Job: UX writer at LinkedIn

Job description: LinkedIn’s UX content and writing discipline is growing, and you can bring your point of view, talent, and passion to help shape our consumer and enterprise experiences. Our User Experience Design team is looking for a versatile, experienced content designer who loves making products great through simple, clear language and an authentic, human voice.
As a UX Writer, you will influence strategy and tell LinkedIn’s story by collaborating with cross-functional Product teams, creating innovative experiences, and designing language that speaks directly to our members and customers. You’ll play a key role in crafting the user experience, working with Designers, Product Managers, Product Marketers, User Researchers, Engineering, Localization, Brand Marketers, and other stakeholders. You’ll help shape and evolve the UX Writing discipline at LinkedIn, including developing processes, structure, and design systems. You’ll change lives by delivering LinkedIn’s vision, to create economic opportunity for every member of the global workforce—and our mission, to connect the world’s professionals to make them more productive and successful.
To be considered for this position, you must include your portfolio, website or other samples of work.
Shape the user experience using LinkedIn’s voice and tone Build trust and influence with cross-functional teams Develop content strategy, including taxonomy, nomenclature, standards, and governance Design inclusive content for web and mobile, including microcopy, interaction flows, error messages, notifications, and in-product messaging Conduct content audits and analyze customer data to evaluate content effectiveness Contribute to content guidelines, develop content patterns, and evolve our voice and tone guidelines Clearly document and share process, workflow, feedback history, and decisions Manage multiple projects throughout the creative development process Become a subject matter expert in your aligned product area—the business and the users. Present and rationalize your work at product and design reviews Complete high-quality work in a timely fashion within a fast-paced, dynamic context Work with a global lens to deliver consistent content experiences across the product ecosystem Provide tools, talks, tips and forums to communicate value and elevate the writing of the entire team
Basic Qualifications
Background in UX and experience collaborating with Design and User Research BA in Journalism, English, Communications, or related discipline 5+ years of experience planning, writing, editing, and creating content strategy for web and mobile
Preferred Qualifications
Experience with writing for both consumer and enterprise Experience working on a global product Has expressed a point-of-view through writing or speaking on topics related to UX or content strategy Desire to contribute to LinkedIn’s mission and vision Resilient, motivated, and passionate about UX and Content Strategy Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment, and comfortable with ambiguity Strong critical thinking skills Able to effectively communicate the content experience to executives and stakeholders

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