A minimum of three years of progressively responsible work experience in data visualization, visual design, front-end design or any related discipline;
Experience in adapting data visualization to various formats and media

Data journalism experience is an asset

Experience developing user-facing software and user-centered design is required;
Experience using visualization libraries and software like with D3.js, Crossfilter/dc.js, Leaflet.js, Processing/P5.js, CartoDB or Mapbox or similar software is an asset;
Experience with front-end frameworks and libraries like Bootstrap, AngularJS, ReactJS, ember.js. or similar frameworks is an asset;
Knowledge of JavaScript code design patterns;
Experience with working with a diverse team and being able to parse through large amounts of information in order to create simplified and clear designs;
Proven ability to communicate complex, abstract concepts using both visual and written language;
Familiarity with graphic design fundamentals, including branding work.

Language requirement: Excellent command of English, particularly written; other UN languages an asset.

6. Criteria for Selection of the Best offer: The selection of the best offer will be based on the combined scoring method - where the qualifications and methodology will be weighted - 70% and combined with the price offer which will be weighted 30%.

Key selection criteria are;
A minimum of three years of progressively responsible work experience in data visualization, visual design, front-end design or any related discipline (15 points) Sample of previous work provided by the applicant demonstrates professional and skillful data visualization and versatility to adapt to various formats. (35 points). Relevant experience in data analytics and front-end web development, programming languages for data analytics such as python, R and MATLAB, using JavaScript frameworks such as JQuery, and D3js to develop rich interactive visualization (15 points); Previous experience in data journalism (5points).

7. Application procedure: Qualified candidates must apply online via the UNDP Jobshop. Interested candidates are advised to carefully review these terms of reference and ensure that they meet the requirements and qualifications described above.

Applications should contain: a) Cover Letter including a brief description of why the individual considers him/herself as the most suitable for the assignment; b) Duly accomplished Letter of Confirmation of Interest and Availability using the template below; https://popp.undp.org/_layouts/15/WopiFrame.aspx?sourcedoc=/UNDP_POPP_DOCUMENT_LIBRARY/Public/PSU_%20Individual%20Contract_Offerors%20Letter%20to%20UNDP%20Confirming%20Interest%20and%20Availability.docx&action=default