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We’re looking for one or more bighearted geeks to join our team. 

White Whale is a nine-person company founded in 2000, based in the Bay Area and Portland but with team members around the country. We work exclusively with colleges and universities; our work includes web design, branding, strategy, and technology services.

We market and host two products that we’ve developed in house: LiveWhale CMS and a calendaring system, LiveWhale Calendar. Both are directed toward the higher ed market; the calendar in particular has been increasingly successful in the marketplace. Most of the positions below are intended to strengthen the customer service and relationship management environment for these products.

We like to hire people, not skillsets— if you’re the right person for us, we’ll find the perfect fit for you in our company. But there are a few areas where we’re in particular need of help. If one or more of the following job descriptions seems like a match for what you have to offer, let’s talk.

What We’re Looking For

We currently don’t have any open positions, but please reach out if you’d like us to keep you in mind for future opportunities at White Whale.

About White Whale

White Whale is a nine-person company founded in 2000, based in the Bay Area and Portland but with team members around the country. We work exclusively with colleges and universities; our work includes web design, branding, strategy, and technology services.

Our client schools are diverse and we are, too—outside our work as developers, designers, and strategists, our team members lead fulfilling lives as foodies, parents, and artists, pursuing passions like photography, rock climbing, poetry, and musical composition.

We believe a happy team is a successful team, and we prioritize flexibility in our schedules and workflow to accommodate healthy work/life balance. We don’t micro-manage; we work together and apart, as each task requires.

We believe in hiring people, not skillsets. We’re looking for thoughtful and clear communicators, who can be leaders in helping us do better work for ourselves and for our clients— and who can contribute to our team spirit, even if you’re working remotely and we don’t meet in person much.

We offer a competitive salary and full benefits. We are particularly interested in working with people from backgrounds that are underrepresented in the tech community, including developers of color and of all genders.

To apply, please email us at hello@whitewhale.net and tell us a bit about your background, your experience, and why you might be interested in working with a company like ours.

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