NCoC seeks a Chief Executive Officer who shares a deep, demonstrable commitment to civic life and local leadership as an engine of a vibrant democracy.
The best entrepreneurial candidates for NCoC’s next CEO will come to the role with a desire to help America perfect its founding creed and think deeply about the strategy necessary to maximize the organization’s concrete impact in a too-often nebulous field. The organization has rapidly expanded its footprint and ambition in recent years, in an attempt to meet this critical moment in our history, and further growth opportunities abound. Successful growth, though, will require intentional work by the CEO on the organization’s values and culture and prodigious fundraising, linked to a thoughtful strategy, that solidifies a sustainable structure and long-term vision.
The Democracy Innovation project coordinator is a full-time position. An ideal candidate will have strong interest in democracy, equity, and active civic engagement. We are hoping to find someone who is a collaborative-minded, team player who has great attention to detail, is very well organized, and is a quick learner. There will be opportunities to occasionally travel in this position.
The Algorithmic Transparency Institute is a project of NCoC. 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.
At the Algorithmic Transparency Institute, we develop and maintain Junkipedia, a platform for researchers, journalists and advocacy organizations to monitor and analyze the spread of disinformation through social media. This is an opportunity to face large scale technical challenges working with vast social media data feeds and architect intuitive tools used to serve the public interest.
We are seeking a Senior Ruby on Rails Developer to refine and improve a tech stack that ingests large volumes of data for indexing and high performance retrieval based on complex search requests. This is a permanent, full time position. The project is fully remote.
The Algorithmic Transparency Institute (ATI) at The National Conference on Citizenship (NCoC) is seeking motivated, professional student interns who want to learn about increasing algorithmic transparency while performing a variety of duties for our various projects.
The Algorithmic Transparency Institute seeks to improve the transparency of algorithms that shape society by providing tools and data that can be leveraged by all to hold the powerful accountable. ATI develops tools, methodologies, data sets, and investigations that support research and journalism about digital platforms with a commitment to the highest ethical standards of research, data collection, and user privacy.
Civic Signals has an immediate opportunity for a passionate and versatile Creative Producer with a strong background in interactive and digital content, video production, immersive entertainment and virtual events/experiences.Civic Signals has an immediate opportunity for a passionate and versatile Creative Producer with a strong background in interactive and digital content, video production, immersive entertainment and virtual events/experiences.