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This week in #dctech jobs: Craft policy on behalf of startups. (Photo by Tajha Chappellet-Lanier)

On the Market is a Technical.ly column where we highlight noteworthy job openings and the people who are lookin’. Got a submission? Email us and tell us why it belongs in the roundup.


The advent of a new federal administration has various stakeholders and commentators trying to ascertain what President Donald Trump will mean for small business and tech entrepreneurship. Will his administration, as some have suggested, actually prove good for innovation? Or will startups suffer under policies like his immigration ban?

In any case, startups need someone on their side.

This is where Engine comes in — a research and advocacy organization founded in 2011 “to harness the political power of the startup and tech communities.” Engine is based in San Francisco, but operates out of 1776 here in D.C. And the small team behind this policy powerhouse is growing.

Engine is looking to hire a policy counsel — a tech and policy wonk who is ready to jump in and formulate Engine’s positions on issues as they arise. For the right candidate, the job offers “a front row seat as events unfold on both the policy stage and the technology stage,” as Monica Laufer, a former Hill staffer who now works at Engine, put it.

Sound like the right gig for you? Find more information, and apply, here.

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Here’s a hot opportunity for the security-minded: NPR is hiring a senior cybersecurity engineer. Up to the task of protecting NPR’s computer systems and data? Apply here. The job is based at NPR’s North Capitol HQ.

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After EverFi’s $40 million Series C this past summer, the edtech giant is growing like crazy. The company’s careers page is full of opportunities across all sectors of the business, including a senior user interface designer, Ruby on Rails engineer and product manager for the company’s data platform.

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Wanna podcast? Who doesn’t. Panoply, Slate’s podcast network, is hiring a front-end designer to work out of the network’s D.C. offices.

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Alexandria-based Fishbowl, the big data for restaurants company that just got acquired by Symphony Technology Group, is hiring as it looks toward the next stage of growth. Go be an email and social media specialist as the company sets its sights on the international stage.

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Want more #dctech jobs? NET/WORK 2017, Technical.ly’s jobs fair, is not far off. We’d love to see you there on March 29.

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