Upsolve is an award-winning nonprofit that helps low-income families file for bankruptcy for free, using technology. To date, Upsolve has relieved over $100 million in debt for low-income families trapped in debt from medical bills, predatory loans, and layoffs. We combine the scale of tech startups with the quantifiable impact of the most effective nonprofits.

In 2019, Fast Company named Upsolve World Changing Idea of the Year in Social Justice. In 2018, the New York Times gave Upsolve the Good Tech Award. Our team is currently 10 people. As an engineering lead, you would report directly to our CEO and our CTO.

Here's a list of our cultural values

  • Relieve $1 billion in debt for low-income families within three years
  • In the next 3 months, double site traffic
  • In the next 3 months, understand and solve for drop off in our self-guided interview
  • In the next 6 months, optimize the business model so we can break-even as an organization and be default-alive (currently 50% of the way there)
  • In the next 6 months, have 95% of cases filed without lawyer edits (currently 80%)


  • Location:
    New York
  • Salary:
    , We pay above market rate salaries for nonprofits.
  • Deadline:


Minimum qualifications

- 3+ years of production experience with React and Node
- Prior track record of helping marginalized communities

Preferred qualifications

- Prior startup experience in a team of <20