Derek Jobst is a software engineer living in San Francisco, CA. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Engineering and Applied Sciences in 2017 with a B.S.E. in Computer Science.
Derek is particularly interested in ways technology can be used to address civic, political, and economic challenges. He's worked to make an impact in these areas as an early engineer at Applecart, a political data firm, and currently at RaiseMe, a financial technology startup working to improve access to college education.
In college Derek was actively involved in the Penn CS and Entrepreneurship community. He was a Student Expert In Residence with the Wharton School, organized the Penn Tech Trek, served as an organizer at the PennApps Hackathon, and led production at University Television (Penn UTV). Derek was a member of the Bell Senior Society, where he served as VP.
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