Designer at higi

| Chicago
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At higi, we believe that it should be easier for people to be their healthiest. The steps toward better health should be more accessible, affordable, and convenient.

That’s why we build innovative solutions that help people better understand and navigate their health and connect with the care and resources needed to manage and improve it.

higi gives consumers unsurpassed access to track and act on their health data through our network of over 10,000 FDA-cleared smart health stations and over 80 integrated health devices and apps. higi stations are conveniently used nearly 1 million times per week at pharmacy retailers, community locations, and employer worksites nationwide.

Through the higi network, our solutions engage and connect the consumer and their data in real-time with their trusted healthcare organizations to improve satisfaction, increase quality, and reduce cost.

Join higi in our mission to make the pursuit of health easier and more connected – a world in which every person can understand their health and take action to improve and maintain it.

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Do you want to be part of a fun and fast-paced startup that is defining and building the next generation of consumer healthcare engagement? Apply today!


The Role

We are looking for a talented Graphic/UX Designer to join the Consumer Engagement & Marketing team and play a key role in making it easier for people to live their healthiest.  This role will report to and work closely with the head of the team and be responsible for designing and helping the team to build and deliver higi’s consumer brand experience. All of the design initiatives you create will directly support the consumer awareness, activation and ongoing, continued engagement flow of higi’s solutions and programs. As part of our growing consumer engagement team, you will play a key role bringing new features, brand assets and programs to life through thoughtful, meaningful design on behalf of our consumer / user groups.


If you’re passionate about healthcare and improving people’s health and wellbeing, as well as determined, enthusiastic, collaborative, and results-driven, then we want you to apply today!



  • Generate original ideas to shape, promote, and drive the evolution of higi’s consumer-facing brand, using existing fundamental principles
  • Develop detailed designs aligned to higi’s consumer-facing brand capturing the big picture and always thinking ahead for the long-term strategy and vision for our users’ identity management
  • Collaborate with key internal and external (e.g., vendors, partners, and clients) stakeholders to propel higi’s creative brand strategy and develop and execute best creative solutions for complex challenges in digital, print and experiential areas
  • Work in concert with other team members and higi’s partners and clients to define, produce, and execute programs that resonate with specific, defined populations, align with our brand, provide real customer value, and drive user engagement and our user base
  • Translate complex health topics into meaningful visual stories through beautiful imagery, infographics and photography for use through all online channels
  • Substantiate your design work and recommendations using all available insights including quantitative data and site metrics, consumer feedback, and usability findings
  • Create digital, print and experiential assets for all higi direct-to-consumer (D2C) programs, providing a meaningful connection between the programs and various consumer groups
  • Redesign and maintain an up-to-date consumer-facing higi website
  • Design and create digital ads for large-scale email campaigns with an eye towards an enhanced, on-brand, and cohesive digital consumer experience
  • Foster positive team interactions amongst all departments (e.g., Sales, B2B Marketing, Product Management); maintain a positive attitude, self-direct and self-motivate, generate fresh ideas
  • Other duties as assigned


We’re excited about you because …

  • You have a B.A. in Fine Art Design or related with 3 – 5 years of experience in a consumer brand (healthcare experience preferred)
  • Passionate about staying on top of and extremely knowledgeable about design trends, technology, responsive web design, user experience and front-end development
  • Excellent visual design skills
  • Proficiency in the Adobe Suite and other visual design tools
  • Proficiency in front-end development web programming languages such as HTML and CSS
  • Knowledge of information architecture, usability, UI and UX design
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues
  • Bonus points for animation and motion graphics experience
  • You are highly motivated and self-starter / self-directed with a strong sense of purpose and urgency. Willing and able to make decisions with less than perfect information, ability to think bigger and push norms!
  • You have the right amount of right and left brain balance – able to think big picture on long-term strategy and vision and put your ideas into action, executing on the tactical work at hand with urgency and discipline
  • A deep passion for healthcare and for helping to make it easier for people to be their healthiest



In return for the experiences listed above we will provide:

  • Competitive salary 
  • Equity
  • Comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, vision, disability/life insurance)
  • Company Paid Life Insurance, Short Term and Long Term Disability Coverage
  • 401(k)
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Sick Time
  • Paid Gym Membership
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An Insider's view of higi

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

After 6 years at higi, I’ve learned and grown so much! After spending some time in the field talking to users and pharmacists, I realized how much I cared about making a better experience for our users that also met business needs. Because of this, I’ve had the opportunity to learn product management now I’m a Senior Product Manager.


Senior Product Manager

What is your vision for the company?

We believe it should be easier for people to be their healthiest. That the steps toward better health should be accessible, affordable and convenient for all. We work cross-functionally to ensure the consumer is our focus - that our product experience & solutions give users the tools to understand their health & take the right steps to improve it.



What are higi Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Tuition Reimbursement

Additional Perks + Benefits

higi offers multiple health plans to fit your needs, including the option to choose from a PPO, HMO, FSA or HSA • We offer Dental, Vision, Life, Personal Accident and Disability Insurance. • Eligible employees may pay for job-related mass transit and/or parking expenses with pretax dollars • We offer educational assistance to all eligible employees • higi offers a 401k plan to all employees with zero waiting period • We have weekly in office happy hours, monthly lunch and learns, 2 annual outings, monthly in office breakfasts and much more

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