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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Some of us who suprisingly got the "Memo"

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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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Join us with some swag!

Celebrating during our traveling and local camps & retreats

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Cooking a storm with halal meat, veggies, and gluten free dessert

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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

We must build bridges, collaborate and empathize

We at GivePulse are committed to a policy of equal opportunity and non-discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, veteran status, age or disability, as protected by law, in all programs and activities and conditions of employment. GivePulse is especially interested in candidates who will take ownership and responsibility to exceed expectations, contribute to open dialogue, build bridges and foster a climate supporting equity, diversity, and belonging. GivePulse is an anti-racist organization. All positions will actively promote diversity, belonging and equity through critical and compassionate communication and strategic outreach efforts to colleagues, partners and institutions (e.g., historically under-represented, first-generation, DACA recipients, LGBTQ community).

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, Kubernetes 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).


Software Engineer II

We must build bridges, collaborate and empathize

We at GivePulse are committed to a policy of equal opportunity and non-discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sexual orientation, religion, sex, gender, gender identity, veteran status, age or disability, as protected by law, in all programs and activities and conditions of employment. GivePulse is especially interested in candidates who will take ownership and responsibility to exceed expectations, contribute to open dialogue, build bridges and foster a climate supporting equity, diversity, and belonging. GivePulse is an anti-racist organization. All positions will actively promote diversity, belonging and equity through critical and compassionate communication and strategic outreach efforts to colleagues, partners and institutions (e.g., historically under-represented, first-generation, DACA recipients, LGBTQ community).

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, Kubernetes 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).


Product Designer (UI/UX)

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.
  • 2+ 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 ($50,000 - $90,000 a year). 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 Online
Ends COB Nov 30th, 2021

Sales Development Representative

GivePulse is the platform for collective impact

We are seeking a qualified candidate to raise awareness and generate interest for GivePulse.

Responsibilities of the Sales Development Representative include, but are not limited to:

  • Reach out to leads (community organizers) to convey GivePulse's value proposition
  • Raise awareness and generate interest for GivePulse through cold calling, emails, and social outreach to prospective customers
  • Convert qualified leads into scheduled product demos with your Account Executives
  • Meet or exceed assigned daily activity minimums of 40 calls and 20 emails per day
  • Collaborate with team members to share and learn from best practices and improve overall effectiveness and efficiency within the role and team
  • Become a power user of GivePulse's platform

Qualifications

  • You’ve done some selling in the past and have the ability and desire to become great at software sales
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional fluency in English
  • You want to win and you find motivation in temporary setbacks and have a high degree of resilience
  • You don’t believe in settling, you find ways to overachieve and keep improving
  • Your ability to learn is off the charts and you are hungry for more
  • Your work ethic is unmatched - anything you don’t know you’ll make up with hard work.
  • You love connecting with people online, on the phone, and face-to-face
  • 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 a 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 & 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 Online
    Ends COB Dec 10th, 2021

    Bilingual Sales Development Representative (Spanish)

    GivePulse is the platform for collective impact

    We are seeking a qualified candidate to raise awareness and generate interest for GivePulse in Latin America and beyond. This is a remote position. A primary focus of this role will be to assist GivePulse in its outreach and growth in Mexico and Latin America. We invite native or highly proficient Spanish speakers with a dominance of the English language to consider applying.

    Responsibilities of the Bilingual Sales Development Representative include, but are not limited to:

    • Reach out to leads (community organizers) to convey GivePulse's value proposition
    • Raise awareness and generate interest for GivePulse through cold calling, emails, and social outreach to prospective customers
    • Convert qualified leads into scheduled product demos with your Account Executives
    • Meet or exceed assigned daily activity minimums of 40 calls and 20 emails per day
    • Collaborate with team members to share and learn from best practices and improve overall effectiveness and efficiency within the role and team
    • Become a power user of GivePulse's platform

    Qualifications

  • You’ve done some selling in the past and have the ability and desire to become great at software sales
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Professional fluency in English and Spanish
  • You want to win and you find motivation in temporary setbacks and have a high degree of resilience
  • You don’t believe in settling, you find ways to overachieve and keep improving
  • Your ability to learn is off the charts and you are hungry for more
  • Your work ethic is unmatched - anything you don’t know you’ll make up with hard work.
  • You love connecting with people online, on the phone, and face-to-face
  • 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 a 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 & 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 Online
    Ends COB Dec 10th, 2021