Dual - language Visual Editor for Broadcast / Web

Los Angeles, Miami, or Washington D.C. Areas
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Jennifer Richey

Job Description:

Dual-language Visual Editor for Broadcast and Web supports a major news network through visual storytelling. This is a contract to permanent opportunity has excellent benefits during the contract side that includes well-subsidized healthcare, dental, a matched 401K and more.

Role is a Visual Reporter who ppitches and executes stories through rich graphics and interactives to emerging storytelling forms. Role primarily serves the Spanish-speaking audience, working collaboratively with editors and journalists across the organization. Position starts remote and will eventually be based at one of the client's US bureau locations in Los Angeles, Washington D.C., or Miami.

What we are looking for:

Spanish and English languages (full proficiency)

This person will ideally have a solid foundation of front-end development and visualization skills (HTML, CSS, Javascript and JQuery, d3, three.js or other visualization libraries), and are comfortable with command line tools.

Familiarity with mapping and graphics software (Illustrator, AI2html, QGIS) is a plus

You work at a high metabolism, have a lot of story ideas, and can manage your time and attention to reliably meet deadlines

You’re comfortable working collaboratively, individually and with cross-functional teams