HURIDOCS team at a staff retreat in 2019

HURIDOCS is deeply rooted in the human rights movement, with decades of field experience and a high level of expertise in using information and technology. We are a global group of human rights researchers, documentation experts, information security specialists and software developers out to empower defenders to act strategically on human rights information.

HURIDOCS welcomes diversity and does not discriminate on any basis, including age, gender identity, nationality or sexual orientation. Our team consists of parents and non-parents, self-taught and degree-educated. We seek to build a culture that allows everyone to fully bring themselves to the organisation. We value honest exchanges and respect each other for who they are.


Programme Officer

HURIDOCS is currently looking for a programme officer who is fluent in English and French to join our Documentation of Violations programme team. This full-time position is remote, with a preference for Africa-based candidates who have a strong knowledge of the West African context. For more details on the position and how to apply, check out the full posting on

Software Developers

HURIDOCS is accepting applications on a rolling basis for experienced software developers to join our diverse global team and contribute to our open-source flagship product Uwazi. Our stack: Node.js, Express, MongoDB, React, ElasticSearch, Nginx. These positions are remote and usually full-time, with salary based on experience and location. Please direct any questions or submissions to HURIDOCS Chief Technology Officer Jaume Cardona:


Software Development Internships

HURIDOCS regularly offers internships to aspiring software developers. Interns will get the chance to:

  • learn from a highly skilled and multicultural team of systems administrators, UX designers, machine learning practitioners and software developers
  • gain experience with our current stack: React, Node.js, Express, MongoDB, ElasticSearch, Python, Tensorflow, PyTorch
  • be exposed to relevant industry methodologies such as TDD, e2e testing, agile project management, clean code, design patterns or scalable architectures
  • contribute to our open-source projects that benefit human rights defenders

Our internships are paid, remote and usually last six months or more. If you’d like to learn more details, please get in touch with HURIDOCS Chief Technology Officer Jaume Cardona:


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