GivePulse Careers

Want to build amazing features and products? Or want to improve community? Do you love building scalable systems? Or want to scale community efforts? If you want to change the world (literally for the better, not like a compression algorithm in the TV series “Silicon Valley”), you may be what we are looking for. We are seeking creative, passionate, and driven developers and biz ops folks to join our growing team.

From a product standpoint: The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of software architecture, web applications, design patterns, data structures, algorithms, software development best practices and have strong PHP development experience.

From a business standpoint: The ideal candidate will have a deep interest towards scaling our business operations to help market, consult and support our platform.

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Celebrating holidays like Halloween

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Volunteering and finding time to spend it with the animals

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Playing our favorite team activity and game: Mafia!

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Went to San Antonio and marched with thousands for MLK!

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Celebrating during our traveling and local camps & retreats

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Benefits

  • 401k with 3.5% Matching
  • Monthly Volunteer Time Off or Flexible Scheduling
  • Medical Insurance + Disability Benefits Paid For You + Family. We also cover your Dental and Vision too.
  • We welcome and celebrate all holidays!
  • Pets (ideally hypoallergenic) are welcome at the office (when it is safe during this COVID-19 era)
  • Due to COVID-19, we are all working remotely. For those who need it, we have available, a safe and regularly
    cleaned office space for parents or those who need it. We also have branded face masks :)


Senior Software Engineer

Qualifications / Requirements

  • 5+ years of PHP experience
  • 5+ years of MySQL
  • You are a trusted engineer with Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent degree, or has relevant work experience
  • Expert Knowledge of CSS, DHTML, HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, and AJAX
  • Experience with MVC frameworks, Yii and Laravel experience a plus
  • Experience with Git/SVN
  • AWS tools such as EC2, RDS, S3, Cloudfront, CloudSearch etc.,
  • Google Cloud tools like Registry, Kerbenetes etc.,
  • Ability to create RESTful services
  • Create unit and integration tests to fully test and regress software
  • You find a work-around when there is no work-around
  • Strong at analyzing information
  • Great problem solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience in a fast-paced work environment. You ship quality code quickly
  • A product-first approach to building software. You care about the real world functionality of your programming
  • Other startup experience is a plus

You should seriously consider applying if you are also good at any of the following:

  • You can write pseudocode or straight up code on the whiteboard
  • You built and launched your own application
  • For fun, you play with new technologies
  • Your friends contact you to solve challenging puzzles
  • You are like a chameleon between Front-End and Back-End, but you do have a preference

Your day-job won't be to restyle buttons and take orders from a manager. You'll be creating unique interfaces, talking with users, making critical product decisions, and staying actively involved in the direction of the company. You will be leading our mobile efforts and have a huge influence on the product. Your contributions will immediately impact millions of users.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS

DOE. We offer competitive pay / equity / benefits and other perks. Ground floor opportunity as an early member of the GivePulse team; you’ll directly shape the direction of our company. Most importantly you will be building a platform to empower millions of users to engage in the community and activating thousands of nonprofits (your local food pantry or animal center), social impact organizations (your local advocacy group), businesses (Fortune 500s and small businesses), universities (Ivy Leagues and Flag Ship) and cities (like Austin).

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To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to careers@givepulse.com


Software Engineer II

Qualifications / Requirements

  • 3+ years of PHP experience
  • 3+ years of MySQL
  • You are a trusted engineer with Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent degree, or has relevant work experience
  • Expert Knowledge of CSS, DHTML, HTML5, JavaScript, jQuery, and AJAX
  • Experience with MVC frameworks, Yii and Laravel experience a plus
  • Experience with Git/SVN
  • AWS tools such as EC2, RDS, S3, Cloudfront, CloudSearch etc.,
  • Google Cloud tools like Registry, Kerbenetes etc.,
  • Ability to create RESTful services
  • Create unit and integration tests to fully test and regress software
  • You find a work-around when there is no work-around
  • Strong at analyzing information
  • Great problem solving skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience in a fast-paced work environment. You ship quality code quickly
  • A product-first approach to building software. You care about the real world functionality of your programming
  • Other startup experience is a plus

You should seriously consider applying if you are also good at any of the following:

  • You can write pseudocode or straight up code on the whiteboard
  • You built and launched your own application
  • For fun, you play with new technologies
  • Your friends contact you to solve challenging puzzles
  • You are like a chameleon between Front-End and Back-End, but you do have a preference

Your day-job won't be to restyle buttons and take orders from a manager. You'll be creating unique interfaces, talking with users, making critical product decisions, and staying actively involved in the direction of the company. You will be leading our mobile efforts and have a huge influence on the product. Your contributions will immediately impact millions of users.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS

DOE. We offer competitive pay / equity / benefits and other perks. Ground floor opportunity as an early member of the GivePulse team; you’ll directly shape the direction of our company. Most importantly you will be building a platform to empower millions of users to engage in the community and activating thousands of nonprofits (your local food pantry or animal center), social impact organizations (your local advocacy group), businesses (Fortune 500s and small businesses), universities (Ivy Leagues and Flag Ship) and cities (like Austin).

APPLY NOW

To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to careers@givepulse.com


UI/UX Designer

Qualifications / Requirements

We are seeking a UI/UX designer who behaves like a magician/wizard. When they wave their wand on any of our interfaces... it immediately delights us and the clients. The UI/UX designers will be creative, passionate, and driven, can be starting off in their career or has a ton of experience to join our growing team. The ideal candidate(s) has what it takes to intuitively solve problems, design mockups/workflows, cut down complex problems and will bring their thorough attention to detail helping our team improve the platform. Everything the designer touches will delight our teammates and clients.

What the UI/UX Designer does every day:

  • Interact with C-Level executives
  • Work directly with our tech, business and product team
  • Be the Designer, UX researcher and occasionally even the engineer or developer to help our product team
  • Seek out poor and complex workflows/designs/interfaces and redesign them. Make your mark as our go to designer and customer delightness.
  • Continue learning and striving to know everything inside and out about the product and technology and how it impacts the end user experience
  • Collaborate with engineers, business folks and product to create intuitive, user-friendly interfaces.

You should apply if you meet or exceed the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience.
  • You thrive on feedback and challenges. Specifically, you welcome creative and technical feedback and can design MVPs in phases and a fully flushed out product.
  • 1-3+ years of UI/UX design work experience, preferably including technical products for both technical and non-technical users (IT, software engineers, developers, etc.).
  • Experience creating wireframes, high-fidelity mockups, and clickable prototypes. And taking wireframes from paper to a high fidelity prototype on Photoshop or Illustrator
  • Ability to design, engineer and build a website from scratch or be comfortable editing a CMS like Wordpress
  • Experience in information design and data visualization, with a demonstrated ability to clearly express complex information.
  • Experience or interest in performing user research, user mapping, and presenting results.
  • Experience using web analytics data to inform design decisions. And on occasions, you make great gut design decisions without the data.

You should seriously consider applying if any of the following applies to you:

  • You have a strong understanding of HTML/CSS/Javascript and how the backend systems work
  • You know Bootstrap and the nuances of developing a website
  • When confronted with 2 great designs, you can articulate the differences and know (or have strong opinions) which one is better
  • When it makes sense, your idea of fun involves ensuring websites and designs are pixel perfect
  • You look at a marketing asset and can see alignment issues with the margins or padding
  • You have an interest and passion in volunteering and community engagement issues

This position might not be for you if you:

  • Don’t like working on or juggling multiple projects at once
  • Would rather reach a pixel perfect solution before revealing your ideas to the team
  • Work better in structured environments and have trouble with ambiguity and uncertainty

COMPENSATION

DOE. We offer competitive pay / equity / benefits and other perks. Ground floor opportunity as an early member of the GivePulse team; you’ll directly shape the direction of our company. Most importantly you will be building a platform to empower millions of users to engage in the community and activating thousands of nonprofits (your local food pantry or animal center), social impact organizations (your local advocacy group), businesses (Fortune 500s and small businesses), universities (Ivy Leagues and Flag Ship) and cities (like Austin).

APPLY NOW

To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to careers@givepulse.com


Community Outreach & Ambassador Coordinator

Qualifications / Requirements

We are seeking creative, passionate, and driven community growth ninjas to join our growing team. The ideal candidate has what it takes to intuitively solve problems, hypnotize and solve client issues, and will bring their thorough attention to detail when working with community organization and technology issues. In short, you make our community partners successful.

What Community Outreach & Ambassador Coordinator does every day:

  • Interact with C-Level executives
  • Work directly with our tech and product team
  • Perform site visits and training when and where it makes sense and is safe for all parties (facemasks available with video conferencing tools)
  • Continue learning and striving to know everything inside and out about the product and technology
  • Communicate customer concerns to the support and product team

You should apply if you are good at the following:

  • Problem solving and knowing when there are problems
  • Getting, translating, and communicating feedback from customers
  • Talking on the phone, webinar, virtual conference, leaving voicemails, and writing emails that make people fall in love with you
  • Generally convincing people to do things they don't want to do
  • Any kind of sales (if, for example, all you need is eye contact at the mall,or if you have ever had a conversation that ended in the other person saying, Why yes, of course I'll get all the hardcover editions of the Encyclopedia)

You should seriously consider applying if any of the following applies to you:

  • You excel at presenting with or without PowerPoint via webinars, while keeping everyone on the call awake (for, like, 70% of the call-- we'll be practical here)
  • You know how to manage onboarding (or having actually used the word "onboarding" in a conversation with a real person)
  • Your idea of fun involves using SugarCRM (or any other complex CRM) to track customer and company wins
  • Your friends call you to help them solve tough problems
  • You have an interest and passion in volunteering and community engagement issues

COMPENSATION

DOE. We offer competitive pay / equity / benefits and other perks. Ground floor opportunity as an early member of the GivePulse team; you’ll directly shape the direction of our company. Most importantly you will be building a platform to empower millions of users to engage in the community and activating thousands of nonprofits (your local food pantry or animal center), social impact organizations (your local advocacy group), businesses (Fortune 500s and small businesses), universities (Ivy Leagues and Flag Ship) and cities (like Austin).

APPLY NOW

To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to careers@givepulse.com


Community Success & Support Coordinator

Qualifications / Requirements

We are seeking creative, passionate, and driven community success and support ninjas to join our growing team. The ideal candidate has what it takes to intuitively solve problems and knows when to consult their team, and will bring their thorough attention to detail when working with community organization and technology issues.

What Community Success & Support Coordinator does every day:

  • Empathize with our customers and know how to put yourself in their shoes
  • Field and route inbound emails/calls from our customers, ensuring that we get back to them quickly and with high quality
  • Provide personalized support that aligns with our company brand and voice, directly impacting our customer retention
  • Work directly with our tech and product team
  • Identify trends and areas for improvement, so we can continually serve customers better
  • Continue learning and striving to know everything inside and outside about the product and technology
  • Take ownership of your results by driving high quality customer service, resulting in meeting or exceeding the monthly goals associated with the role every month

You should apply if you are good at the following:

  • Problem solving and knowing when there are problems
  • Solving problems even when the dependencies are controlled by others
  • Getting, translating, and communicating feedback from customers
  • Talking on the phone, leaving voicemails, and writing emails that make people fall in love with you
  • Generally convincing people to do things they don't want to do
  • Multi-tasking and juggling multiple items in parallel

You should seriously consider applying if any of the following applies to you:

  • You know how to manage onboarding (or having actually used the word "onboarding" in a conversation with a real person)
  • Your idea of fun involves figuring out why someone is doing it one way, when they clearly should be doing it another way
  • Your friends call you to help them solve tough problems
  • You have an interest and passion in volunteering and community engagement issues

COMPENSATION

DOE. We offer competitive pay / equity / benefits and other perks. Ground floor opportunity as an early member of the GivePulse team; you’ll directly shape the direction of our company. Most importantly you will be building a platform to empower millions of users to engage in the community and activating thousands of nonprofits (your local food pantry or animal center), social impact organizations (your local advocacy group), businesses (Fortune 500s and small businesses), universities (Ivy Leagues and Flag Ship) and cities (like Austin).

APPLY NOW

To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to careers@givepulse.com


Tell us what we should create for you?

Qualifications / Requirements

At the end of the day, if there isn't currently a job that meets your current skillsets, tell us what you think we are missing. Or tell us how you can complement and help us. We seek intuitive individuals who work well in a team setting and can help amplify our work and address tough problems.

A few key themes we look for:

  • Your friends consider you a problem solver
  • You work well by yourself and in a team setting
  • You meet and exceed expectations (aka the status quo doesn't cut it for you)
  • You care about helping others and have passions on specific policy issues
  • You vote (or if you don't, you have a valid and intellectual reason for this choice)

COMPENSATION

Compensation based on experience and value add to the team

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To apply, send a cover letter and your resume to careers@givepulse.com