The Algorithmic Transparency Institute is a project of The National Conference On Citizenship (ncoc), a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening civic life in America. We build technical infrastructure enabling accountability research and journalism about the impact of algorithms on society.

We are seeking a Python Developer to expand and deploy a large scale data collection system based on an existing codebase and methodology. This is a short term, fully remote project.

Who You Are

  • You are a Python Developer experienced in working with data at scale.
  • You can setup and configure services on AWS
  • You are experienced with Selenium and web scraping
  • You are comfortable building and deploying containerized applications using Docker or similar technologies
  • You are familiar with best-practices for logging and monitoring large scale applications
  • You are experienced in various SQL and NoSQL database technologies.
  • You are experienced in using RESTful APIs.

About The Project

  • You will consult with other members of the team and customize the solution for our requirements.
  • You will optimize this system for operating at scale.
  • You will contribute to open source by submitting PRs back to the original project.

How to Apply

To apply for a position, please email your cover letter and resume to Please include the position title in the subject of your email. Please no telephone calls or additional emails.