Impactive (formerly Outvote)

Political/civic tech helping progressive campaigns organize & mobilize

Open Call for Engineers

Location
Remote / Remote
Job Type
Full-time
Experience
Any (new grads ok)
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Naseem Makiya
Naseem Makiya
Founder

About the role


PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR RESUME HERE: https://airtable.com/shrMhsPfXjDEBN7AU


We're always searching for talented engineers! Share your resume with us if you're interested in any type of engineering role at Impactive; we'll let you know if there's a fit with a need on our team.

Our tech stack includes: Ruby on Rails, Sidekiq, RSpec, React, React Native, Expo, Elasticsearch, Redis, Heroku, New Relic, Github, Travis CI, and Airbrake.

About Impactive

Impactive, backed by YCombinator and Higher Ground Labs, was founded in 2017 as a get-out-the-vote tool for Democrats. The Impactive product has since expanded to become a full-service platform allowing any campaign or cause to engage in distributed organizing.

In the 2018 midterms, volunteers contacted over 1 million voters using Impactive. In 2020, we scaled significantly to meet the demand of this unprecedented election cycle. We’ve worked with over 500 clients nationwide, and volunteers have sent over 100 million text messages on behalf of Planned Parenthood, the DCCC, SEIU, Community Change, When We All Vote, Greenpeace, and campaigns up and down the ballot. Our work has been featured in The New York Times, Washington Post, TechCrunch, Fast Company, and many more.

In 2021, Impactive will expand its platform further into nonprofit, advocacy, and additional markets. This will be an exciting time to play a critical role in helping shape the direction for what’s coming next. We will continue to prioritize our progressive values while building a feature-rich platform that will broaden our reach across the impact space.


PLEASE SUBMIT YOUR RESUME HERE: https://airtable.com/shrMhsPfXjDEBN7AU


Why you should join Impactive (formerly Outvote)

Impactive, backed by YCombinator and Higher Ground Labs, was founded in 2017 as a get-out-the-vote tool for Democrats. The Impactive product has since expanded to become a full-service platform allowing any campaign or cause to engage in distributed organizing.

In the 2018 midterms, volunteers contacted over 1 million voters using Impactive. In 2020, we scaled significantly to meet the demand of this unprecedented election cycle. We’ve worked with over 500 clients nationwide, and volunteers have sent over 100 million text messages on behalf of Planned Parenthood, the DCCC, SEIU, Community Change, When We All Vote, Greenpeace, and campaigns up and down the ballot. Our work has been featured in The New York Times, Washington Post, TechCrunch, Fast Company, and many more.

In 2021, Impactive will expand its platform further into nonprofit, advocacy, and additional markets. This will be an exciting time to play a critical role in helping shape the direction for what’s coming next. We will continue to prioritize our progressive values while building a feature-rich platform that will broaden our reach across the impact space.