UI Designer

Full Time • Chicago

We're looking for a driven designer with the creative vision to build new experiences and the skillset to evolve existing ones. A smart designer that can think through the customer journey, identify the opportunities and create the solution. Someone who enjoys being part of a small, tight-knit team that crafts effective interfaces that solve real-world problems.


  • Understand current market conditions and user patterns through competitive analysis and user interviews.
  • Look for trends to define insights and concepts for that solve user needs, frustrations and goals.
  • Create personas that map with users and provides a full understanding of their world.
  • Map the solution of the problem using workflows, sketches and mockups.
  • Create branding from scratch or evolve the existing brand.
  • Prototype and animate high-fi mockups and test with client and users.
  • Build design systems and UI Kits to establish patterns and promote visual consistency.
  • Continually test and ideate to grow the product.


  • 3+ years of UX and UI experience designing real-world applications.
  • An extensive portfolio that demonstrates the ability to solve user problems with solid design solutions.
  • You have a passion for the work that you do and want to create the best work possible.
  • You bring positivity to any conversations, project and environment
  • You have the ability to thrive solo or as part of a collaborative team.
  • You are well organized in your thoughts, work and communications.
  • You want to learn, grow, and push the boundaries of your field.
  • You are reliable and trustworthy.

Why Join WHQ?

As a member of HQ, you’re part of a driven team in a collaborative creative environment. A place where your opinion matters and where there is an opportunity for extreme career and personal growth.

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