UX writer

  • 575 5th Ave, New York, NY 10017, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

Thinknum is one of the fastest growing web data software startups in the world. 

Thinknum creates datasets from a broad array of public online sources, capturing ephemeral information on the products, operating markets and labor markets of 400,000+ global companies across sectors, and provides rich toolsets for extracting intelligence. Thinknum has 150+ clients across major corporations and investment firms.

Thinknum's founders met at Princeton University and worked at Goldman Sachs and a hedge fund respectively before starting the company.

Job Description

As a principal UX writer, you’ll strategically define and shape the voices of the products we develop, keeping up-to-date with industry best-practices. You have excellent writing and literacy skills, application flow knowledge and story-telling abilities applicable in various analogue and digital channels. You’ll work with product and marketing team to develop scalable, iconic voice for Thinknum and its products. By implementing, documenting, and sharing best practices, you’ll empower product & marketing teams and set the standard of quality for early-stage and core products. 

You will join a fast-growing startup which offers exciting opportunities to those that are willing to put in the work. This is a salaried position with full benefits. 

What We Need You To Do

  • Bring excellent UX writing and copywriting with a deep understanding of the marketing and product funnels from concept to delivery

  • Identify opportunities where UX writing can improve user experiences and meet business goals

  • Command a strong understanding of B2B technology and communications to large scale organizations

  • Be comfortable with sophisticated enterprise class technology and SaaS solutions

  • Translate marketing and product objectives into compelling communications and experiences while having an eye for details and flawless delivery

  • Be skilled in creative review, troubleshooting and managing feedback from stakeholders across the company

  • Embrace data and the metrics that demonstrate creative efficacy and inform communication insights

  • Work with the Marketing Producer and Product Team to see projects through to production delivery

  • Writing product language as a part of product and feature design teams


The Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Relevant past work experience that demonstrates effective copy and UX writing

  • Ability to develop and enforce tone and voice rulesets

  • Experience guiding early-stage product teams in UX best practices

  • A deep understanding and appreciation of multi-channel approaches to communication across social media, web, white papers and advertising

  • Ability to balance individual contributor work with strategic thinking and UX direction

  • Ability to create lightweight, highly collaborative processes

  • Ability to articulate the product design process to diverse audiences



Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Perks and Benefits

1.     Dental & health coverage

2.     Fully stocked kitchen, weekly team breakfast outings

3.     Transitcheck