The Data Visualization Research Specialist at the Center for Complex Network Research must possess a unique ability to represent visually complex network data prepared by an interdisciplinary group of physicists, biologists, and computer scientists, using various forms of visual design and software development programs. This position requires creativity and professional judgment to resolve design and technical challenges. Adaptability to a constantly evolving collaborative and interdisciplinary workflow is essential.
PRINT: Create figures ready for scientific publications, presentations, exhibitions, and sharing online (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign)
INTERACTIVE: Work on a wide range of 2D and 3D interactive media, including websites, data visualizations, and vr/ar applications (HTML5, CSS4, D3, Three.js, AngularJS, Python, Flask)
3D: Prepare 3D models for the 3D printing pipeline or interactive applications; create renderings for print and video (Maya, RenderMan)
VIDEO: Create time-based media to accompany and document research (Premiere, After Effects)
Bachelor's degree in design or related field
4-6 years of experience with Adobe Creative Suite
4-6 years of experience with Web Development/Management
Experience in the complete product development lifecycle of successfully launched web and/or software applications
Marketing and Communications
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/ for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.