15 days old

AppD Senior Designer, Brand and Creative

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Francisco, CA 94102
Apply Now
Apply on the Company Site

What Youll do

You will translate technical concepts into visual expressions for our Brand to deliver PPT presentations, video, and digital campaigns. Youre passionate about type and color and have a desire to deliver strong award winning campaigns and branding for digital, print, and environmental design. Youll collaborate with writers on storytelling and have ownership of Brand lead execution for our campaigns, videos and presentations. A love for all things Branding is second nature to you and you love to help encourage those around you to do great work. We are looking for a great teammate who has a strong point of view and can drive the culture of great design forward at AppDynamics while also bringing cross-functional teams along on the ride.

Who You'll Work With

Powered by Cisco, AppDynamics is on a mission to help companies see their technology through the lens of the business, so they can work as one to prioritize what matters most. Were reinventing the observability space, leap-frogging our competition, and looking at digital transformation in a completely new way.

AppDynamics is a start-up that grew up. So we believe in trying new things (and risking failure) while at the same time having the stability and funding to think big.

You will be working directly with an inspired team of designers, video producers and project managers that cultivate an upbeat and lively work environment. As a team, we partner with the Marketing and Strategic Sales Enablement teams, as well as other cross-functional teams within AppDynamics and Cisco to help tell our brand story via social and digital platforms, events and video. You will often be working closely with our Executive leadership team and should feel comfortable listening to their feedback and giving your point of view.

Who You Are

You are passionate and proud of what you do, always targeting to raise the bar on your creativity.

Working well under pressure is your jam. Youre levelheaded, efficient, and capable of tackling whatever's thrown your way. Being proactive is important to you and looking for new opportunities to elevate our Brand gives you phenomenal happiness. Youre a sponge for new information and always on the lookout for a new challenge. Most of all, you are self-aware and understand your strengths and weaknesses and you're willing to learn from those around you.


  • Bachelors degree in design or related field
  • 5-8 years in-house or agency experience
  • Ability to translate technical insights into award winning video, campaigns and branding.
  • Ability to follow creative direction of senior creative staff while working with key internal partners
  • Build impactful Digital Presentations in both long and short-form that captures attention and tells a clear story.
  • Collaborate with agencies and freelance talent to execute and scale designs
  • Able to translate a large branding idea to multiple touch points in all channels
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Expert knowledge of Adobe Cloud Creative Suite. (Illustrator, Photoshop) and MS PowerPoint
  • 2D motion graphic design and animation for video skills a huge plus.

Who We Are

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

#WeAreCisco, where each person is unique, but we bring our talents to work as a team and make a difference powering an inclusive future for all.

We embrace digital, and help our customers implement change in their digital businesses. Some may think were old (36 years strong) and only about hardware, but were also a software company. And a security company. We even invented an intuitive network that adapts, predicts, learns and protects. No other company can do what we do you cant put us in a box!

But Digital Transformation is an empty buzz phrase without a culture that allows for innovation, creativity, and yes, even failure (if you learn from it.)

Day to day, we focus on the give and take. We give our best, give our egos a break, and give of ourselves (because giving back is built into our DNA.) We take accountability, bold steps, and take difference to heart. Because without diversity of thought and a dedication to equality for all, there is no moving forward.

So, you have colorful hair? Dont care. Tattoos? Show off your ink. Like polka dots? Thats cool. Pop culture geek? Many of us are. Passion for technology and world changing? Be you, with us!


Posted: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-10
Sponsored by:
ADP Logo

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

AppD Senior Designer, Brand and Creative

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Francisco, CA 94102
Facebook Share
Copy Job URL

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast