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NOSCHOOLVIOLENCE ORG

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 12 people are interested
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NoSchoolViolence.org needs funding to hire a core team of AI/ML backend and frontend software developers to create The Lantern, an AI-ML powered app that parents, schools, researchers and health professionals will use to connect a child’s observed behaviors to a statistical profile of the types of violence those string of behaviors that big data scraping has identified.

Ideally you have some of these skills:

  1. Experience with text cleaning and pre-processing in python
  2. Experience with text and corpus clustering and classification in python
  3. Experience with Django and/or other front-end, web-based python libraries and techniques
  4. Experience with text data visualization in python and/or Power BI
  5. Experience with GUI interface construction with python or python libraries
  6. Experience wth putting python sandbox code into production in AWS or Azure
  7. Experience with python-based structuring of unstructured data is a plus
  8. Experience with developing neural networks for text analysis is a plus
  9. Experience with text-based distillation models such as BERT or ELMO is a plus

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About NOSCHOOLVIOLENCE ORG

Location:

8499 NE GRIZDALE LN, BAINBRIDGE IS, WA 98110, US

Mission Statement

NoSchoolViolence is a Seattle-based behavioral research-data analytics organization. Its goal is to develop a variety of proactive approaches to reducing school and youth violence. Its data analytics, social science research, administrative, and school outreach teams reside in Seattle, Washington, while other virtual volunteers live elsewhere in the U.S., the UK, Europe and India.

Description

The organization is a federal 501 (c) (3) (EIN: 82-1796339) and Washington state 501 (c) (3) (UBI# 603562651). Current partners include Microsoft, Elastic LLC, Alteryx, Washington State Capital Region ESD 113, Seattle Data for Good and the Seattle General Assembly. Conversations are in progress for partnerships with Google, Facebook, UNICEF, the CDC, university adolescent violence programs, and the Gates Foundation. To learn more about the Microsoft-NoSchoolViolence Partnership Program see: https://youtu.be/CrK3cXkw02c In 2017. NoSchoolViolencereceived an Elastic Humanitarian Award for its proof of concept search app- The Lantern-https://youtu.be/RTGx3D0ibEo.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Software Engineering
  • Python
  • Database Administration
  • Analytics

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • 5 hours a week

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