Front End Developer and Data Visualizer – Graphicacy

DESCRIPTION
Graphicacy, an analytic design and interactive web development studio based in Washington, DC, is looking for a Front End Developer and Data Visualizer to join our team to deliver innovative and exciting design solutions and products for our clients. Graphicacy works with forward-looking progressive think tanks, academic institutions, non-profits, corporations, and other clients to tell important stories visually. Graphicacy is well established – over five years in business, with an impressive portfolio and client roster – and we are having fun growing and continually incorporating new methods and approaches.

The ideal candidate is a proven problem solver capable of working with in a fast paced team environment to utilize design assets to create dynamic applications for our clients.

Responsibilities
Conceptualize, design and implement rich interactive and responsive applications with comprehensive JS frameworks such as Angular and React.
Brings data systems to life from storage to access by connecting with relational and NoSQL databases, custom APIs, and lightweight server-side applications in Node.js, Ruby or similar.
Interface with other team members on a daily basis including creative and backend engineering teams.

Position Requirements
Experience and interest in information graphics and data visualization and familiarity with a range of front-end technologies.
Highly skilled with JavaScript, HTML5 and CSS3.
Proficient with data visualization libraries such as D3.js
Significant development experience working on web technologies, including CMS’s like Drupal and WordPress.
Ability to take ownership of assigned tasks and responsibilities.
Ability to change gears quickly, see the big picture, and move at startup pace.
Ability to work collaboratively with developers as well as editorial/creative staff

To apply, send a resume and a cover letter to jobs@graphicacy.com with “Front End Developer and Data Visualizer” in the subject line.

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