Graphic Designer

Job Description:

We are looking for a high potential, highly motivated graphic designer to join our team in Chicago. As our Graphic Designer, you will be working with a wide range of clients, and typically be working on several interesting design projects at any time.

The ideal designer will have a broad set of skills and be ready to dig in and do what it takes to solve our client partners’ design needs. From logo/identity work to wire framing to user interface design, you will get to gain awesome experience and hone your skills in a variety of disciplines.

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent (may be overlooked with strong portfolio)
  • Knowledge of principles of website and graphic design along with real world experience
  • Experience as a UI/UX designer
  • Experience in utilizing graphic tools such as Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator), Sketch, InVision and Balsamiq
  • Skilled in graphic design, typography, color theory, grid, and layout
  • Experience with print setup
  • Highly organized
  • Interested and able to work in agency / startup environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Is a strong conceptual thinker
  • Curiosity to learn and grow

Bonus Skills:

  • Knowledge of HTML and CSS
  • Experience with illustration, photography, or video.

Perks:

  • Goose Island location, close to CTA Red Line: North/Clybourn and Clybourn Metra
  • Competitive base salary with optional bonus
  • Ongoing education
  • Opportunities to grow
  • Half-day Fridays during the summer
  • Take-it-as-you-want-it vacation policy that requires a minimum of two weeks off yearly and a maximum of ten paid time off (PTO)
  • All government  holidays (10 days per year) off
  • Flexible scheduling; employees can be in between 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.

Note: Please sumbit your resume, cover letter, and link to portfolio (or Dribbble, etc) to Indeed. And if you really are interested, ping us @gulorocks or at jobs@gulosolutions.com and just say Hello.