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Work with your friends again,

on products you love

Reconnect with ex-colleagues, friends, teammates to form a team and work on startup missions that you love.

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We handle the legal side of everything

Transparent system to see your earnings grow as you work

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your time and expertise

on Impactful Product Missions with Startups backed by

...and be completely in charge as

you choose

...what you work on
...whom you work it
...how you get paid
Experts talk about the Grupa magic
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Grupa was able to put me in contact with a startup for which there was a quick match! My skills were what they were looking for; and their problem provides a welcome challenge.
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Staff Engineer, Meta
Staff Engineer, Meta
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Grupa’s been great to work with.
I joined their discord engineers community, got matched with a fast growing, venture backed startup within a day of joining, and it’s been a great experience end to end. They’ve been very open to feedback, and very responsive in general.
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Ex-Googler
Staff Engineer, Meta
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I was matched with an amazing advisory opportunity with a Crypto Startup with the help of the Grupa team. The entire experience, including onboarding, introductions and followups from the Grupa team was superb. Thanks and best wishes to the Grupa team.
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Engineering Manager, Coinbase
Staff Engineer, Meta
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Grupa was able to put me in contact with a startup for which there was a quick match! My skills were what they were looking for; and their problem provides a welcome challenge.
"
Staff Engineer, Meta
Alta Labs (Leo Capital)
"
Grupa’s been great to work with.
I joined their discord engineers community, got matched with a fast growing, venture backed startup within a day of joining, and it’s been a great experience end to end. They’ve been very open to feedback, and very responsive in general.
"
Ex-Googler
Afriex (YC, Softbank)
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I was matched with an amazing advisory opportunity with a Crypto Startup with the help of the Grupa team. The entire experience, including onboarding, introductions and followups from the Grupa team was superb. Thanks and best wishes to the Grupa team.
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Engineering Manager, Coinbase
Afriex (YC, Softbank)

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Frequently Asked Questions

Why Grupa?

Grupa helps FAANG experts like you to invest in your most valuable resources; Time, Expertise, and Experience to build great quality and transformative products.

What makes Grupa unique?

We connect you with the most innovative VC-backed startups in Silicon Valley to work on exciting startup projects. You get paid in cash and equity.

How flexible are the working hours with Grupa?

You work on your own terms! Your spare time is your go time. You get to work at least 15-20 hours per week.

How does Grupa handle the legal concerns from contracts, work policy, and non-competes?

Right now we focus on California/New York, where the non-competes are not enforceable. We match people with projects that do not directly compete with their current work. As long as you use your own computers, tools, and resources, you are perfectly fine!

What does the compensation model look like?

You can get compensated in three possible ways; Cash only, Cash & Equity, and Equity only. The choice is yours!

How does Grupa’s 20% compensation fee work?

The 20% fee collected by Grupa is deducted from the total compensation paid by startups every month.

What industries and startup stages is Grupa focused on?

Grupa is focused on +\- seed stage companies in Fintech, Marketplaces, Saas, Consumer, and Crypto.

Is the Grupa service just for teams? What about individuals?

We currently manage teams on our platform and provide offline opportunities for individuals through our community.

Where are the Grupa Startups sourced from?

The Startups on Grupa are sourced from YC, 500Startups, and our VC network.

How does the engagement process work?

Your team will be recommended to startups. After being selected, your team gets booked for work. The Startup moves ahead to schedule a meeting with your team to discuss their product. Contracts will be signed by both parties, and product development will begin right away. Easy Peasy!

Still have questions? Check the FAQs Page or email us at team@grupa.io