#Data4Good Job Alert (Jan 2016)
January 12, 2016

If you're looking for a job that lets you use your data and technology skills for social good, check out the selection of opportunities below we've heard about through the grapevine or stumbled upon online. Know of a great opportunity we missed? Tweet at us or email us at and we'll share it.


Community Application Data Scientist at DataRobot - Boston
As a data scientist on the Community Application team, you will engage with the developer community to evangelize DataRobot through "hacktivism."

Intrepid Wild Data Scientist at Keystone Accountability - London, UK
You love the idea of harvesting "wild data" in all its forms and want to see the fruit of your labor actually make a difference in other peoples' lives.

Chief Data Scientist at Clue - Berlin, Germany
Clue is a mobile app used by millions of people to track and understand their reproductive health. Ultimately we want to be able to predict when a user can get pregnant - or not - and provide scientifically sound interpretations of their data.

Research Data Assistant at NCVO - London, UK
This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced researcher with an interest in the voluntary sector.

Data Scientist at City of Calgary - Calgary, Canada
As the Data Scientist you will focus on developing showcase projects that test our theories, identify opportunities and demonstrate ability for this organization to make data-driven decisions.

Chief Data Officer at NY State Office Of Information Technology Services - Albany, New York
The NYS Office of Information Technology Services (ITS) was established by the Administration in 2012 to transform the IT services provided to State Agencies and citizens by consolidating IT service delivery across all New York State Agencies. 

Developer/Designer at SITU Research's Spatial Practice as Evidence and Advocacy Project - New York City
Seeking a creative developer/designer interested in joining a team engaged in projects that explore the boundaries of architecture, spatial practice and human rights. 

Consultancy Assignment: Innovation Unit Technical Consultant - UAVs and other Open-Source Hardware at UNICEF - New York City
UNICEF, the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, seeks a consultant to provide technical and other support to pilot projects that use open-source unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) and other open source technology to accelerate results for children.

Consultancy Assignment: Market Research Consultant - Satellite at UNICEF - New York City
UNICEF, the world’s leading organization working for the rights of children, seeks a strong, self-motivated consultant to research and advise how satellite services can support UNICEF programmes (specifically related to increasing access to information and localized content, life-saving services and real-time monitoring) over the next 3-5 years.

Transportation Quantitative Researcher at Zendrive - San Franscisco
As Transportation Quantitative Researcher at Zendrive you will be responsible for leading multi-platform data collection, collaborations with academic and government partners, and undertaking data mining/analytics projects for designing safety features for a variety of deployments and partnerships.

Director of Data Science at Murmuration - New York City
Working with Murmuration's team of analysts and top political strategists, this individual will be chiefly responsible for drawing inferences from mInsights by designing experiments, statistical models, and machine learning algorithms that will have national application and impact. 

Data Scientist at The Harmony Institute - New York City
In this role, you'll work closely with a UX/UI designer, data analyst, software engineer, and product manager to build, upgrade and streamline the product data pipelines. 

Head of Technology at Code for America - San Francisco
The Head of Technology leads a team that builds and sustains the core technology that service redesign teams use to deliver outcomes with our government partners, and that our network of Brigades use to connect and amplify the impact of the movement.  

Director of Research & Analytics at MasterCard Center for Inclusive Growth - Purchase, New York
Work with the Center’s Chief Economist, develop and implement a global macroeconomic research agenda focused on inclusive economic growth and a range of related issues, including financial inclusion, international trade, and women’s economic empowerment.

CUSP Data Facility/NYU IT Systems Engineer - New York City
The CUSP Data Facility/NYU IT Systems Engineer will design and implement updates to and maintain CUSP’s secure and public-access research data environments, with a focus on serving three primary user groups – students, faculty researchers, and city agency staff – all of whom will transfer, access, and analyze datasets.  

Data Analyst at Good World Solutions - Oakland, California
The Analyst will play a key role in building GWS’s internal Data Insights toolkit and knowledge base, by researching, adapting, and implementing a range of advanced data analysis techniques to meet client needs and support GWS’s mission.

Field Research Technician at The Office for Creative Ressearch - Angola
For the adventurously inclined - The Office for Creative Research is looking to hire field research technician for a 3 month scientific expedition in the highlands of Angola. Check out their other open developer and project manager positions as well.

Data and Policy Analysts at Acumen LLC - Burlingame, California
Acumen, LLC conducts policy research in support of federal, state, and local health care programs. They are hiring a number of Data and Policy Analysts.

Analytics Strategy Lead at One Acre Fund - Nairobi, Kenya
The primary goals of this role are to increase the organization's ability to analyze and derive insights from data, assist One Acre Fund teams on trial design and analysis, and generate high-impact independent projects that solve key strategic problems for One Acre Fund as a whole.

Data Analytics Consultant at United Nations World Food Programme - Rome, Italy
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is the world's largest humanitarian agency, fighting hunger worldwide. We are seeking to fill a consultancy position of Data Analytics Consultant, which will be based in the Office of Internal Audit at our Headquarters in Rome, Italy.

GIS and Data Management Support Specialist at IFES - Abuja, Nigeria
INEC needs an experienced GIS and Data Management Consultant to work with its team to share the knowledge and built up the capacity that will help the Commission both in preparation for upcoming Elections as well as establishment of long term capacity for integration of Geographical Information System in their Electoral work and enhancement of professionalism of its permanent GIS Laboratory.

Data Analyst at National Council for Community and Education Partnerships - Washington, D.C.
The Data Analyst will support a number of research and evaluation endeavors including the First in the World (FITW) federal evaluation, the College and Career Readiness Evaluation Consortium (CCREC), and general research and evaluation support for NCCEP.

Specialist, Data Platform Support at International Rescue Committee - Nairobi, Kenya
"Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius – and a lot of courage – to move in the opposite direction." (Albert Einstein) Focused on technical system support for country programs, the Data Platform Support Specialist is a member of the team responsible for IRC's new global measurement data platform.

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