A great idea is just the beginning. Through every stage of the product life cycle, Emerge is a brain-trust dedicated to forward thinking, creating value for our clients and the customers they serve, building digital products people love and use.
Our values are the heart of Emerge. They guide our actions each and every day and inform the type of future we’re actively building towards together.
kWh of energy saved
When you have a natural light source, why block it? Our office has several skylights that let nature’s light bulb do its thing. We keep the lights dimmed when it’s light out, saving energy and cutting bulb waste.
Lbs. of trash recycled
We diligently recycle our metals, plastics, and glass--and we generate very little paper waste. As a digital agency, we prefer to keep our files in the cloud and our PDFs on the screen.
Lbs. of CO2 offset
Carbon offsets cool our electricity and fuel use, and we buy renewable energy credits for the servers that power our clients' websites 24/7. These sites support wind farm construction.
Gallons of gasoline saved
70% of our team members walk or bike to work, use public transportation or telecommute. Besides being healthier and less stressful than sitting in traffic, it cuts back on pollution and gas consumption. And honking.
We’re committed to cultivating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. Everyone is welcome—creating an environment where our team members, clients, and guests are comfortable being their authentic whole selves. This unites us in our shared commitment to excellence, innovation and social responsibility.
Come work with us.
Emerge is looking for talented thinkers and doers, people with passion, curiosity, and conviction. Because good work inspires us all to be better and makes us think of what’s possible. If you’ve got world-class talent and a heartfelt desire to be a pioneer in the digital space, consider joining our team.
Take a course. Attend a conference. Buy some books. You’ll be able to spend $1,000 a year on educational opportunities that make you better at what you do.
We’re proud to support our new parents! Emerge offers maternity/paternity leave benefits to support this most important time in our lives.
Living in Balance
We mean it when we say we value keeping the balance of work and life in check. You’ll work hard, tackle rewarding projects, and maintain a firm grip on your own life.
Rack Up the PTO
Start with 15 paid days off (plus 10 paid holidays) in your first year. Add 5 additional days of PTO after three years.
Bring Your Pet
And by “pet,” we do mean “well-behaved canine.” (It’s best to leave your chickens and snakes at home.) Hounds make us happy, so we’ve made our office a pooch-friendly place.
Reduce your commute time by working from home (or a café, or artisan ice cream parlor, or bike mechanic’s shop — wherever you concentrate best) two days each week.
Health Benefits Galore
Take advantage of our exceptional medical and dental coverage. We also offer long-term disability insurance, 401(k) investments and more.
Enjoy Coming to Work!
Our Portland HQ is in the heart of Portland’s West End neighborhood, surrounded by world class dining and all sorts of transit. We’ve got secure bike parking, sofas, shower, and yes… a meditation room.
Happy hours, athletic events, summer parties… we know how to let our hair down and love to blend life with work!