• Organization TypeService Providers
  • Staff26-50
  • HeadquartersUnited States
  • Founded2003

Development Seed

They’re mapping elections from Afghanistan to the United States, analyzing public health and economic data from Palestine to Illinois, and leading the strategy and development behind data.worldbank.org, open.undp.org, and Pillbox. While their projects can be both big and small — they are always impactful. Impactful Data They work with every imaginable type of data, from modeling algorithms, to disease tracking, to real-time polling data. They combine and analyze data to derive insight and to build tools that tell powerful stories. They strategically use open data to drive social and economic development. Understanding our Planet From analyzing the latest satellite imagery to processing live data from mobile phones, their tools track timely information on populations and the planet. They harness data responsibly to help their partners respond to disasters, protect rain forests, track conflict, and prepare for climate change. Open Tools for Open Data They help governments at all levels to deploy sustainable open source infrastructure that genuinely empowers citizens with open data. Making impact with open and making open impactful Open Source Technology. Open Data. Open Networks. They help their partners to approach open data strategically. They build data pipelines that produce high quality data. They release useful open data and reduce friction around reuse. They’re building communities around data. Their partners need scalable, resilient tools for their mission critical operations. They leverage the security, power, flexibility, and sustainability that only open source software can provide. They build open tools that people love. They make open impactful by building open source tools and open data products that are elegant and accessible. Thoughtfulness, intentionality, and quality design define every project. This ensures that their work benefits those who need it most. They contribute back to the open projects and communities to push the limits of the possible and strengthen the wider open source community.
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Job openings over the past year

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Examples of past jobs

  • Community Seed Funds Development Advisor

Staff at Development Seed have experience in


  • development
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • research & development
  • farming / crops
  • procurement process


  • save the children international
  • acumen
  • goal global


  • united states
  • australia
  • nepal
  • pakistan
  • cambodia


  • managerial experience
  • business development
  • experience in recruitment
  • international experience
  • with experience in conflict areas

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Company Offices

  • United States (headquarters)
  • Washington, DC
  • 1226 9th Street NW Second Floor
  • Portugal
  • Lisbon
  • Avenida da Liberdade 229, 2º 1250-142