Job Details

Data Visualization Specialist

Salary/Position Classification

  • $56,000-$66,000 Annual, Exempt

  • 40 hours per week

  • 100% Remote Work Availability: No

  • Hybrid Work Availability: No

Purpose of Position

This position is located at the Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC), an international leader in energy and environmental research, conducting projects for clients throughout the United States and the world. The EERC offers opportunities to people with an exceptional work attitude, dedication to high professional standards, and commitment to personal development. We are looking for confident, scientifically trained, and market-oriented individuals to contribute to the success of the organization by performing one or more of the following functions:

  • Work with research and graphics staff to create and process figures, graphs, charts, and illustrations for use in technical reports.

  • Conceptualize ways to present data through info graphics, charts, graphs, maps, and interactive visualizations.

  • Utilize high attention to detail to ensure accuracy, consistency, and clarity, and timeliness of processed figures.

  • Develop and maintain a searchable database of figures and info graphics.

  • Produce innovative, accurate, and high-quality work, adhering to EERC branding standards.

At the EERC, we know our people are our greatest asset. Our team of over 275 is sought after worldwide to solve energy and environmental challenges in innovative ways. Since 1951, we’ve worked with over 1300 clients in 53 countries. We recognize that quality, market-driven science and engineering technologies come from engaged, motivated employees. We encourage lifelong learning through our Employee Development Program and offer many opportunities for both professional and personal growth. In addition to competitive salaries and an outstanding benefits package, the EERC provides opportunities for inventors of commercialized technologies to share in the profits. As part of the University of North Dakota, employees are eligible for tuition waivers and reduced tuition for family members. Apply with us for a position that can turn into a lifelong passion as you thrive in a positive work community.

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Required Competencies

  • Ability to work quickly and accurately with great attention to detail and an eye for consistency.

  • Strong organizational skills and an ability to prioritize and manage multiple deadlines.

  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills (verbal and written).

  • Computer skills in Adobe Creative Suite, Acrobat, Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, Outlook), Internet, email, and web research.

  • Self-starter, motivated, strong problem solving skills, and able to work in a fast-paced environment.

  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively, solve problems, and make sound decisions.

  • Proven ability to work independently and collaborate effectively as part of a team.

  • Ability to produce high-quality and visually appealing visualizations.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree in Graphic Design, Geography, Data Visualization, Computer Science, or related fields.

  • Experience in graphic design software programs, including Adobe Creative Suite, InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and the Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Experience creating charts, graphs, or info graphics to communicate technical concepts.

  • Experience creating 3D illustrations and graphs.

  • Cover letter and resume.

  • Successful completion of a Standard Criminal History Background Check

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the US and to complete the required employment eligibility verification form upon hire.

This position does not support visa sponsorship for continued employment.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2 or more years professional work experience in data visualization or related field.

  • Experience with federal and contract-funded projects.

  • Experience with 3D Max (or equivalent software).

  • Experience with GIS/mapping technologies, such as ArcGIS, QGIS, or others.

  • Experience with Petrel or CMG software.

  • Experience with AutoCAD.