Vacancies

Vacancies for internships and positions within the Global Pulse network of Pulse Labs are periodically posted here:

CURRENT VACANCIES

 

Title: Data Science Research Intern

Location: New York, USA

Deadline: 27 February 2017

Data Science Research Interns are an integral component of Global Pulse’s technical team. Our interns provide support in data analysis and software development in big data for sustainable development and humanitarian response innovation projects. For this internship, we are seeking interns with a strong background in epidemiological modeling as well as knowledge of scientific research design and investigation methods.

Click here to view the full vacancy and apply online. Please note that applications will only be accepted through the UNOPS Global Personnel Recruitment System.

 

Title: Communications Intern

Location: New York, USA

Deadline: 9 March 2017

The Communications Intern will work closely with the Communications Lead to support Global Pulse’s communications strategy. The internship will provide an excellent opportunity to learn about big data and the potential applications for development and humanitarian action, be involved in communicating data innovation projects to media, and liaise with various UN offices, NGOs and companies.

Click here to view the full vacancy and apply online. Please note that applications will only be accepted through the UNOPS Global Personnel Recruitment System.

ONGOING OPPORTUNITIES

Thanks for your interest in Global Pulse. Aside from applying to advertised vacancies, here are several other ways to express interest in getting involved:

PULSE LAB KAMPALA INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME

Pulse Lab Kampala is pleased to announce new internship opportunities!  We invite you to explore the opportunities of working with our Lab in Kampala. Please click here for more details and information on how to apply. 

PULSE LAB JAKARTA INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME

Pulse Lab Jakarta is pleased to announce an exciting new Internship Programme! The internship aimed at Indonesian nationals, but a small number of international interns are also accepted. Please click here for more details and information on how to apply.

RESEARCH FELLOWS

Global Pulse has a Fellowship Program for current Masters, PhD students or postdoctoral researchers to work with us on their own research question. Global Pulse hosts fellows in New York. The Pulse Labs in Kampala and Jakarta also host fellows. We actively open Fellowship vacancies a few times a year, but you can submit a research question and CV for consideration to roster@unglobalpulse.org with the subject line "Research Fellow Inquiry."

ROSTER

We welcome experienced data science and data engineers to email a CV for future consideration at roster@unglobalpulse.org

We welcome interested data privacy professionals to email a CV for future consideration at dataprivacy@unglobalpulse.org

Due to the high volume of interest, regretfully, all messages will not be responded to individually.

UN VOLUNTEERS

The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme is the UN organization that contributes to peace and development by mobilizing volunteers who serve on-site or online, advocating for volunteerism globally and encouraging partners to integrate volunteerism into development programming. Sign-up on UNV Online Volunteering service to support Global Pulse or other UN agencies and NGOs over the Internet. You can follow UNV on Twitter @unvolunteers or create an alert to receive a notification when an online volunteering opportunity matching your interest is available. Data scientists, data privacy professionals and data engineers are highly encouraged to do so as demand for such expertise is rapidly growing. Should you wish to volunteer on-site, you can also register your profile in UNV’s roster that is used to fill UN agencies volunteer requests.