Junior Designer

| Greater LA Area

We are looking for a Junior Designer who will create new advertising designs for our industry-leading programmatic demand and supply-side platforms. The ideal candidate will help us explore and test new ways to help improve customer interactions and bring in new revenue through innovative and effective designs.


  • Design desktop and mobile optimized advertising layouts
  • Ability to quickly sketch, comp, and visualize ideas to communicate with internal stakeholders for proof-of-concept
  • Conceptualize and manage design tests to improve products
  • Effectively present designs, conceptual ideas, rationale and the specifics in meetings to successfully sell creative


  • Proficient with Adobe Creative Suite and/or Sketch
  • Experience working with traditional publications (i.e. magazines or newspapers)
  • Experience in Ad Tech or Direct Marketing
  • Basic HTML and CSS
  • Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills, with great attention to detail
  • Ability to recognize UX/UI issues and propose solutions
  • Must be a self-starter and comfortable navigating competing priorities
  • Must be resilient and persistent to find the best solution to client needs / requests
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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • PerlLanguages
    • PythonLanguages
    • SqlLanguages


We are in the heart of the central business district in downtown LA, close to shopping, entertainment, restaurants, and 7th / Metro train stop.

What are MediaAlpha Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
We sponsor an annual company-wide volunteer day and are active members of PledgeLA to support and encourage volunteering year-round.
Eat lunch together
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Highly diverse management team
MediaAlpha's management team is as diverse as our team members. We are focused on continuous improvement of our Diversity and Inclusion initiatives.
Mean gender pay gap below 10%
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Disability insurance covers 66% of annual salary up to $10000 monthly maximum payout.
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Life insurance is equal to 100000 times an employee's annual salary.
Wellness Programs
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
MediaAlpha offers a Safe Harbor Contribution equal to 3% of a team member's gross salary. Team members are 100% vested at the time of enrollment.
Performance Bonus
MediaAlpha offers annual performance bonuses and spot bonuses for extra efforts.
Match charitable contributions
MediaAlpha matches team member contributions to non-profit organizations up to $2,500 annually.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
We provide up to 12 weeks of paid parental leave for the primary caretaker.
Flexible Work Schedule
MediaAlpha provides team members with a flexible work schedules.
Remote Work Program
Our remote work program includes working from home on occasion as needed.
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Team Members receive 6 hours per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Free Daily Meals
We provide lunch from a variety of restaurants on Monday, Wednesday, Friday. In addition, catered lunches celebrate life events.
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Lunch and learns
MediaAlpha team members are encouraged to share information through lunch and learns. In addition, our book club meets once a quarter.
Promote from within
Continuing Education stipend
We offer professional growth reimbursement to team members looking to expand their knowledge in tech and beyond.
Customized development tracks

Additional Perks + Benefits

Aside from all of the benefits and perks, we embrace individualism and truly believe that encouraging authenticity results in happier and more productive teams.

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