Tableau Developer - Contract

Manhattan Beach


Job Type
Contract Full-Time

Job Description

Our client is seeking a Tableau Developer to join a project as a Data Visualization Consultant. This consultant will work with a dynamic project team based in Manhattan Beach, CA in a fast-paced and challenging assignment.

In your role as data visualization consultant, you will

  • Turn data into stories by visualizing complex data in an intuitive and user-friendly way
  • Work closely with clients to gather requirements, prototype design, iterate based on feedback, and develop the final visual solution

The following experience is required:

  • At least 3 years of data visualization experience in Tableau. Experience in other visualization tools like Power BI, Qlik, or similar is a plus.
  • Ability to use complex expressions to calculate, group, filter, parameterize, optimize and format custom dashboards/reports
  • Knowledge of best practices for visual flow, interactivity, and drilldown between graphics
  • Background in design principles for UI
  • Understand the various audiences for consuming the visualizations and tailor design and UI approach to those groups (executive, analyst, information consumer)
  • Familiarity with Tableau architecture (Desktop and Server) and best practices
  • Provide guidance on productionizing a solution, including administration, security, and clustering
  • Solid understanding of the underlying data models driving visualization, including relational databases and data warehousing
  • Lead and mentor junior data visualization developers in information presentation and delivery through knowledge sharing and coaching
  • Strong communication skills to lead design workshops and receive and incorporate feedback

Soft skills

  • Eye for design to create visually appealing work
  • Strong team player, willing to pick up tasks as needed
  • Clear communication between technical and business audiences
  • Comfortable in situations with ambiguous direction
  • Ability to work independently
  • Excited to go above and beyond to blow our clients’ minds
  • Willingness to work with a geographically distributed team structure in an environment that will be fast-paced and challenging
  • Ability to multi-task and work on more than project at a time
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