Join our team!

When you work for Autism Speaks, you’re part of a dedicated team of people who work every day to create a world where all people with autism can reach their full potential. Help us enhance lives today and accelerate a spectrum of solutions for tomorrow by joining our team.

Our Culture:


We aim to be an employer of choice by promoting a creative, innovative, collaborative, inclusive, kind and fun work environment.


We are an organization that recognizes and values the importance of driving Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, Belonging and Access in every aspect of the employee’s work experience.


Our staff embody our five core competencies in their everyday interactions both internally and externally: Building Collaborative Relationships, Professional Behavior, Results Driven, Customer Orientation, and Flexibility.


We provide a competitive compensation, benefit and vacation package. We offer flex work hours, weekly training sessions, tuition reimbursement and summer bonus Fridays.


Manager, Public Policy

Washington, DC

Director, State Government Affairs

Albany, NY or other locations

Corporate Initiatives

Manager, Corporate Initiatives

Home based, located near a major airport

Director, Corporate Initiatives

Home based, Dallas, TX or Chicago, IL or other locations

Field Development

Director, Field Development - New York City

Home based, NYC

Senior Fundraising Coordinator- National Capital 

Baltimore, MD, Washington DC Metro or Richmond, VA

Manager, Field Development - Heartland (Kansas City & St. Louis)

St. Louis, MO

Marketing, Communications & Digital 

Manager, Communications & Public Relations

NY Metro Area / flexible and remote

President's Office

President & Chief Executive Officer

U.S. based, located near a major airport


Project Manager, Clinical Programs & Science Grants 

Tri-State Area (PA, DE, NJ) 


Learn more about our current internship opportunities!

Advocacy Intern

Washington, DC

Digital Strategy Intern

U.S. based / remote

Science Grants Programs Intern

U.S. based / remote

Other Ways to Get Involved

Not job hunting but looking to get involved with our cause? Learn about other opportunities to support Autism Speaks.

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