• NCRI Network Contagion Research Institute

  • Senior Front-End Web Developer/Designer at NCRI Network Contagion Research Institute

    • Worldwide

    • $50,000  -  $100,000 / year

    • Full-time
    • 10-Nov-2021

    Job Description

    NCRI is currently seeking to hire a Senior Front-End Web Developer/Designer for a 6 month contract (with possibility of extension or full-time employment). The position is fully remote, with flexible hours (20+ hours per week expected), and the hourly pay rate is $60 $100 commensurate with experience.

    The person hired for the role will lead NCRIs ongoing project to develop
    front-end tools that visualize social media data for researchers in
    misinformation & extremism. As the team grows, this person will also be
    responsible for managing and mentoring junior developers.

    To apply

    At this time, NCRI can only accept applications from US citizens or
    permanent residents.

    Please submit your resume and a portfolio of past projects demonstrating
    your skills to the form at: ncri.io/job-listing/web-developer

    Required Skills

    • High proficiency in HTML, CSS, and Javascript
    • Experience with user interface and user experience design (UI/UX)
    • 2+ years experience with modern JavaScript frameworks (React preferred)
    • Proficient in a general-purpose programming language (Python preferred)
    • Experience with building data visualizations using Javascript (e.g.
      Highcharts, Chart.js, D3.js)
    • Experience with using REST APIs to access and manipulate data
    • Experience using git in a team environment
      Comfortable working in the Unix command line (Bash)

    Desired Skills

    • Experience with relational databases (e.g. PostgreSQL)
    • Experience with querying ElasticSearch
    • Experience in working with social media data, including visualizations and
      analysis
    • Familiarity with Asana or other agile project management software

    Job Stats

    Reached : 159 People Applied : 109 Candidates