Digital Designer

  • Company
    Rago / Wright
  • Role
  • Location
    Chicago, IL
  • This position has been filled
  • Design
  • Mid-level

Rago / Wright is Hiring a Digital Designer

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Wright, the premier auction house for fine art & design is looking for a senior web designer to join our in-house creative team. Our design crew is a small but mighty group of graphic designers, art directors, and developers who actively build, design & maintain our three websites: (Chicago, IL), (Lambertville, NJ) & (Los Angeles, CA). The design team works with the developers and stakeholders to build upon our existing frameworks with design-forward presentation and a digital editorial experience that are unparalleled in the auction industry. Reporting to the Creative Director, you will support our digital design initiatives and own design deliverables for our daily needs. The design team collaborates closely with our photographers, editors and founders to tell the stories of the unique items we are bringing to market. With much growth in the past two years – locations across three time zones & colleagues across the country, the web designer is tasked with ensuring an elevated design-centric user experience. Our team is special in the care we give in all arenas: beautiful photography, stylish art direction, strategic development & user experience design, and design development on our proprietary auction sales platforms and the senior web designer plays a role in all of it.

About you

  • You want to find a place where development and design intersect & creative presentation is valued alongside technology
  • You have sensitive typographic skills and experience designing for dynamic digital editorial
  • You like thinking like a developer: solving not just one creative brief, but thinking of adaptable long-term solutions that support design & development for posterity
  • You can create elegant mobile, responsive designs
  • You value collaboration, seek feedback, and actively work to better your solutions
  • You can work autonomously and juggle simultaneous projects while still meeting the required deadlines
  • You are open to constructive criticism and can make on-the-fly changes as directed
  • You can strategize a design campaign across digital platforms & are an advocate for brand consistency


  • 5 years experience in UX and Web design
  • Solid experience with current digital technology, design for web, responsive & mobile design
  • UI/UX experience: Wireframing to high-fidelity
  • Expert knowledge of Figma (bonus points for prototyping skills)
  • A basic understanding of html/css capabilities, and knowledge of developers code requirements –

Bonus: experience working within Luxury Ecommerce, Arts and Media Institutions or Technology brands.

Ultimately, Wright’s team is searching for a professional, team-oriented individual who is committed to creating the highest level of design in the industry. 

More about Wright

Wright is the industry’s leading auction house specializing in 20th century art and design. Our innovative style and superior expertise sets us apart in the auction industry. We value creativity and focus on the quality of presentation and content. In 2021 the organization grew to encompass three locations & brands: Rago in Lambertville NJ, Wright in Chicago & LA Modern in Los Angeles, CA. Together, we maintain a compelling and original voice in the worlds of art and design while providing bespoke presentations and quality, boutique service. A core-value of Wright’s approach to all projects – thoughtful & compelling design – informs the strategy built into our brand’s unique approach within the auction industry.

Working Conditions

The majority of our design team members live in the Chicagoland area. While it would be ideal if you are located in the area for occasional in-person collaboration & studio visits, it is not a requirement.


As an employee you will be eligible for a benefits package that adds to your overall compensation. Wright subsidizes Health Insurance as well as Dental and Vision plans. Life and long-term disability insurance are included at no cost. You Are eligible to participate in Wright’s 401K program, with a fully vested employer contribution match of 3% each year.

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  • Design
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