Green Workplace

Our headquarters in Palo Alto embeds the concept of sustainable design into every facet – from the building materials selected to the use of lighting to the landscaping that surrounds us. We want to practice what we preach, and that’s why environmental conservation is more than one of our program areas: it’s the guiding principle in the structure, function and design of our LEED® Platinum workplace. Our workplace earned the 2010 AIA Santa Clara Valley Merit Award and the 2009 San Jose Business Journal Green Project of the Year – Private. Our workplace helps demonstrate the value of sustainability.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

We know that investing resources in the best people produces the best results. We provide competitive salaries and generous benefits to our employees.

  • Medical, dental, vision
  • Short- and long-term disability benefits
  • Life insurance
  • 401k and safe harbor accounts
  • 30 personal days and 10 holidays per year

Matching Gifts and #MooreService

In the spirit of our founders’ generosity, we encourage giving and community service among our staff. The foundation will match qualifying contributions. In 2015, staff and trustees directed $1,000,851 in contributions through the matching gifts program to organizations of their choice, worldwide.  Our staff is also dedicated to volunteering our time to the organizations and places that we love. On a regular basis, we plan community service activities within teams and across the organization. Each year, we celebrate our Founders’ Day with a Day of Service. 

Work-Life Balance

We are passionate about our work and know we need to take care of ourselves to sustain our efforts. Our flexible work schedules, staff celebrations, on-site fitness center, bike lockers and weekly catered lunches all serve to support work-life balance across the organization.

Job Openings

Want to join our team? Check out the current list of job opportunities. To apply, please select the position you are interested in to learn more about the role and fill out an application. The Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation is an equal opportunity employer.

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