The Atlas Corps Fellowship is a 12-18 month Fellowship in the United States for the world’s top social change leaders. Fellows serve full-time at Host Organizations to develop leadership skills and learn effective practices through the Atlas Corps Global Leadership Lab professional development series and networking opportunities with other Fellows.
Technology and Engineering Fellows may engineer products (websites, platforms, applications, etc.) to support mission-driven work or maintain and train teams on information technology systems. Applicants to this type of role must have at least 2 years of full-time work experience in the field of technology and engineering.
Skills might include (but are not limited to):
♦ Technology Administration: maintaining CRM, data, or suite systems;
♦ IT Process Management: designing organizational guides/manuals/process maps;
♦ IT Systems Training: roll out new processes, strong user adoption;
♦ Product Development / Project Management: client interfacing, design & coding, prototyping;
♦ Client Relations & Customer service;
♦ Product Deployment & Training: roll out new products, strong user adoption within target audience;
Previous experience & responsibilities might include (but are not limited to):
♦ Formalizing processes & training materials on technology or IT systems for team members;
♦ Installing & Refining Technology;
♦ Maintain and advance platform based on evolving system requirements, industry trends, and technologies;
♦ Building a product for client or organization: understanding user needs/requirements to build/support app, website, interfacing platform, cloud system.
Software experience might include (but is not limited to):
♦ Information Technology (IT): A+, Network+, Java, Salesforce/CRM systems;
♦ Front-end / UX/UI: Adobe Photoshop, React/Redux UI, node.js;
♦ Full-stack Developers: MySQL, PHP, Ruby on Rails, API;
♦ Cloud Architect: Azure, IBM, AWS;
♦ Machine Learning: Java, Python, R;
For more information on eligibility requirements for Technology and Engineering Professionals, visit https://atlascorps.org/tech-engineering/
How to apply
Atlas Corps accepts applications year-round, but we encourage you to start your application soon. Our priority deadline is May 16th to be considered for Fellowships beginning in late 2021 and early 2022. Candidates with backgrounds in technology and engineering will receive priority consideration and be considered for Fellowships beginning in October 2021.
We also welcome applications with other professional skill sets. For more details about general eligibility requirements and the application process, please visit https://atlascorps.org/apply/.