UX Writer

Mountain View, CA
Job Terms:
up to $79.21/hour
posted by:
Corey King

Job Description:

In this assignment, you will join a team at Aquent's client that is undergoing user experience research and brand voice definition to ensure clear, compelling, friendly language in key touch points — from in-product copy to email communications. We’re looking for a stellar UX writer, with a portfolio of compelling writing for consumer and enterprise brands that show a knack for narrative.

Participate in sprints to gain insights from user research and business intelligence to define brand voice and update language in key touch points
Write UI copy for product/platform experiences
Work with lead UX content strategist & partner teams to develop and evolve an UX style guide and word list for consistent language
Define and develop the content strategy for emerging UX initiatives
Create copy and develop tests in partnership with research, design, and product management team
Partner with product help center writers to ensure a cohesive cross-product communication strategy

Education: Bachelor’s degree in English, Communications, or related field (Human Computer Interaction, aka HCI or Psychology)
Professional experience: 5+ years experience in writing and designing product experiences as part of a UX team developing software and/or at a digital agency
Portfolio of demonstrated product and writing work
Strong verbal and written communications, including developing presentations and deliverables
Proven ability to drive design thinking through working closely with UX and product teams

Nice to Have Skills
Advertiser product/B2B experience


Client Description:

Aquent's client is an American multinational technology company specializing in Internet-related services and products.

WORKING WITH AQUENT: long-term assignments with Aquent gets you access to some pretty cool things:
- You're paid weekly
- Subsidized health (including term life and LTD) and dental benefits after your first four weeks of work (averaging at least 20 hrs/wk)
- Access to Fidelity 401(k)
- Access to FSA Program
- Direct deposit for your pay check
- Access to our Talent Rewards Program (we reward for referrals!)
- Access to free online courses via Aquent's Gymnasium, to help you develop your skills: http://gymnasium.aquent.com/
- Access to free online courses via Lynda.com
- Aquent support: your Aquent Agent checks in with you during the course of your contract to make sure you're happy and progressing according to your expectations (we're also there to be looking for new opportunities for you when you're close to wrapping up)





***A writing exercise must be completed in order to be considered for this position.***

***Background check is required for this position.***

***Please ensure FULL LEGAL NAME is noted on resume along with a PORTFOLIO LINK if applicable.***

***Assignment could start earlier if right candidate is identified.***