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Data Visualization / User Interface (UI) Engineer (contract and/or full time)
Tamr’s goal is to radically simplify the way people interact with information. Our technology uses a state-of-the-art combination of machine learning and human collaboration, and our philosophy is centered around keeping humans-in-the-loop. Our user interface is instrumental to the success of our goal, and our users’ experience is key to our strategy. Our fast growing team needs a user interface / data visualization engineer who believes strongly in fostering delight through meaningful interactions with cutting-edge technology born out of MIT. We want someone gifted in developing amazing and interactive visualizations for the web, so that we can impress our users with stunningly beautiful, simple, and intuitive design. As a user interface / data visualization engineer, you will work closely with world-class User Experience (UX), design, and engineering teams in creating a human-centric product in an awesome, fast-paced startup environment.
Work very closely with our design team to develop award-winning, next-generation, interactive data visualizations for the web
Implement new, amazing user interfaces
Engage with data-heavy back-end systems
Excellent ability to listen and work closely with UX and related teams
Good communication skills and a good sense of humor
An amazing portfolio showing work with creativity and world-class design
Experience creating fresh and clean visualizations in the startup, consumer-oriented domain (big plus)
Fluency with visualization libraries (e.g., Processing, D3, etc.)
B.S. or higher in Computer Science or (equivalent experience)
Tamr is located in the heart of Harvard Square, Cambridge, MA, and was founded in 2013 by database industry veterans Andy Palmer, Mike Stonebraker and Ihab Ilyas, with George Beskales, Daniel Bruckner and Alex Pagan. Following the success of initial research at MIT CSAIL, the Tamr team began building a web app to tackle the challenge of connecting and enriching diverse data at scale, quickly and cost effectively. Launched in the spring of 2014 and backed by a series of investors, such as Google Ventures and New Enterprise Associates, Tamr is deployed in production at a variety organizations, including information services providers, pharmaceutical firms and retailers. We offer a highly competitive compensation, very flexible schedule, catered lunches every day, and truly limitless opportunity for growth, as well as an incredible benefits package with equity on the ground floor in an exciting startup.
Please contact jo...@tamr.com