New York State seeking tech talent for its COVID-19 technology SWAT team

In a push to combat the growing coronavirus pandemic, New York State has called upon leaders from all industries for help. It has specifically asked for volunteers from the tech community through an open call for contributions from individuals and organizations to help form its "COVID-19 Technology Swat Team".

NYS is seeking "impactful solutions and skilled tech employees" to help state authorities develop and build technology solutions that will accelerate and amplify the response to COVID-19. Specifically seeking those with professional experience in "product management, software development / engineering, hardware deployment & end-user support, data science, operations management, design, or other similar areas." Assembled SWAT teams will assist in the state''s coronavirus response for three-month service deployments and address issues in technology, operations, analytics and communications.

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