Source Jobs publishes job listings for people who design interactive features, write code, and work with data in newsrooms.
Posted 1 week ago
The Baltimore Sun is looking for an enterprising, versatile data journalist with programming skills and reporting chops to provide experiences that give our audiences the data and facts behind the stories we tell. Responsibilities The journalist will pitch and report data-driven features, both independently and in collaboration with other journalists. Some projects will complement stories by other journalists at The Sun; some will stand on their own. An ideal candidate will be a self-starter with database journalism and development experience, and more specialized abilities and interests in database development, offline analysis, data parsing/scraping/wrangling, data management, and statistics/analysis/data science. Ability to create quick, thoughtful data visualizations and graphics across all platforms is a plus. Strong applicants must be technically savvy and able to quickly master new processes and software tools quickly, work with others to solve problems and deliver on deadline. They must work well in a team, but also will develop their own ideas and projects and collaborate with editors across the newsroom to identify the best ways to tell stories. The work will involve a mix of daily, short-term and long-term data analysis and reporting, and will be expected to design graphics and write stories based on their data analysis. This data journalist will report within our interactive design and visuals team.
Posted 2 weeks ago
Newsday's award-winning web development group is seeking a new full-stack developer to join its special projects team. Developers in this role create next-generation web and mobile products, usually used for complex storytelling, by leveraging PHP, CSS, HTML5, jQuery and other tools to bring our design and editorial teams' ideas and proofs-of-concept to life.
Posted 3 weeks ago
Chalkbeat, the nonprofit news organization covering educational change efforts in the communities where improvement matters most, is seeking a director of product to lead our product and UX team. We're looking for someone who is: — ready to make a large impact on a small org 🌟 — comfortable interpreting data 📈 — experienced launching products/projects (ideally in a newsroom) 🚀 — an A+ communicator 🗣️