• Using transformation tools like Python and DBT to maintain a well-tested analytical layer (e.g. modeling donor data from multiple sources into an event stream)
  • Using and helping others use data warehousing and SQL best practices to keep our analytics swift and reliable
  • Working with all parts of the business to define and document consistent business data practices
  • Collaborating with our Legal Analytics team to provide data support for fast developing legal crises

The ideal candidate will have a passion for civil liberties and civil rights, and:

  • Demonstrate a commitment to diversity within the office using a personal approach that values all individuals and respects differences in regards to race, ethnicity, age, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, religion, ability and socio-economic circumstance
  • Commit to work collaboratively and respectfully toward resolving obstacles and/or conflicts


  • 0-3+ years of experience building data models and writing ETL in a political campaign, non-profit, or business setting
  • Undergraduate degree in an analytical field (e.g., Economics, Statistics, Computer Science, Business) or equivalent experience
  • Experience with databases and database query languages (e.g., Redshift, SQL)
  • Experience with using a modern scripting language (e.g. Python)
  • Commitment to the mission of the ACLU


  • Knowledge of latest trends and technologies in data warehousing / data engineering
  • Knowledge of common unix command line operations (e.g. interacting with file system, using git)
  • Familiarity with AWS services such as S3, IAM, EC2
  • Knowledge of CRM technologies such as Salesforce


For almost 100 years, the ACLU has worked to defend and preserve the individual rights and liberties guaranteed by the Constitution and laws of the United States. Whether it’s ending mass incarceration, achieving full equality for the LGBT community, establishing new privacy protections for our digital age, or preserving the right to vote or the right to have an abortion, the ACLU takes up the toughest civil liberties cases and issues to defend all people from government abuse and overreach.

The Department of Education has determined that employment in this position at the ACLU does not qualify for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program.

We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. The ACLU encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, veteran status and record of arrest or conviction.

The ACLU is committed to providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need assistance applying online, please e-mail benefits.hrdept@aclu.org.  If you are selected for an interview, you will receive additional information regarding how to request an accommodation for the interview process.

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