogr8 is a boutique, data led content agency specialising in information design & data visualization. Set up in 2012, we join data, design, and content strategy via a tried and trusted framework as a single need to bring static data to life; charts should be for everyone.

It’s been consistent growth here in our first 24 months, having worked with leading organisations helping deliver accurate and informative visual campaigns. We are 100% privately owned and managed, allowing us to set our own environment and allow the team freedom, responsibility and the opportunity to grow within our own respective roles. It’s a relaxed, open culture, whilst being competitive and fast paced.

Our Values

Data meets personality – striking the balance between function, beauty and play, and carrying it across everything we do.
Immerse ourselves in the now, but encourage smarter thinking for the future.
We love our audience and we love our clients, who present us with the opportunity to connect with them.
We champion diversity – everyone here is different in their own quirky little way, we all have something to learn from each others experience.
Be clear first and clever second – above all else be accurate and maintain integrity.

The Role

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who is immersed in data visualization and loves building new things that hold value and purpose.

Responsibilities

Responsible for defining, developing, testing and optimizing custom development builds from concept to completion with efficiency and purpose.
Cultivating the development arm of infogr8 and setting high standards for front and back end collaborators to follow in terms of coding practice, tools and processes.
Working closely with the design team to create mock ups, labs hacks and fast working agile prototypes for various data driven visual solutions.

Coding/Development

Develop infogr8’s key client needs across mid-large development projects. Expect data led visual stories, custom charts, maps, dashboards, interactive reports and explorative visualization.
Creation of animation effects using JavaScript and CSS3.
Working from Illustrator files and creating accurate HTML / CSS code.
Identifying and debugging code errors and browser quirk corrections.
Contribute to raising the standards and value of the development discipline by iteratively improving the infogr8 development manual and the the talent collaboration pool.
Developing close working relationships with the team and respecting data and creative.

Innovation/hacks

To lead the development for labs experimentation, internal hacks and product developments.
Identify opportunities to partner with respected orgs to produce innovative product where data visualization holds significant value. To cultivate the visualisation and development community to collaborate on hacks with infogr8.

Role Requirements

You have:

A minimum of 3 year’s proven development experience with a portfolio showing a range of data led interactive projects deployed for different audiences.
HTML, CSS, CSS3, JavaScript, Knockout.js, jQuery, node, angular, JavaScript Infographic frameworks ( D3js, Protovis, processing.js, polymaps, flare.js, Raphael.js), grunt/gulp, recline and SQL.
Full CSS suite expertise a must, considerable experience of PHP development (no frameworks) will strengthen applications.
Demonstrated experience working with complex data sets in Excel/XML.
Experience building interactive dashboards from numerous data sources.
Clear understanding of data visualization principles.
Clear understanding of usability, accessibility across a range of digital devices.
Team player. You have the gravitas that can justify your rationale to steer clients and colleagues into a direction that allows business objectives to be met.
Excellent documentation skills.
You exude positivity, energy, judgement and a need to ‘ship’.
Advantageous:

Passion for making sense of large amounts of disparate
information, or statistical analysis would be great.
Experience integrating with third party API’s, Mobile dev experience, Net.
After Effects, Flash, Ruby, Tableau.


Why Work At Infogr8?

Collaborate with leading specialists in the data viz community, utilise the niche talents in one room to produce inspired work that gets appreciated.
Opportunity to develop the boutique agency from ground up into a long term major player.
Exciting & empowering projects from leading organisations who have the desire to lead with the facts, and each with a different challenge. Infogr8 is a no fluff zone.
Spend your day in the studio with a small, vibrant team from a diverse background in the beautiful area of Clerkenwell.
Flexibility to work one day a week from home.


If you love the integrated world of data, design, content, web development and think you have what it takes; please forward your resume, cover letter and a link to your portfolio and send it to Careers(at)infogr8.com telling us where you think information visualization is heading and why you think you’re the right person to fit in with the infogr8 team.

- See more at: http://infogr8.com/careers/web-developer-at-infogr8/#sthash.Ihn7wXtE.dpuf
March 23, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterRichard Silvester