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Job Bank: Interactive graphic designer, Baltimore

Job description: The Baltimore Sun is looking for a versatile interactive graphic designer who can create data visualizations across all platforms, including but not limited to charts, maps and explanatory graphics.
Duties:
-- Work independently with reporters and editors to collect and organize information for data visualizations.
-- Design and execute a wide variety of graphics for online and print that help explain difficult concepts and present many layers of information at a glance.
-- Create interactive-only standalone graphics in addition to converting print graphics to interactive.
-- Assist in designing interfaces and providing graphic elements for online databases.
Skills:
-- Proficiency in Illustrator as well as Flash and/or JavaScript. Familiarity with Photoshop and online content management systems.
-- Proficiency in creating maps using ARCview a plus
-- High productivity and ability to meet tight daily deadline
-- Illustration skills a plus
-- Journalism background preferred

Interested candidates should send a resume, cover letter and work samples to the email address below.

Unless otherwise instructed in the job description above, resumes and work samples should be sent to the contact name and address below:

Michael Workman
Interactive Design Director
The Baltimore Sun
501 N. Calvert St.
Baltimore, MD 21230
USA

Telephone:
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E-mail: michael.workman@baltsun.com
Web site:

Date of posting: 12/08/2010

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