Position: Front End Developer
Hyperobjekt is a digital agency specializing in design, web development and data visualization for academic and nonprofit public interest projects. We have collaborated with Pulitzer Prize-winning authors, transformational organizations, and preeminent researchers at institutions such as Stanford, Harvard, and Princeton to develop projects ranging from visual identities and small-scale websites to interactive visualizations of nation-spanning datasets. Our projects have been featured in the NYT, Washington Post, White House/CDC communications, and many more outlets.
About the Role:
Our new Front End Developer will join a small team committed to projects for social good. This role will focus on working with our designers and clients to implement attractive static and interactive web designs and data visualization.
This is a full time, remote position. Our current team is distributed across the US and Canada.
2-5 years coding experience
Data, Mapping and Visualization
Much of our work centers on data storytelling and exploration through interactive maps and charts. Candidates should have experience mapping & plotting large datasets using Mapbox, eCharts, D3, and other data visualization platforms/libraries.
User-centric static site development
We build visually engaging sites that aim to educate and inform, and users should be considered from end to end in our discovery, design and development process. We count on our developers to implement designs (typically within Hugo or Gatsby platforms) that keep diverse users in mind.
Candidates located in the PST through EST timezones preferred.
- Working with designers and stakeholders to bring their project vision to life
- Quality coding for accessibility
- Regular and detailed QAing of new builds
- Ensuring cross-browser and -device compatibility
- Providing clear and detailed dev documentation
- Creative collaboration with the Hyperobekt team