Data Visualization Specialist
Nexleaf Analytics, a non-profit tech company based in LA, drives data for action to address big global health and environmental challenges. Our IoT technology platforms receive support from key players like Google.org, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and Gavi the Vaccine Alliance. We’ve spent 10 years gathering and mobilizing data from some of the hardest-to-reach places on Earth.
Nexleaf is seeking a project-based contract Data Visualization Specialist to build appealing, understandable visualizations to enhance our dashboards and achieve our goals in the global health and climate change sectors. The Data Visualization Specialist will work with our data science team, our software team, and our diverse users in the field, in countries like Mozambique, Kenya, Tanzania, and India. Candidates must have a strong portfolio and a demonstrated ability to communicate data with clear and compelling visualizations.
This is an exciting opportunity for someone who wants to make a difference in the world. If you want to contribute your talents, experience, and vision to improve effective vaccination for kids everywhere, we want to hear from you. We estimate that this project will require 10 to 20 hours per week for one to two months. (~80-100 hours total)
Scope of work:
- Working closely with our team to transform quantitative analyses and time-series data into intuitive, visually appealing plots
- Create engaging designs and layouts for data dashboards and landing pages
- Propose new design ideas to enhance user experience
- Strong foundation in design with expertise in data visualization
- Experience developing customized data visualization. Background may include using tools such as (i.e., Tableau, Power BI, Adobe, etc.)
- Demonstrated ability to make data visually appealing and understandable
- Experience working in a collaborative, interdisciplinary environment
- Prompt responses and reasonable turn-around times on deliverables and iterations
- Strong written and oral communication skills
- Ability to travel to our office in LA periodically to spend time on-site with the Nexleaf team