Location: Remote position. Applicants must be located within time zones UTC +0 to UTC +4.
Application Deadline: 30th June, 2021
The Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project (OCCRP) is a growing, global nonprofit media organization that is reinventing investigative journalism for the public good. By developing and equipping a global network of investigative journalists and publishing their stories, we expose crime and corruption so the public can hold power to account. We see a future where organized crime and corruption are drastically reduced and democracy is strengthened. Our global team includes editors, researchers, data engineers, security specialists, administrators, technologists, and strategists, each with areas of in-depth expertise.
As a Senior Web Developer in the OCCRP web team you will be a responsible for improving and evolving our website and web services, as well as a driving force for technical excellence and innovation on the web team. Working closely with the Head of Web, design teams, and digital journalism experts, you will help to bring to life beautiful and accessible user-oriented solutions to showcase our journalism.
We’re looking for an adaptable and creative web developer with experience in a small team and excellent interpersonal skills to lead on taking our website and digital products to the next level.
You are passionate about creating beautiful, effective user experiences on a variety of web platforms using modern web development technologies. You care about clean code, and understand the importance of good documentation. You have experience working in a team of web developers in a product-oriented environment. Your technical skills are supplemented by excellent communication and interpersonal skills and are you able to build positive and productive relationships with technical and non-technical stakeholders across the organization. You are a positive force for continual improvement and innovation in the team.
Technical skills required:
Soft skills required:
To apply, please email a cover letter and CV/resume including examples of previous work to jobs[at]occrp.org.
All applications must be submitted in English. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Whilst we have internal goals to reply to unsuccessful candidates, we regret that the high number of applicants greatly exceeds our capacity to respond to each person. We apologize that we will not be able to reply to any unsuccessful applicants.
As an equal opportunity employer, OCCRP values having a diverse workforce and continuously strives to maintain an inclusive and equitable workplace. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate against any person based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, medical conditions, family status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics. If you are a qualified applicant requiring assistance or an accommodation to complete any step of the application process, please contact hr[at]occrp.org.