The Chicago Tribune data visualization team is looking for a senior journalist. We are Chicagoland’s Dominant news organization, a fast-moving and vital place to do journalism.
We are focused on using data to tell the most important Chicago stories. Our group reports, analyzes, conceptualizes and builds news applications, maps, charts and diagrams. We study our users and develop stories that fit our newsroom’s mission to stand up for the community, share the Chicago experience and help people navigate their daily lives. We play a dual role, developing stories of our own, but also supporting the best stories from the newsroom. Our work spans data analysis that feeds reporting to overall digital story design.
You’ll work with our versatile visuals team to use and develop new story forms and tools. The ideal candidate has a combination of visual creativity, developer experience and news instinct.
Skills and requirements