Content Writer

HAProxy Technologies

HAProxy Technologies is the company behind HAProxy, the world’s fastest and most widely-used software load balancer. Organizations rapidly deploy HAProxy products to deliver websites and applications with the utmost performance, observability and security at any scale and in any environment. ​HAProxy Technologies is headquartered in Waltham, MA, with multiple offices across the US and Europe.

About The Team

We’re a unique collection of talented and passionate people with a shared vision of simplifying the complexity of modern application architectures. In order to meet our ambitious goals, we are searching for a Content Writer to join our Marketing team to write compelling, technology-focused content that educates readers about our suite of load balancer products. We are looking for eager individuals to join our team!

We believe that providing thoughtful, accurate information in the form of tutorials, advice, case studies and longer forms of content helps to bring a casual researcher one step closer to becoming a happy customer.

Our content targets highly technical professionals, such as system administrators and developers, but also less technical decision-makers who want to learn what problems we can solve for them. The ideal candidate will have a solid understanding of the IT industry and the tools IT pros are likely to use day-to-day, but also have the skill to break down complex topics for a wider audience. Success will require the ability to combine technical concepts into thoughtful and cohesive content. Absorbing new knowledge will be a vital skill. The candidate should also bring strong English writing and verbal skills, preferably with a background in content marketing.

What you will do in this role:

The Content Writer’s primary role will be to create content for both internal and external consumption. 

  • Develop, edit and review compelling product and thought leadership content in various forms.  The content forms can include blog posts, website copy, whitepapers, emails, and other relevant product content.
  • Author content for the sales team including brochures, data sheets, playbooks, and slide presentations.
  • Proofread and edit documents written by other team members.
  • Research industry trends and help keep our content schedule relevant.
  • Help to refine key messages and value propositions, always with an eye towards educating end users about our software.
  • Ensure that our content aligns with our target audience.
  • Assist with planning and reporting as needed.
  • Help create and maintain competitive analysis.
  • Incorporate SEO strategies into your copy.
  • Work collaboratively with the team to develop multimedia content like videos and podcasts.

What you will bring to this role:

  • University degree (or college diploma) 
  • 5+ years experience as a content writer or strategist – technology company experience is preferred
  • Excellent writing & editing skills
  • English proficiency is a must 
  • Proven content writing experience including a portfolio of published work
  • Experience writing with SEO keywords
  • Working knowledge of Google Workspace (Google Docs, etc.)
  • Ability to work in fast-paced, global remote work environment
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills and attention to details & deadlines
  • Ability to work under pressure and to easily flow with changes to priorities and projects
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a high-performance organization

Bonus:

  • Experience working in an agile project management environment.
  • Experience working with cyber security and load balancing products.

The Position

This is a full-time, remote role for candidates located in the United States, Canada and the UK.

Great Benefits

Wherever you are located, we put our employees and their families first by offering top of the line health and wellness coverage.

Growth

Being on the cutting edge of technology, employees have great opportunities to upskill and learn a vast array of technologies. Our goal is to promote your professional development and help you progress along one of our multiple career paths.

Job Code

ENG-JF-CW-1

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