Website Architecture/Backend Engineer
Business Unit: Product Development
UniversalGiving® is an award-winning website allowing people to donate and volunteer with top performing vetted projects all over the world. 100% goes directly to the cause. UniversalGiving Corporate provides Strategy, Operations, and NGO Vetting to scale companies’ CSR programs in more than 120 countries; our Corporate Services allow us to become self-sustaining. UniversalGiving has been featured on the homepage of Bloomberg, Oprah.com, CBS, The Wall Street Journal, and The New York Times.
UniversalGiving is rebuilding the website and our goal is to have volunteers and donors have life changing experiences and creating a strong community where every single NGO partner feels cared for, heard and promoted. Our new site must be robust, have excellent performance and the ability to facilitate millions of transactions of giving and volunteering.
UniversalGiving is looking for a website backend engineer with 7+ years of experience designing and implementing the large-scale system architecture and backend of an e-commerce website from scratch. The candidate must have excellent programming skills and experience in scalable cloud hosting solutions such as AWS or Azure to develop and maintain functional, stable and secure web applications. You will develop the entire architecture and backend of the website using Java(Spring) or Python(Django), MySQL, Bootstrap (preferably Bootstrap4), HTML5, React/Flux (possibly Angular2/Angular4 including Typescript), CSS3 for the new website, so experience with these technologies is a must.
Technologies & Skills
Email your resume, cover letter and references to firstname.lastname@example.org with "Website Architecture Engineer" in the subject line. In your cover letter, please describe your experience in building web-based marketplaces and your specific role.
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis. No phone calls, please.
UniversalGiving™ is committed to understanding and representing the diverse populations it serves worldwide. Members of all ages, genders, sexual orientations, races, ethnicities, nationalities, physical abilities or disabilities, religions or beliefs, and cultures are welcome as employees and volunteers in our organization. We believe that a diverse team will best serve our diverse populations.