Join Our Team

This cross-sector team of 160 individuals provides the perspective BDT needs to develop workable solutions to complex systems issues. If you are interested in being a part of our team, check out our Glassdoor page and our open positions.

BDT staff hail from the non-profit, for-profit, government, and academic sectors.

BDT is a rapidly growing team of uniquely talented individuals who are invested in making benefits access easier for people in need.

Lead Software Engineer

Benefits Data Trust is looking for an engineer to join our team onsite in Center City, Philadelphia. We are looking for creative, compassionate individuals who want to use their love for technology to positively affect the lives of others. You’ll be working on a suite of products referred to as PRISM. PRISM Contact Center is the CRM and benefit estimation tool that powers our call center, and has empowered BDT’s benefit specialists to aid over 500,000 people find the help they need. PRISM Community is a browser based SaaS product for Community Based Organizations, which enables face-to-face screenings for public benefits, like SNAP and Medicaid. PRISM Direct interacts with clients themselves; empowering those in need to self-screen a comprehensive set of benefits and submit documents on their own.

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Benefits Outreach Specialist

If you have a commitment to serve others and love to solve problems you’re already off to a great start for our BOS position, but that’s not all you’ll need. You’ll also need supreme customer service skills, outstanding time management, strong computer skills, the ability to multi-task and practice empathy consistently.

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Policy Manager

BDT is looking for a Policy Manager to help lead its system change efforts and build BDT’s reputation as a thought leader in the benefits access space. The Policy Manager is responsible for policy research and internal policy review to advance BDT’s policy agenda. The Policy Manager will work with the Director of Policy to develop innovative strategies to help streamline access to benefits in multiple states. As part of the Office of Strategy, s/he will support program design, process improvement, and evaluation efforts to ensure consistent application of policy rules in all benefit programs. S/he will supervise and coach one or more Policy Coordinators to ensure the Policy Department is responsive to the needs of all internal and external stakeholders. The Policy Manager will also serve as BDT’s Privacy Officer.

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