At Black Nerd Problems we are always on the lookout for talented People of Color to contribute to our site and media group in numerous ways. Current Openings for our team are listed below. All inquiries should be sent to Blacknerdproblems@gmail.com along with a resume, cover letter and the position you are inquiring about, in the subject heading of the email.

**Note: We do not currently have an open call for new writers, but we are always interested in adding writers that are people of color and identify as LGBTQIA+ including Gender Nonconforming.**

If you are interested in pitching an idea or guest column, please send those inquires to Submit2Bnerdproblems@gmail.com

Updated: 12/19/16

Web Developer / Support / Design

Black Nerd Problems is currently looking for the nerdiest of the nerds, a web developer with experience in maintaining the technical integrity of a website.

What We Require:

  • Background and Education in website development (include any degrees or certifications you have earned).
  • Able to handle website security and access.
  • Able to communicate effectively with Black Nerd Problems leadership for site demands and expectations.
  • Must be able to meet time-sensitive deadlines.

Email resume and cover letter to Blacknerdproblems@gmail.com with subject heading: WEB DEVELOPER.

Research Intern

Are you a researching wizard with a love for pop culture? Got a flare for going where no nerd has gone before? Black Nerd Problems is seeking an outstanding Grant Research Intern to join our staff and we want you!

What We Require:

  • Background in Communication, Writing, or other related discipline.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Organized, with an ability to meet time-sensitive deadlines.
  • Ability to report directly to the EIC twice a month with detailed reports of findings and contact info.
  • Generally socially conscious individual.

This position will be for 10-15 hours per week beginning in January 2017 – April 2017. Email resume and cover letter to Blacknerdproblems@gmail.com with subject heading: RESEARCH INTERN.

Social Media Intern

Calling all meme masters and gif gods! Is your social media follower count OVER 9,000? Got an unbeatable hashtag game? Black Nerd Problems is seeking an incredible Social Media Intern to join our staff and we want you!

What We Require:

  • Background in Communication, Writing, or other related discipline.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Proficiency with platforms such as Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, Reddit, Hootsuite, etc.
  • Organized, with an ability to meet time-sensitive deadlines.
  • Ability to report directly to the EIC twice a month with detailed reports of findings and contact info.
  • Generally socially conscious individual.

This position will be for 10-15 hours per week beginning in January 2017 – April 2017. Email resume and cover letter to Blacknerdproblems@gmail.com with subject heading: SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN.