21 days old

Lead Data Journalist

Parsippany, NJ 07054

ADP is hiring a Visual Informatics & Data Journalism leader

  • Do you enjoy exploring, identifying, and inspiring the future of the workplace and the lives of millions of people?
  • Are you a thought leader and the go-to person in your field of expertise?
  • Do you live and breathe problem-solving, innovation, and collaboration?

Well, then you might be just the person we're looking for. #HelloWork

First things first: At ADP, we believe people make great companies, not the other way around. Our people make all the difference in cultivating a down-to-earth culture where ideas are welcomed and innovation is encouraged. The result? We're changing the world of work with our HR solutions that help companies of all sizes focus less on work and more on success.

We are looking for a experience data journalism and visual informatics leader to join our core product team building data driven insights for our Clients and the Industry.

You will design data stories and experiences for ADP's Clients and Consumers related to human resources, employee experiences and the evolving workplace. These experiences will span a range of topics including the national and international economy, the movement into teams and work from home options, and gig workplace. All of your work will be powered by the world's largest data set of information about workers, companies, pay and benefits.

We are looking for a hands-on leader that can perform independent design, visualization presentation and storytelling. This leader will have aligned information analysts, human resource subject matter experts and data engineers to augment the team, along with leveraging ADP's economists, behavioral sociologists and experts to drive the narrative.

The outcomes will be delivered within ADP's DataCloud products as part of the offering to Clients, as well as in point pieces delivered to the general public interpreting data for both near-term issues and macro-economic shifts. These will be prepared, unique experiences.

If you spend hours on the NYTimes or Washington Posts visual experiences; are fascinated by visual displays only shown in movies; or think Edward Tufte should be knighted -- then this is the job for you.

This is a design first job -- you will be getting to do your best work with some of the worlds richest data.

Key Attributes:

  • Degree or experience in Graphics, Design, Human Computer Interaction, Usability, Informatics or other related disciplines
  • Strong portfolio of design experiences, including data journalism, dashboard design, presentation design or other complex information presentation
  • Background in data mining, statistics and graphic presentation
  • Understand narrative, creative writing and data augmentation
  • Design tools ranging from Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Invision
  • Active/experienced user of visual exploration tools such as Tableau, PowerBI, Exploratory.io, Qlik
  • Technical skills including javascript, python, d3.js, plotly html and database technologies
  • Understanding of API's and how to source data from Open systems

Just some of the reasons why you'll love working here:

  • You can be your healthiest. Best-in-class benefits that start on Day 1, because healthy associates are happy ones.
  • You can bring your passion and fun. Corporate culture woven from highly diverse perspectives and insights.
  • You can balance work and personal time. Resources and flexibility to more easily integrate your work and your life.
  • You can continue learning and growing. Ongoing training and development opportunities for even the most insatiable learner.
  • We pay you to pay it forward. Company paid time off for volunteering for causes you care about.

Does this sound like you? Then, what are you waiting for? Apply now!


We're designing a better way to work, so you can achieve what you're working for. Consistently named one of the 'Most Admired Companies' by FORTUNE Magazine, and recognized by DiversityInc as one of the 'Top 50 Companies for Diversity,' ADP works with more than 740,000 organizations across the globe to help their people work smarter, embrace new challenges, and unleash their talent. "Always Designing for People" means we're creating platforms that will transform how great work gets done, so together we can unlock a world of opportunity.

At ADP, we believe that diversity fuels innovation. ADP is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of race, color, genetic information, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, lawful alien status, national origin, age, marital status, or protected veteran status. We support an inclusive workplace where associates excel based on personal merit, qualifications, experience, ability, and job performance.


Posted: 2020-07-15 Expires: 2020-08-20

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