Search Engine Optimization and Search Engine Marketing.

With a comprehensive approach, Fortress combines SEO’s long-term organic growth with SEM’s immediate results to maximize your online reach, drive quality traffic to your website, and generate more conversions.

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Our SEO services are designed to boost your website’s visibility and organic rankings in search engines, namely Google. We employ a holistic approach that includes on-page optimization, technical improvements, and content strategies that will lead to increased organic traffic, higher page rankings, and consistent growth.

Search Engine Marketing (SEM)

Our SEM services provide you with immediate visibility in search engine results through paid advertising campaigns. We create targeted ads that appear at the top of search engine results pages when users search for specific keywords. Our expert team manages your campaigns, adjusting bids, refining ad copy, and optimizing landing pages to maximize click-through rates and conversions. With detailed analytics, we provide insights into the performance of your ads and continuously refine the strategy to achieve the best results.

Keyword Research

By analyzing search trends and user intent, we identify valuable keywords for both organic and paid search efforts. This ensures your brand appears in front of users whether they’re clicking on organic results or paid ads.

Data Sharing

Data from both SEO and SEM campaigns offer insights into user behavior, keyword performance, and conversion rates. This information helps us refine our strategies for optimal performance.

Testing and Optimization

SEM campaigns allow for rapid testing of ad copy, landing pages, and keywords. These insights can be leveraged to improve organic content, SEO, and user experience.

Full SERP Coverage

Together, SEO and SEM ensure your brand occupies prime real estate on search engine results pages (SERPs), increasing the likelihood of user engagement and conversions.

SENIOR Designer

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      Follow our journey as we continue to help shape and transform brands.


      SENIOR designer

      Full Job Description

      Fortress is a fast-growing digital marketing and branding agency headquartered in Chicago that has worked with clients ranging from global corporations like Nike, Jordan, All-State, Acura, athletes, and celebrities like Kevin Hart, Steph Curry, prestigious universities, startups, and everyone in between. We believe in putting family first, being team players, staying humble, and being obsessed with our clients’ success. We provide a unique and energetic culture that fosters creativity and camaraderie.

      We’re currently seeking a full-time Senior Designer to join the team and work out of our Chicago, IL office. The right person for this position sees the bigger picture while remaining passionate about the details.

      You’re knowledgeable and skilled in Web, Branding, large-scale marketing campaigns, and more. You’re a jack of all trades in creative software, but you also have a passion for design beyond the screen. You understand that great design is in the nuance—that subtle cultural references should be woven into the things you create and every project should be approached with the end-user at the center of it. You love working on a team with diverse perspectives and you’re willing to learn from as well as build up those around you. At the core, you’re a problem solver with a knack for making things look good.


      • Contribute to various projects in web, brand identity, and print across multiple industries
      • Collaborate and ideate with the design and marketing teams, while also giving and receiving feedback on designs
      • Create presentations and asset kits to be delivered to team members, clients, and partners
      • Present your creatives to clients with the ability to back up your ideas, while also being open to new ideas and critiques


      • 3-5 years of experience working in design and digital marketing
      • A strong portfolio with a diverse array of work and a strong foundation in basic design principles (typography, layout, color, UX/UI)
      • Problem-solving and storytelling abilities
      • Multi-tasking and prioritization skills
      • Experience working in Adobe CC and Figma
      • 3D, Animation, Video Editing, and Photography is a plus
      • A collaborative mindset
      • A good sense of your own design and visual style
      • Attention to detail
      • A passion for growth and a never-ending curiosity

      Job Type: Full-time


      • 401(k)
      • 401(k) matching
      • Dental insurance
      • Flexible schedule
      • Health insurance
      • Paid time off
      • Professional development assistance
      • Vision insurance


      • 8-hour shift
      • Monday to Friday
      • Weekend availability

      Supplemental Pay:

      • Bonus pay
      • Commission pay

      Ability to commute/relocate:

      • Chicago, IL 60642: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


      • Graphic design: 6 years (Required)
      • Web design: 4 years (Required)


      Apply by filling out the form and someone will be in touch with you.

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