Art Director/Senior Designer, Keynote Presentations

  • Menlo Park, CA, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Brainrider is a marketing services agency with teams in San Francisco, Menlo Park, New York, and Toronto helping our clients build beautiful, effective, compelling content and campaigns.

We are a team of craftspeople. Our expertise and understanding earn our clients’ trust. We are successful when our clients value us. We hold ourselves accountable. We are driven to become better. We do our best when we work as a team.

We work in an open-concept space designed for team collaboration, filled with creativity, productivity, experimentation, and learning. Whether we’re brainstorming better marketing ideas for our clients or pushing hard to meet a tight deadline, it all happens with teamwork, adaptability, and optimism.

Job Description

This role reports to our San Francisco office, but works 100% on-site at our client's office in Menlo Park, CA.

Brainrider is hiring 3 (yes, three!!!) experienced and tenacious art directors/senior designers to join our client-embedded on-site team, working closely with an in-house creative team at one of the world's most well-known tech companies. 

You will create high end presentations and design systems for conference Keynotes and events, executive level partner meetings, print and digital collateral. This position is Keynote heavy, with the opportunity to also work on print and event design and live presentation production. 

Key responsibilities include:

  • Lead and own projects with various stakeholders
  • Provide strategic guidance/art direction
  • Create presentation designs that clearly communicate the client's brand and products
  • Develop materials and design systems for scaled communications
  • Represent the creative team in cross-functional teams and meetings as the visual communication design expert


In your current role, you are most likely an Art Director or a Senior Designer with the ability and authority to make creative decisions independently, discuss them constructively with business stakeholders, and confidently solicit and incorporate feedback. 

You produce work with passion, and have solid hard skills that include: 
  • A strength in producing presentation decks, design systems, information design, and data storytelling
  • Expert proficiency in Adobe suite and Keynote, perhaps also PowerPoint
  • Demonstrated ability to translate complex concepts into easy-to-understand visuals that explain and tell stories
  • Excellent communication skills, and ability to clearly explain design concepts and receive feedback
  • Ability to work in a cross-functional environment and manage high volume of work
  • Ability to hit the ground running and work in a fast-paced environment
  • 6-10 years of work experience
  • Motion/animation, HTML/web, illustration and live event experience not required but a plus

Additional Information

This role reports to our San Francisco office, but works 100% on-site at our client's office in Menlo Park, CA.

Compensation: annual salary of $100,000 - $130,000 plus 15 days PTO per year, medical, dental, vision, 401(k), and other benefits.

Impressive candidates will be invited to advance through our rigorous evaluation process.