Oct 10, 2016

Freelance Work Exversion Inc. is Looking for Freelance Data Journalists

Company: Exversion Inc. – Posted by Brian Scott – Preferred job location: Anywhere

Job Type:
Job source:
Job expires in 19 days or sooner.
Exversion Inc. is Looking for Freelance Data Journalists

Job summary: Exversion Inc. (est. 2013), a visual data search engine, is looking for Freelance Journalists with a flair of creative writing to join the team. Candidates will pitch ideas to develop informative and compelling datasets. Tasks include collecting the data, publishing it for public consumption, and writing a blog post that highlights an interesting point about the dataset. Payment: to be discussed.

Job Description

We’re looking for people with a mix of creative and technical skills to join our team and help collect it. Data journalists will pitch ideas for interesting datasets and if accepted will be given a budget for collecting them (scraping, surveying, etc). Journalists will clean the data appropriately, upload it for public use, then prepare a short blog post for us explaining some interesting component of the data.

Must have:

  • Strong communication skills
  • A love of research
  • Know what a p-value is and why that is important

Nice to have:

  • D3.js
  • Python
  • Background in visualization and design
(Full job ad at Indeed(com)'s website)

How to Apply


  • Job sources: Indeed(com). Job Categories: Freelance JOURNALISM Jobs. Job Types: Freelance Work. Job Tags: journalism and technical writing. Salaries: TBD — To Be Discussed.

    Job expires in 19 days or sooner.

    27 total views, 1 today

    Apply for this Job