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Careers at Talus

Do you love tackling challenges and feel driven to help people use information to make better decisions? 

At Talus we make data come to life. Our innovative approach improves use of data in emergency response, biosecurity, domestic and global public health, and resilience to natural disasters. We work with businesses and government agencies to develop strategies and tools to use information more effectively throughout their organization, supporting their mission and strategic goals. No matter the discipline, our focus is on interesting problems with impacts nationally and globally. We love what we do and get excited by collaboration and applying our Talus process to data analysis and visualization.

At the core of Talus is our people. We draw on creative and diverse backgrounds as scientists, researchers, data scientists, engineers, developers, and designers. We laugh a lot, focus on exploring new and different solutions and ultimately grow professionally while working towards our common goals. Talus provides exceptional benefits to all qualifying employees, including: generous paid time off; high-quality health and dental benefits (currently covered 100% for employees); family leave; 401k program with company matching; and life, short, and long-term disability insurance coverage.
Talus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to building a diverse team of creative problem solvers. Please see below for current opportunities and we look forward to hearing from you soon!

Position Opening: Director of Research Delivery

Challenging questions, global impact, fun people!

Do you love using data to solve problems and tell a story? Talus Analytics is hiring a Director of Research Delivery who is excited to work between our R&D team and clients to find creative solutions for complex problems. In this position, you’ll help define the questions that matter, identify the right solutions, manage both the research and development efforts, and communicate the work in writing and in presentations. You’ll be working closely with our leadership to support a broad range of efforts in risk analysis, emergency management, global public health, and policy, including in support of COVID-19 response efforts. Close collaboration
and iteration are central to our work, and we look forward to having you as part of our team!

This position is based in Boulder, CO, though flexible, particularly during the COVID-19
pandemic.

Key Skills and Position Requirements

  • Intellectual curiosity and excitement to apply quantitative data analysis and creative problem solving to complex research problems in a broad range of fields 
  • Care deeply about communicating your work clearly to a wide range of audiences 
  • Experienced in project and/or product management and providing intellectual leadership on challenging projects 
  • BA/BS required, MS or PhD also encouraged to apply; position will be commensurate with experience 
  • Background in a quantitative field such as mathematics, engineering, computer science, computational biology, chemistry, physics, or economics preferred 
  • Preferred: Coding experience for statistical/scientific analysis or web development.
  • Enjoy a combination of independent work and close collaboration with a research team
  • US Citizenship (due to Federal contracting requirements)

Apply Now!

If this description sounds like you, and you’re excited to work in an energetic small business setting – with exceptional benefits – then we look forward to hearing from you! Please send a cover letter and resume to careers@talusanalytics.com and include portfolio/Git/personal website links. 

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Talus is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to building a diverse team.