Copywriter

Posted a month ago
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powertofly approved What Datadog Has to Offer:

Datadog is the essential monitoring platform for cloud applications. They bring together data from servers, containers, databases, and third-party services to make your stack entirely observable. Datadog makes a conscious effort to ensure their employees at every level reflect the many experiences and identities of the outside world, treating everyone with fairness and without bias so they can belong, excel, and succeed together. Datadog supports the health and well-beng of their employees and families with benefits like:

  • Medical insurance
  • Parental leave
  • Fitness reimbursement
  • Fertility & adoption assistance
  • Pet adoption assistance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Commuter benefits
  • Outings & events
  • Referral bonuses
  • Discretionary Paid Time Off
  • The Opportunity: 

    The Creative department at Datadog is seeking a Copywriter with meticulous writing and editing skills and a love of learning about new technologies. The ideal candidate has experience writing, editing, and proofreading short- and long-form marketing materials, customer-facing emails, website copy, case studies, blog posts, and social media posts for a technology company.          

     

    The Team: 

    Datadog’s Writing team is the public voice of Datadog. We are a group of tech-oriented writers and editors who value accuracy, depth, and accessibility. As part of the Creative department, we work collaboratively within our team—but also collaborate across the entire company. 

     

    You Will: 

    • Write and edit marketing materials such as product pages, solution pages, and case studies 
    • Write and edit customer-facing emails, advertising copy, and social media copy to promote large- and small-scale events and trade shows 
    • Write and edit landing page copy and advertising copy for Demand Generation campaigns 
    • Write and edit in-app copy and microcopy for the Datadog UI
    • Ideate, write, and edit social media posts  
    • Collaborate closely with other members of the Writing team as well as stakeholders on various teams across Datadog—including Product Marketing, Partner Marketing, Product Management, Events, Demand Gen, Product Design, and Brand Design—to maximize the clarity, technical correctness, and visual appeal of our external- and internal-facing written communications

     

    You Are: 

    • A copywriter, content writer, or marketing writer with 2-4 years of professional experience working in this capacity in the technology industry 
    • A polished, versatile writer and editor, with writing samples to share
    • Flexible and can shift your writing style / voice on a dime, depending on the intended audience and business need 
    • Collaborative and enjoying working with others—you welcome feedback from editors and stakeholders  
    • Able to juggle multiple projects at once, meet deadlines, and stay organized
    • Deeply committed to maintaining accuracy and consistency in style, grammar, punctuation, and word usage, and have familiarity and proficiency with The Chicago Manual of Style   
    • A great communicator with strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Curious and enjoy learning about new technologies and trends in the industry 

     

    Bonus Points: 

    • You have worked as a writer / editor in the cloud monitoring space and are familiar with concepts related to software infrastructure, observability, application performance, and security   
    • You are proficient in at least one widely used general-purpose programming language (Python, Java, Ruby, etc.)
    • You have a background in technology 

    About Us:

    Datadog is the monitoring and security platform for cloud applications. Our SaaS product is used by organizations of all sizes across a wide range of industries to enable digital transformation, cloud migration, and infrastructure monitoring of our customers’ entire technology stack, allowing for seamless collaboration and problem-solving among Dev, Ops and Security teams globally. Given the resilience of cloud technologies and importance placed today in digital operations and agility, Datadog continues to innovate and is well positioned for the long term. 

     

    Equal Opportunity at Datadog:

    Datadog is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to offer equal employment opportunity to everyone regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, veteran status, and more. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

     

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    For more information on how we maintain the privacy of the information you submit as part of your application, please refer to our Applicant and Candidate Privacy Notice.

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