Graphicacy is looking for a Data Visualization Designer to join our team.
Work with Graphicacy’s clients to design interactive and static data visualizations, online applications and information graphics.
Provide thought leadership on data visualization best practices and next-generation digital trends and an understanding of innovative data visualization practices.
Work with clients and project managers to create graphic designs for a variety of online applications.
Work with web developers to review and refine interactive data visualizations.
Must have a high level of proficiency using Excel, R, and Tableau or equivalent application(s).
Create high-fidelity mockups for vetting and user testing
Determine appropriate architecture, and other technical solutions, and make relevant recommendations to clients.
Proficiency with Adobe products and strong skills in Sketch, Invision, Zeplin or equivalent applications.
Two to three years of related data visualization experience.
Understanding of statistics and data analytics
Bachelor’s in (Information, Graphic, Visual, UX, Web) Design and/or related field(s), or significant equivalent experience.
A strong visual design and technical portfolio.
A passion to innovate and create work that pushes the boundaries of data visualization and graphic design.
An understanding of visualization libraries like D3
Knowledge of browser compatibility across multiple platforms and devices.
Strong ability to design with accessibility in mind.
Experience working in an agile/scrum development process.
Creative ideas with problem solving mindset
Be open to receiving objective criticism and improving upon it
Experience in digital journalism
Knowledge of Drupal and WordPress CMS frameworks
Graphicacy is a multimedia design studio based in Washington, DC. We offer clear graphic solutions that help clients tell complex, data-rich stories in visual form. In addition to offering services that meet the needs of specific projects, we are also committed to developing scalable products. We are a small team that works fast — as such, we want to work with people who are forward thinking, self-motivated and excited about new opportunities.