Kiva's mission is to connect people through lending to alleviate poverty. We work at the intersection of technology, business and love...and we're just getting started.

We’ve helped more than 1.4 million people around the world (so far) and earned fans like former President Bill Clinton, Oprah, and comedians Louis C.K. and Amy Poehler along the way!

Current Openings

If you're passionate about Kiva, check out the available positions below.

Engineering
Quality Assurance Engineer (172-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Senior Software Engineer - Core Financial Services (159-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Senior Software Engineer, Front End (173-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Software Engineer (188-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Software Engineer, Full Stack (171-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Marketing & Communications
Digital Marketing Manager (189-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Microfinance - Portfolio & Operations
Portfolio Manager, Africa (182-557) Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Portfolio Manager, Southeast Asia (184-557) Bangkok, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon [Bangkok], Thailand
People
Talent Attraction Manager (186-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Volunteer/Internship
Kiva Information Systems and Security Internship (185-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Kiva Strategy and Operations Intern (187-557) San Francisco, California, United States

We provide a comprehensive benefits package for all of our employees, including coverage for 100% of employee premiums for health, dental and vision insurance, and a 401(k) plan with a company match. Employees are also eligible to a one-week paid trip abroad to see our mission in action after being at Kiva for a year. 

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Volunteer opportunities: We’re looking for our next class of interns. Or support Kiva in the field through our prestigious fellowships. Volunteer remotely on one of Kiva's editing or translation teams, or lead a team of volunteers online.

What Kivans have to say

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As an employee you gain insights into communities that we serve all over the world, and you even get to visit them to see how Kiva loans are working in the field! My global view has definitely been re-shaped by working at Kiva, and it motivates me when I hear about the unique partnerships that we are forming, and the opportunities that we are providing for borrowers. —Cherry Mangat, Product Manager

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Here work doesn't feel like work. —Elizabeth Garcia, People & Culture Intern

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Kiva not only provides such a perfect blend of tech and microfinance, but it’s an awesome organization where you get to work with some of the smartest, most creative and compassionate colleagues of diverse backgrounds. —David Kitusa, Senior Portfolio Manager, Africa

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Our mission attracts good people who are great to work with. And it doesn’t hurt that the problems I get to tackle are challenging and engaging. —Tim Ledlie, Senior Software Engineer

Learn More

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Rethinking how we give A 90-second overview of what Kiva is all about.

Since Kiva was founded in 2005:

  • 893,231 loans made
  • $714,609,325 total loaned
  • 1,299,156 lenders
  • 1,656,947 borrowers

We envision a world where all people – even in the most remote areas of the globe – hold the power to create opportunity for themselves and others. Kiva lives and breathes a mission to connect millions of people around the world through lending to alleviate poverty. We are nearly 700 strong, including full-time staff members and volunteers across the globe. Join us.