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Frontend Designer (Graphics + CSS + HTML) (Westlake Village, CA) Founded in June 1996, VS Media is an industry leader specializing in highly interactive, high-traffic, live video chat websites. Spanning the globe with over 200 million visitors per month and 80 million ads per day, we provide a platform for people to discover new kinds of interactive content through live video and chat services. Our size and scale stretches across every continent, delivering powerful technology to enhance our clients’ online presence. From streaming live video to billing solutions to gamification development, we leverage the latest technology to provide the best digital experience possible. About the Job We currently have an experienced-level position open for a Frontend Designer with a desire to learn and strong attention to detail that can help augment our existing team. The ideal candidate would be well-rounded with a variety of experience in interaction, UI and UX design. This is a full-time position in our Westlake Village office. Given the responsibilities involved with this position, we cannot accept candidates who would work remotely. Responsibilities * Able to create clean aesthetically appealing web designs for clients, users and internal products. * Able to confidently articulate how a design solution answers user needs, business goals, technical constraints and other projects facets, as well as translate that solution into a premium visual design. * Responsible for implementing designs/layouts (made by you or others) that user will see and interact with in a web application. * Responsible for building reusable code and libraries for future use. * Responsible for optimizing applications for maximum speed and scalability. * Hand coding all HTML/CSS. Qualification Requirements * 4+ years of professional experience with interaction/visual design for web development. * Expert at web markup (HTML, CSS). We need a frontend designer who can design and code without a premade theme or CMS. * Strong frontend design portfolio of pertinent work is required (a link to your portfolio is required). * Must be able to create responsive as well as adaptive websites. Must be able to make webpages mobile friendly and pass all google mobile tests. * Abreast of UI design best practices, trends and techniques. * Creating wireframes. * Ability to work well in a team environment. * Understanding of vanilla JavaScript, a plus. As we are an internet-focused tech company, please note that we do manage adult-oriented content. This position directly involves working around such explicit material on a daily basis, therefore it is imperative that the ideal candidate have no issue with this aspect of the business. Please take a look at for an example. VS Media understands and respects that such content is not suitable for all applicants. For consideration, please send along a resume, cover letter, portfolio link and salary requirements.