The Mayor’s Office for Economic Opportunity (NYC Opportunity) works to reduce poverty and broaden opportunity by advancing the use of data and evidence in program and policy design, service delivery, and budget decisions.
We are looking for a human-centered design and product focused person to lead the implementation of pilot projects connecting NYC residents experiencing homelessness to government services (from entering shelter to permanent housing). This person will partner with our product team, agency partners, and city residents to implement and manage the adoption of My File NYC. They’ll work to uncover challenges, work with the product team on creating solutions, and measuring the success and scaling of the product over time.
This is a full-time, contract position with benefits for one year.
The ideal candidate will be respectful of community challenges and comfortable working with individuals and families experiencing homelessness. Fluency in Spanish is a plus.
We understand that candidates may not have all of the skills we are seeking below. We encourage those interested to apply even if they do not meet all of them. We are looking for talented individuals to join our team.
This a one year contract.
$85,000 - $90,000 base salary (The total compensation package with benefits is $117,000 - $123,500)
Applicants must be authorized to work in the United States. We are unable to provide sponsorship.
Please fill out the application form. The form will prompt you to upload a resume and cover letter.
Due to the volume of applications received we may not be able to respond to every application.
Please note that as of September 13, 2021, NYC government employees are no longer working remotely. This position will require work from our office in Downtown Brooklyn.