System administrator - 6 month internship

  As soon as possible             


Your tasks

Maintenance and enhancement of the existing server infrastructure:

  • configuration and deployment of a few open source tools (DemocracyOS, Drupal8, Consul)
  • recurring backup realizations
  • occasional interventions (log verifications).

Another goal of this internship is to automate these tasks.

Cloud / SAAS type infrastructure setup :

  • costs evaluation
  • platform deployment
  • image packaging of our different tools
  • management and deployment tools.

Our technical manager will accompany you along these different tasks. He has over ten years of experience.


The attributes we are looking for are: curiosity and audacity.

  • That is the willingness to learn about new technologies
  • with a first experience on a specific project (whether it was a personnal one or within a company)
  • willingness to assimilate within a pluri-disciplinar team - interests for civic techs and democratic initiatives.


Expected 2/3 years post-graduation

About our company

Open Source Politics is a solidarity economy company that builds open source civic tech tools to imrpove public participation. We provide technical as well as methodological support to public and private stakeholders in their online / offline participation processes. We take part in different types of projects: public consultations, participatory budgets, collaborative decision-making etc.

Our action is guided by the principles of open government: transparency, participation and cooperation. We are also co-founders of several civic tech projects : DemocracyOS France, Democracy Earth, les hackathons Open Democracy Now.

Practical informations

Duration: 3 to 6 months / full time. This is a paid internship Location: Volumes Coworking

  • 78 rue Compans
  • Paris 19
  • Tube station: Place des Fêtes

Apply sending your CV and an introduction email to