Cartographic Designer

Cartographic Designer


Spherical is hiring a Cartographic designer to design basemaps and geospatial data visualizations using Mapbox Studio across a series of tools and games supporting climate resilience in Los Angeles. This position is remote.

About Spherical

Spherical is a strategic design and integrative research studio supporting projects regenerating the health and integrity of Earth’s living systems. Learn more →

Current Project

What You'll Do

  • Create a cartographic and geospatial data visualization design system for a suite of map-based tools and games supporting climate resilience
  • Align the cartographic design direction with the broader project design system
  • Implement cartographic designs using Mapbox Studio, with consideration for storytelling, aesthetics, and legibility
  • Collaborate with development team to implement online maps and geospatial data visualizations

What You Need

  • 3+ years of experience designing legible and aesthetic cartographic and geospatial data visualization experiences
  • Experience with Mapbox Studio highly preferred
  • Ability to communicate rationale and process behind design decisions
  • Ability to collaborate with and present to stakeholders to generate alignment

  • Please provide a link to your portfolio when applying


Remote (UTC -8 to -4)




1-2 months