4 Nov 2011

Full-Time Lead Drupal/PHP Developer Needed in an Energetic, Young Social Startup In Boston!

GivingSomeThing, Inc. – Posted by MikeStoneBoston, Massachusetts, United States

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Job Description


Job Description:

GivingSomeThing helps donors send real goods to nonprofits and is looking for a lead developer to head their development operations. This job puts you on an open-minded, energetic, and motivated team of social entrepreneurs in the early stages of building a new, innovative source for online donations. GivingSomeThing was recently incorporated in August, 2011 and will launch in early-November, 2011. Design and development have been contracted to a superb group in California through initial launch and a full-time developer is needed to continue their work and further innovate this brand new donation source for nonprofits.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Expert LAMP skill set and experience
  • Skilled knowledge of Drupal
  • Capable in HTML, JavaScript, and CSS
  • Knowledge of XML, JSON, JQuery, Ajax are a bonus
  • An innovative, creative mind
  • Hard-working, and committed personality
  • Someone who believes in giving back to others and wants to make a difference
  • Someone who wants to grab a beer or two after a hard day’s work.


Work from home is okay as long as you live in the area, but we expect a full-time commitment

Company Description:

GivingSomeThing helps donors give tangible goods to nonprofits, improving the connections that a donor has to a nonprofit, while increasing the donor base of the nonprofit.
There are three steps:

  1. Create a Wishlist: Nonprofits create a Wishlist on GivingSomeThing with the exact goods that they need.  
  2. Supporters Give: Donors browse Wishlists, add goods to their Give Basket, and checkout with a credit card.
  3. Goods Ship: Nonprofits receive a notification email, the donor receives a receipt for tax-deduction purposes, and our suppliers ship the goods directly to the nonprofit’s address.


How to Apply

To apply, email Mike@GivingSomeThing.com with your resume and a brief description of who you are, and why you would be a good fit for GivingSomeThing.

Job Categories: Engineering. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: developer, drupal, programmer, and startup.

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