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RSHINY DEVELOPER

What we do

Interested in solving problems, enjoy complicated challenges, love data? Then come join the GSTS team. A leading-edge Artificial Intelligence company developing solutions for the maritime sector, our solutions process large volumes of satellite and terrestrial data in real time to provide decision-making intelligence to save lives, energy and the environment. We turn abstract data into concrete, usable information.

GSTS is building up a team to support the development and commercialization of this new capability that will have a major impact on maritime risk and vessel efficiency on a global scale. We seek individuals with drive, initiative and motivation to join our team and make the world a safer, greener place for all.   

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create compelling visualizations, dashboards and reports for internal and external purposes
  • Design and develop visualization standards to support product development based on industry best practices and current research
  • Develop, modify and maintain the corporate visualization framework
  • Create and maintain visualization galleries for marketing and promotional material
  • Collaborate with multidisciplinary team of designers, developers and system administrators
  • Compile and analyze data, processes, and codes to troubleshoot problems and identify areas for improvement
  • Develop rapid prototypes to support business development and client engagement activities
  • Collaborate with team of frontend developers to ensure product branding and user experiences are consistent
  • Collaborate with other team members to establish objectives and design more functional, cohesive codes to enhance the user experience
  • Develop ideas for new programs, products, or features by monitoring industry developments and trends
  • Record data and report to proper parties, such as clients or leadership

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Experience developing dashboards and web applications in RShiny
  • Experience creating aesthetically appealing visualizations with R packages such as ggplot2
  • Experience performing data wrangling with R packages such as data.table or dplyr
  • Experience deploying and maintaining dynamic dashboards within a cloud environment
  • Ability to tell a story with data to a wide range of users
  • Ability developing custom themes, colour palettes and colour scales for use in ggplot2
  • Proven abilities with Git based code repositories such as GitLab or GitHub
  • Strong attention to detail including clear, concise and thorough documentation skills
  • Ability to listen and develop a deep understanding of project, product and client requirements
  • Strong self-initiative and work ethic
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Ability to learn and adapt new technologies
  • Knowledge of accessibility standards such as WCAG or AODA
  • Knowledge or Rmarkdown and pagedown packages considered an asset
  • Knowledge of visualizing geographic data is considered an asset

Comments/Special Considerations:

Candidates must hold or be able to obtain Security and Controlled Goods clearances

Candidates must provide a digital portfolio outlining their abilities to perform the above stated responsiblitiies, experience and qualifications

Why work for us?

We are committed to creating a sense of belonging amongst our team. We have placed an emphasis on fostering a diverse, collaborative and inclusive working environment. We welcome applications from qualified candidates irrespective of social and cultural background, age, gender, disability, sexual orientation or religious belief.

GSTS offers a competitive salary and benefits package, if you think this challenge is right for you, we encourage you to apply, forwarding  your  cover letter, current resume and contact information to careers@gsts.ca

We thank all candidates that apply, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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