Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment at Gary Community Investments, which includes The Piton Foundation. Below are our current open positions.

Data Curator

The Piton Foundation's Shift Research Lab, formerly The Data Initiative, is seeking a Data Curator to steward Shift's vast data holdings, which are critical to serving its suite of community information platforms. The Data Curator will work under the Director of Research and be responsible for collecting, maintaining, and routinely evaluating the quality and accuracy of the data in Shift Research Lab’s database, as well as updating and maintaining the data in the array of community information platforms. This position will also assist in designing and implementing research studies, and must be capable and experienced at analyzing, evaluating and collecting data, preparing statistical tabulations, and visualizing data in the most appropriate manner. The complete job description is available here

To apply, please submit a cover letter, current résumé, relevant work samples and completed Employment Application to jobs@garycommunity.org by May 19, 2017. No phone calls please. 

Research Analyst

The Piton Foundation's Shift Research Lab, formerly The Data Initiative, is seeking a Reserach Analyst to conduct applied social research and steward a suite of community information platforms. This position will work under the direction of the Director of Research, and will partner with the Data Curator to support the data and information needs of client organizations that have been funded by The Piton Foundation, as well as ad hoc requests of local organizations whose work aligns with the The Piton Foundation's mission. The Research Analyst will assist in designing and implementing research studies, and must be capable and experienced at analyzing, evaluating and collecting data, preparing statistical tabulations, and visualizing data and synthesizing findings in the most appropriate manner. This position will also play a role in collecting, maintaining, and routinely evaluating the quality and accuracy of the data in Shift Research Lab’s database. The complete job description is available here

To apply, please submit a cover letter, current résumé, relevant work samples and completed Employment Application to jobs@garycommunity.org by May 19, 2017. No phone calls please.