Data Visualization Developer

    • Singapore

Job Description

Reuters is looking for an innovative and energetic data visualization developer to help transform our news file in Asia. The graphics journalist will create interactive data-driven explanations to accompany news stories across a spectrum of topics, supporting the drive at Reuters for new ways to present the news.

This position is based in Singapore and will report to the Deputy Head of Graphics. The developer will be expected to work swiftly with little supervision under tight deadlines, producing graphics requested by Reuters text journalists and editors as well as generating original ideas for graphics.

Attention to detail and accuracy is a must. Technical mastery with applications such as Excel, Adobe Illustrator are required and proficiency with HTML, CSS and JavaScript are a must. In addition to technical know-how, candidates should possess strong interpersonal skills. The post requires the ability to collaborate with graphics colleagues in New York and London as well as photo, video, and text reporters around the world. Knowledge of financial data is an advantage.

Essential day-to-day responsibilities:

  • Work to tight deadlines
  • Understand the financial file and conceive vision of how to represent news graphically
  • Creation of graphics requested by editors and journalists
  • Generate original ideas for graphics


Requirements:
  • Degree in journalism, and/or graphic design
  • Knowledge of applications Excel, Adobe Illustrator a must
  • Proficiency with HTML, CSS and JavaScript required
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Enthusiasm, curiosity and numeracy are essential


Do you want to be part of a team helping re-invent the way knowledge professionals work? How about a team that works every day to create a more transparent, just and inclusive future? At Thomson Reuters, we've been doing just that for almost 160 years. Our industry-leading products and services include highly specialized information-enabled software and tools for legal, tax, accounting and compliance professionals combined with the world's most global news services - Reuters. We help these professionals do their jobs better, creating more time for them to focus on the things that matter most: advising, advocating, negotiating, governing and informing.

We are powered by the talents of 25,000 employees across more than 75 countries, where everyone has a chance to contribute and grow professionally in flexible work environments that celebrate diversity and inclusion. At a time when objectivity, accuracy, fairness and transparency are under attack, we consider it our duty to pursue them. Sound exciting? Join us and help shape the industries that move society forward.

Accessibility

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under applicable law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

We also make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities and for sincerely held religious beliefs in accordance with applicable law.

More information about Thomson Reuters can be found on thomsonreuters.com.


Locations
Singapore-Singapore

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