The Voice of America is looking for an experienced interactive developer to help us reach and engage our global audience. If you enjoy working with journalists to conceive and develop innovative ways to tell stories, deliver information, and help people understand the world around them, this position may be the perfect fit. From creating multimedia and data-driven interactive products for our audience, to helping us streamline how we report and share information between the more than 40 language services within VOA, there’s no shortage of opportunities to use your skills to create and innovate in our uniquely diverse news organization. Applications will be accepted through Oct. 22. To apply, use the link below.
Experience using PHP, Python, Drupal, Java, Ruby, and/or Node.js; and the ability to make recommendations regarding services and products using the aforementioned protocols and/or languages.
Experience using a modern visualization library such as D3 and three.js.
Experience using cascading style sheets (CSS) and HTML, including emerging standards for HTML5.
About Voice of America
Voice of America (VOA) provides news and information in more than 40 languages to an estimated weekly audience of 236.8 million people. VOA produces content for digital, television, and radio platforms. It is easily accessed via your mobile phone and on social media. It is also distributed by satellite, cable, FM and MW, and is carried on a network of approximately 3,000 affiliate stations.
Since its creation in 1942, Voice of America has been committed to providing comprehensive coverage of the news and telling audiences the truth.
VOA is part of the U.S. Agency for Global Media, the government agency that oversees all non-military, U.S. international broadcasting. It is funded by the U.S. Congress.