Job Title: Content Writer – Marketing
Location: Palo Alto, California USA
About Sysorex

Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX) develops the systems and solutions that power the data-driven enterprise. With an innovative approach to big data, analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT), we blend virtual data from software and networks with the huge volume of physical data generated by mobile devices and Internet-connected things to open new worlds of insight. Our unique solutions are helping organizations worldwide improve decision making, increase productivity, and fuel the discoveries of tomorrow. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, we have regional offices in North America, South America, Europe and the Middle East. To learn more visit, www.sysorex.com

Position Summary

We have an immediate opening in Palo Alto, California for an in-house, content writer. We’re looking for an energetic, creative and hard-working writer to help us create engaging content targeted at visionary software prospects and customers. You will be the primary voice of blog, customer marketing materials and campaigns. You will be responsible for conceptualizing, writing, and editing articles, whitepapers, how-to guides, press releases and reports that will grab the attention of our prospects and customers – with an easy-to-read yet informative tone. You will work closely with our Marketing team to ensure that content objectives are met and our positioning strategy is properly reflected on the content at all time.

Responsibilities:
  • Generate content ideas, headlines and themes that will capture the attention of potential customers
  • Write, edit and deliver a wide range of content deliverables – including articles, blogs, website copy, press releases, newsletters, e-mail, case studies, video transcripts, white papers and more
  • Edit your own work based on feedback provided by the Marketing team
  • Review existing collateral and make copy suggestions where appropriate
  • Convert written content into infographic drafts, website wireframes, video script, or storyboards
  • Assist in the quality assurance of infographics, website copy, video script and storyboards
  • Take marketing insights and use them to generate additional content and optimize future content
  • Learn about our products, our customers, our competition and how we want to position our company in the market
Qualifications
  • 3-5 years of creative writing experience, preferably in a deadline-driven environment
  • Preference (but not requirement) for experience at a marketing or creative agency with exposure to multiple industries, clients and diverse content assignments and specifically experience in the hi-tech industry space would be a great asset
  • Experience in a deadline-driven environment with multiple concurrent writing assignments
  • Interest and passion for technology, particularly how to make enterprise software accessible through effective communication strategies
  • Energetic, enthusiastic, eager to learn and to try new things, resilient in rewriting content if/when it needs to be edited multiple times
  • Ability to focus on priorities while working on multiple projects
  • Ability to work well within a team and juggle several “communities” of feedback
  • Proficient using Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign, Google Docs
Education
  • B.A. in Journalism or English or Public Relations or Marketing Communications
If interested in a position with Sysorex, please submit a resume and cover letter to careers@sysorex.com.