Community Indicators - Data & Web Developer

Sustain Dane

Contribute to the growth and evolution of Sustain Dane's new and innovate prototype tool, the Sustainability Snapshot! The Sustainability Snapshot is a community engagement platform that aggregates data on the state of sustainability in the Greater Madison Region. The priority responsibility will be to manage website updates, fixes, and solutions to streamline the accessibility of online community engagement. Because these updates require a significant level of understanding in website development and coding, previous experience and knowledge of (or ability to learn) the Grav platform are required. Additionally, the Sustainability Snapshot Data & Web Developer will review, update, and fix any inconsistencies or issues in our data aggregation and management. Depending upon the intern's interest and ability, this position may also curate and create content for the website prototype, identifying and writing local stories of intersectional collaboration and collating opportunities to take action in the community.

Skills & Characteristics of a Qualified Candidate

- Strong attention to detail and ability; a self-starter and a quick learner

- Strong understanding of data management and best research practices

- Strong understanding of and experience in intermediate-level web development (on the Grav platform)

- Passion for creative community engagement and collaboration

- Strong written communication skills with ability to write in approachable, friendly styles

To apply, please email your resume and cover letter to lucy@sustaindane.org. In your cover letter, please describe your previous experience in website and data management and outline your timeline of availability for the position. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Graduate students and post-graduate individuals are welcomed and encouraged to apply.

Website: http://sustaindane.org/about-us/staff/volunteer/#snapshot

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