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.

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, Full Stack (171-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Microfinance - Portfolio & Operations
Kiva Zip, Bay Area Lead (183-557) San Francisco, California, United States
Portfolio Manager, Africa (182-557) Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
Portfolio Manager, Southeast Asia (184-557) Bangkok, Krung Thep Maha Nakhon [Bangkok], Thailand
Kiva Internships @ Kiva's HQ (20+ available positions) (178-557) San Francisco, California, United States

We provide a comprehensive benefits package for all of our employees, including coverage for 100% of premiums for health, dental and vision insurance, as well as a 401(k) plan with a company match.

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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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I’ve been at Kiva for 6+ years, and it’s hard to imagine working anywhere else. My colleagues are not only some of the smartest and most passionate people I've ever met, they’re also down-to-earth and extraordinarily fun. —Cynthia McMurry: Regional Director, Latin America & the Caribbean

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

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I have never met a more mission-driven group of individuals. The people at Kiva truly believe that collectively we can and will have a positive impact on the world. —Claire Markham, Portfolio Associate for Anglophone 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

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

Since Kiva was founded in 2005:

  • 874,252 loans made
  • $700,240,000 total loaned
  • 1,284,837 lenders
  • 1,620,644 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.