Vacancies

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

CURRENT VACANCIES

Title: Data Privacy and Legal Assistant Intern

Location: New York, USA

Deadline: 23 January 2017

We are seeking an intern to support the Pulse Lab network on issues relating to privacy and data protection. The intern will work closely with a supervising legal and privacy specialist and have the opportunity to learn about aspects of contracting and partnering with technology and data companies. Full time and part time opportunities are available to qualified candidates.

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: Data and Security Engineer

Location: New York, USA

Deadline: 25 January 2017

Pulse Lab New York is seeking a Data and Security Engineer to ensure the confidentiality, availability and integrity of the project’s information assets. They must be able to work with a variety of data types, programming languages and platforms, must be comfortable with both hands-on development and research support, and must be adept at both understanding the information content of data and transforming and preparing it for analytical and reporting purposes. The Data and Security Engineer will provide guidance and support to the data science teams across the Pulse Lab Network - including the labs in Jakarta and Kampala.

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.