Software Engineer, Full Stack

  • Engineering
  • Full- time
  • San Francisco, CA, USA
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With over 240 million users in 196 countries, Change.org is the world’s largest technology platform for social change. We’re a social impact business, and we’re aiming to build a world where no one is powerless and where creating change is a part of everyday life.

Our user base is diverse, and we want our staff to reflect that. We’re dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive workforce by setting aggressive targets in our recruiting process and having regular, all-hands meetings on unconscious bias and diversity strategy.

The team is high impact, low ego and incredibly inspiring.

The role
As a Software Engineer in our San Francisco office, you'll be part of a close-knit functional team composed of a product manager, designer and 3-5 engineers. You’ll use your full stack skills to build the Change.org website, focusing on our amplification efforts to drive virality and bring users in from email and 3rd party networks such as Facebook, WhatsApp, and popular social networks in various countries.


Must haves:

  • Effective collaboration within team, with partner groups and across regions
  • Take ownership of - and be responsible for - results
  • Clearly articulate technical details to a variety of audiences
  • Curiosity and drive to learn
  • Embody a teacher mentality by regularly educating less experienced engineers
  • Effective participation in engineering task estimation
  • Adaptability in the face of new information, requirements or learnings

Experience & Skills:

  • Experience working with leading JavaScript frameworks like React, Backbone, or Angular
  • Experience with Node.js
  • Experience with CSS preprocessors like LESS or SASS
  • Understanding of unit, integration, and end-to-end testing
  • Understanding of caching strategies
  • Proficiency with Git or other distributed version control systems
  • Proficiency with browser developer tools
  • Solid understanding of web performance

This is a full time opportunity based in San Francisco, CA, USA.

Change.org is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace. We encourage applicants of different backgrounds, cultures, genders, experiences, abilities and perspectives to apply.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, age, physical disability, or length of time spent unemployed.

We’re working for a world where no one is powerless, and where creating change is a part of everyday life. We’re just getting started, and we hope you’ll join us.

Change.org Careers

Outsized impact

Change.org is the fastest growing social change organization in the world, empowering more than 50 million people to create change in their communities.

Amazing people

We are building a world-class team of technologists and creatives along with the most accomplished team of social movement creators in the world.

Extraordinary benefits

Plenty of vacation

Personal growth