Are you an experienced WordPress user, very familiar with plugins, themes and hosting?
Are you interested in understanding technical aspects behind WordPress products?
Do you love writing engaging content? Are you able to explain complex topics in simple words?
If you answered yes to these questions, we are sure this position will sound super exciting to you. 🤩
Keep reading for more details! 📝
Become Our Technical Content Writer!
In your job as a Technical Content Writer, you will write and manage technical content that builds credibility and authority for the company.
In this role, you will report directly to the Content Marketer and you will contribute significantly in providing great content that educates our audience and leads to more business. For this position it’s essential to be perfectly fluent in English and to have advanced technical knowledge (web performance and/or WordPress development).
You will join our marketing team, which is based in Europe. We work remotely, and ideally you should live in a country that aligns with the European Timezone.
We are so curious to know which new country will be added to our distributed team map! 🌍
What You Will Be Doing
In your everyday job as a Technical Content Writer, you will conduct research, lead speed tests, write new content and update existing one. You should be comfortable with technical content!
Here is a list describing the tasks involved in this position (do you happen to like making lists? So do we!):
- You will work with product, engineering and support teams to obtain an in-depth understanding of our products.
- You will conduct research on industry-related topics and need to stay up-to-date with the latest trends.
- You will write engaging, easy-to understand and accurate content (blog posts, ebooks, guides…) addressing SEO requirements.
- You will submit your work to our Content Marketer for input and approval and publish your content following the editorial calendar.
- You will make edits to existing content in an effort to improve readability, SEO, accuracy, and keep the content up-to-date overall.
What Do You Need To Excel at This Job
✍️ Please share samples of your work or portfolio of your published articles with your application.
Proven working experience in writing and editing.
You have a solid experience in creating well-structured content, in a conversational tone to guide beginners and more advanced WordPress users. You understand the importance of SEO and how to address it through your content writing.
Advanced technical knowledge and understanding of WordPress.
Web performance knowledge.
You have experience with web performance optimization. You know how to measure page load speeds. You understand caching. Terms like gzip, preload, minify, and lazyload are not foreign to you. You know the difference between PageSpeed score and page load time.
Fluency in English.
You will need to be able to effectively write and communicate in English, respectfully, and professionally. You can proofread your work.
Do you want to know two other things we appreciate about our candidates?
- Previous remote job experience.
- Slack will be your virtual office, where all the life of the company takes place.
- The involvement in the WordPress community.
- We support our teammates to attend and/or speak at WordCamps and volunteer within the community.
What You Should Know About Our Company: WP Media
Founded in 2014 in the beautiful Lyon, France, WP Media is an equal opportunity employer with a distributed team of +35 teammates living around the world.
We are best known as the creators of WP Rocket, but we also developed Imagify.
Imagify is the free image optimization service, including a free WordPress plugin: we have already optimized more than 2,000,000,000 images! 😲
Do We Share the Same Values?
Mutual respect, collaboration, and inclusivity.
These are the fundamental values that support our life as a team.
Healthy balance between work and private life.
We encourage our employees to enjoy their family and hobbies with flexible working hours and minimum vacation policy (you should take a minimum of 5 weeks per year: really, we don’t count them!).
We care about the work you do, not about the hours you sit at your desk.
You can organize your working day with flexible working hours. There are no time cards to stamp, only customers to make happy and friendly teammates to work with!
We have a public salary grid. Once a year, when the company does well, we share our profits with the team in the form of bonuses.
We like to see each other in person whenever possible.
Every year, we organize a trip with the whole team and spend a week of coworking and fun activities together.
To give you an idea, so far we have traveled to Spain, Portugal, and Mexico.
Now that we've told you so much about us, it's your turn.
Let us know why you would like to become our Technical Content Writer and why you think you are the person we are looking for.
We can’t wait to receive your application! 🌟