Civic Product Owner
The Civic platform’s key stakeholder, responsible for clearly communicating a product vision and motivating the team toward a united goal. The Civic Product Owner is responsible for the cohesive delivery of the Civic platform, vetting and implementing standards for design, technical architecture, and management across themes and project verticals.
Is the strategic development lead for a theme, or project vertical. This role will include driving and maintaining scope of work with local and national stakeholders, vetting challenge statements within the technical and time capacity of civic project teams, and working directly with teams to align vision, outcome, and overall impact of the end deliverable.
Oversees and helps facilitate projects work, deadlines, and milestones. Needs a basic understanding of a software development life cycle and familiarity with agile, scrum, or kanban methodologies.
Continuous integration development and deployment pipeline monitoring using aws, ec2/ecs, docker, travis ci, S3, and ansible. Communication with project management and development teams.
Data Governance Engineer
Help to codify standards for data types that are shared across all teams’ projects. Anticipate scalability and relational opportunities for a network of data sources and nationwide contributors. Document best practices for data handling, publishing, and indexing resources so that all contributors may share resources
Acquisition, cleaning, and preparing data for analysis. Documentation of data context, sources, and other pertinent information.
Data discovery, analysis, and modeling. Communication and documentation of findings, context, and information to the team in developing data products. We use tools like Python and Jupyter notebooks
Data Scientist with Machine Learning Specialty
Our Data Scientist role with a focus on predictive modeling and analysis, deep learning, neural nets, natural language processing, and other methodologies.
Data Scientist with Geospatial Analytics Specialty
Our Data Scientist role with a focus on spatial analysis, modeling, and cartography. Communicates and standardizes methodology to the team to help with design and development of interactive web maps and apis.
Designs and deploys data table structures and queries on which open APIs will be developed using Postgres.
Database Developer with Geospatial Data Specialty
Structures and deploys databases with a focus on queries dealing with geometric space such as polygons, lines, and points for API development. We use tools like PostGIS.
Subject Matter Expert
Provides context and subject matter knowledge to help the team in understanding how to develop and design their data projects.
Researches project subject matter, conducts interviews, and conveys and documents findings to the team and public.
Develops wireframes, designs user interface and flow; creates user stories, personas, and prototypes; conducts user testing and communicates design decisions with the team.
Produces the next iteration of the CIVIC platform and style guide. Will make key decisions on user experience, site navigation, interactivity, design elements that will provide a framework for UX designers in production. Responsible for communicating high level decisions to team designers and developers.
Designs custom static elements, and styles dynamic components including color and elegant spacing for the multiple browser views
Develops and documents open apis using the Python based Django Rest Framework and Swagger.
Data Visualization Developer
Data content developer
Creates compelling web content and data storytelling to convey data research, findings, and context, making analysis and visualizations clear and understandable.
Platform Front-end Developer