Data Visualization and Editorial Designer
The Toronto Star’s award-winning Editorial Design team is adding another talented Data Visualization and Editorial Designer to design and develop compelling visual narratives and amazing interactive graphics.
You are excited to provide enhanced visual storytelling and reporting for the web, as well as sourcing, cleaning, interpreting and presenting data. You will help with sourcing and are keenly passionate about using the best data tools available. You have a diverse background and bring a familiarity with various data formats and associated techniques such as access-to-information requests, scraping, graphics and mapping. You also have a strong understanding of the fundamentals of news reporting, including accuracy, fairness and issues involving privacy.
The applicant should possess strong design skills and remain current with technology and digital storytelling methods and trends, with a particular focus on mobile presentation.
You are able to successfully blend design, data and programming skills with a journalism sensibility!
What You Will Do…
Why You Will Be Successful:
Why You’ll LOVE Working Here…
…And let’s not forget the AWESOME PEOPLE!
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