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Front End Developer

San Diego or Remote

Classy's Professional Services team is hiring an Engineer to build, extend, and customize our fundraising products to meet the needs of our diverse non-profit client base. The ideal candidate is extremely proficient in front-end development yet understands the full stack and would enjoy working in a fast paced start-up environment. 

What you’ll do:

  • Analyze, design, and develop software through delivering clean, maintainable code.
  • Be a team champion for front-end development best practices.
  • Work within an Agile environment to develop web-based software solutions.
  • Learn and grow your skills by working collaboratively with an experienced and engaged professional services team.
  • Participate in an engineering culture of “always be learning” where the sharing and learning from failures is celebrated and the giving and receiving of constructive candid feedback is highly encouraged. 

What you bring (Required):

  • 2+ years of professional front-end software development experience with web-based technologies
  • Proficiency with Javascript, jQuery, HTML, CSS
  • Familiarity with AngularJS and/or NodeJS
  • Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical subtasks.
  • Experience with code versioning tools (GIT/Bitbucket).
  • A sense of quality, and sharp engineering skills with strong computer science fundamentals.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent work experience.

What would be awesome to have (Preferred):

  • Experience with Scrum/Agile development methodologies.
  • Experience developing javascript based DOM manipulations on top of an AngularJS web application
  • Experience working with cloud computing services

Our amazing perks!

  • Unlimited/flexible paid time off (PTO)
  • Generous company holiday schedule
  • 10 company half-days annually
  • 20 hours of paid volunteer time off/impact hours
  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance, available day one
  • Generous employer contribution towards Medical/Dental/Vision
  • 401(k) plan and 3% employer match 
  • Generous parental leave benefits
  • Paid sabbatical leave for every 4 years at Classy
  • Access to virtual wellbeing apps like Headspace and Ginger
  • Variety of employee discounts (including gym membership and bar/restaurant discounts)
  • Professional development and learning stipends 
  • Work from home stipend while working remote due to COVID-19
  • Downtown office with views of Petco Park and the ocean (and dog friendly!)
  • Monthly parking pass, public transit pass or rideshare allowance when commuting to the office


About Classy 

Classy is a B Corp Certified social enterprise that helps nonprofit organizations maximize their impact through a suite of world-class, online fundraising tools to accelerate social impact around the world. Based in San Diego, CA and trusted by organizations of all sizes, from the fastest-growing nonprofits like Team Rubicon and The Trevor Project, to some of the world's largest social organizations, such as The Salvation Army, Robin Hood Foundation, and Shriners Hospitals for Children, nonprofits use Classy’s platform to raise money, engage their communities, and advance their missions. Since 2011, Classy has powered tens of millions of donations from over 190 countries and raised over $2 billion for social good. Classy also hosts the Collaborative conference and the Classy Awards to spotlight the innovative work nonprofits are implementing around the globe. For more information, visit or follow Classy on Twitter @Classy. 


Dedication to Diversity 

Classy is working toward building a more diverse and inclusive environment that is representative of individuals of all backgrounds, experiences, and lifestyles, allowing all employees to feel comfortable being their true, authentic selves in a space that enables productivity and meaningful work.

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