Careers at Paradigm
The Paradigm team is comprised of talented professionals who add value in unique and impactful ways across our organization.
Data Science & Research
Paradigm’s Data Science & Research team is a highly collaborative group of social scientists and technologists who are committed to rigorous inquiry. They have expertise in quantitative methods for analyzing and deriving insights from people data, and their work is central to creating measurable impact with our clients.
The Paradigm Consulting team is an interdisciplinary group of D&I practitioners who partner closely with clients to assess, advise, and deliver effective and innovative D&I solutions.
Sales & Marketing
Passionate, results-oriented, service-driven. Paradigm’s Sales & Marketing team builds our brand and expands our reach, enabling us to bring more meaningful, measurable impact to clients.
They keep us running like a well-oiled machine. Paradigm’s Operations team is a group of business savvy experts who own Paradigm’s operational excellence.
The People team drives Paradigm’s human capital, professional growth & development, and culture.
Don’t see the career opportunity you’re looking for? Please check back frequently as we update our current openings as soon as they become available.
Benefits and Perks
At Paradigm, we want to create an environment where everyone can bring their best self to work, while maintaining a healthy relationship with themselves, their families and their communities. In addition to best-in-class health insurance that includes PPO and HMO plans with FSA and HSA options, we offer the following benefits and perks for our team.
Paradigm will make a matching contribution of 50% of your deferrals. Deferrals up to a maximum of 6% of your annual compensation will be eligible for the matching contribution.
Each year Paradigm donates a substantial portion of our profits to organizations driving impact in our communities. Read more about our 2017 giving here.
Paradigmers can pay for transportation expenses (like Lyft Line, Caltrain, BART, or parking) using pre-tax dollars.
We offer 3 months of paid parental leave, plus an optional reduced work schedule upon return. We also provide work travel stipends to new parents covering childcare costs and breast milk shipping expenses.
We believe in ongoing learning and offer each employee $1000 per year for professional development. We also have quarterly learning series led by external speakers, in addition to trainings and learning opportunities throughout the year.
Paid Time Off
Your PTO days are always increasing! Paradigm offers 15 days of PTO your first year, and an additional day for every year of tenure. Our sick days are unlimited so you can care for your physical and mental health.
We offer a wellness reimbursement that you can use for services like gym membership, meditation courses, dance classes, yoga, acupuncture, and more.
Work From Home Fridays
Paradigmers enjoy flexible working locations, including the opportunity to work from home every Friday.
Paradigm Core Values
WE PRIORITIZE IMPACT
Organizations have the power to drive lasting impact on the world around them. By helping companies become more diverse, inclusive, and equitable internally, we aim to produce positive change externally. We prioritize impact in the clients with whom we partner and the projects we choose.
WE FOLLOW DATA AND RESEARCH
Effective diversity and inclusion strategies are grounded in quantitative and qualitative data and informed by thoughtful research. We let data define effective practices, use research to guide our approach, and measure the effectiveness of our work.
WE TREAT EACH CLIENT AS UNIQUE
While many companies face similar challenges, each has unique strengths and areas of opportunity. The context, culture, and norms of an organization matter - they inform our understanding of barriers and choice of strategies. Rather than applying purported best practices, we work with each client to identify and design the strategies and tools that will be most effective for their organization.
WE VALUE DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION
Creating diverse and inclusive teams is both a moral and a business imperative. Treating employees fairly while empowering everyone to do their best work is the right thing to do. It’s also critical to building effective, high-performing teams. Just as we believe diversity and inclusion will make our clients stronger, we know that bringing together people who come from different backgrounds, have different life experiences, and hold different perspectives will make our own team better.
WE EMBRACE A GROWTH MINDSET
We believe that people and organizations can grow and change. To foster a growth mindset internally and with our clients, we encourage setting bold and challenging goals, taking thoughtful risks, communicating openly about mistakes and failures, and giving honest, candid feedback. We value learning and growth over perfection.