We’re looking for interns (OSINT team)

IPHR is looking for full-time interns to join our OSINT team remotely. Internships are paid, for a duration of 6 months with the possibility of extension.

Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • monitoring numerous open sources in Ukraine and internationally in search for evidence of atrocities and war crimes;
  • processing and archiving of found evidence to ensure the data is stored properly and can be accessed easily for further analysis;
  • carrying out investigations of war crimes / human rights violations and support of the accountability team in their efforts;
  • producing OSINT Reports on the assigned tasks.

The successful candidate will represent the following key attributes:

  • As you will be working with big amounts of raw date, experience with data bases as well as proven ability to structure and organize data in convenient formats for future analysis / processing will support your application;
  • You have to be open and willing to learn quickly and share your knowledge and train others;
  • You’ll be processing data in order to make it more accessible for analytics and lawyers – clarity of thought and ability to keep bigger picture and accountability goals in mind is a must;
  • Aim at optimizing existing processes;
  • Emotional stability and maturity.

Required Skills and Qualities:

  • Results-oriented logical thinker, committed to the human rights and democracy values;
  • Proven skills in conducting OSINT research;
  • Fluency in English and Ukrainian languages;
  • Strong discretion when evaluating and disseminating information;
  • Familiarity with producing interactive data visualization (preferred).

How to apply:

Interested candidates are invited to apply by sending a CV and accompanying cover letter, by 20 September 2023, to the attention of:

Recruiting Committee – Open Source Researcher