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Database Developer - Intermediate

Posted 15 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 12 December 2021

​​Job Description:

  • Client's News Digital is looking for a data analysis and data visualization-focused developer to help readers understand the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic by building the next generation of COVID-19 graphics and data tools for use on the Client's News website and app.

  • This role is under the Client's News Data Graphics team, which tells the news in innovative ways using data analysis and visualizations.

  • The researcher will work primarily with the Data Graphics team to keep track of the latest COVID-19 developments, but will have opportunities to work with other teams in the newsroom on COVID-19 related stories.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1-year experience in a newsroom in roles such as data collection, analysis and visualization or web development.

  • Strong familiarity with Google Sheets. Working knowledge of Python, node.JS, and Git. Some experience with D3. E

  • Experience with the Google Sheets API, SQL and SSH is a bonus

Responsibilities:

  • Update and maintain the Client's News COVID-19 Data Dashboard and related trackers and graphics. Maintain and update the systems that provide the latest COVID-19 data. Spot regional or national COVID-19 case trends and potential stories in the data.

  • Field trend questions from across Client's News. Pitch new potential graphics and trackers

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