Web Developer

Bergen County, NJ Full-time

Job Title: Web Developer

Reports To: Director of Engineering


Charity Navigator applies data science, financial analysis, and managerial expertise to evaluate many of America’s largest nonprofit organizations on their financial and governance practices. Charity Navigator does not charge the organizations we evaluate, ensuring unbiased evaluations, nor does it charge the public for this trusted data. As a result, Charity Navigator, a 501(c)(3) public charity itself, depends on support from individuals, corporations, and foundations that believe it provides a much-needed service to America's charitable givers.

You will work alongside the members of our small but dedicated Technology team. You will help drive user experience, web design, and website development across the software development lifecycle. You will be supporting and expanding our existing website while also working on new tools that will help define the next version of Charity Navigator’s award-winning website. This position reports to our Director of Engineering.

Essential functions of the position include but are not limited to:

  • Design and UX for our site and other tools
  • Collaborate with non-tech staff, adding content and building functionality
  • Develop and support web applications using HTML5, Javascript, SASS
  • Support of and ongoing work on our existing Coldfusion based site
  • Work on new projects and experiments primarily in React, using JSON APIs for data


  • You have an understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS and experience with SASS.
  • You are proficient in JavaScript, familiar with jQuery and have worked with React.
  • You are passionate about the non-profit sector, want to help donors and charities find each other and make better decisions.
  • You are excited to join us in our fun, casual office in Glen Rock, NJ

Do you want to play a role in helping charities raise more money by helping donors feel more comfortable in their decisions to give? Do you love technology and want to find a way to give back using your talents? Are you looking to work in a small group setting, with generous benefits, real work/life balance, and a casual, friendly environment? Then you should apply today!

Charity Navigator is proud to offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision coverage, Simple IRA with Employer Match. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.