Creative Content Writer

Tynker - Mountain View, California - Full time

Are you an excellent writer with an unparalleled command of the English language? Do you get a kick out of engaging and growing an audience? Does the thought of a mission-critical role in a fast-paced environment energize you? 

Then you may be the perfect addition to our vibrant team! Recent graduates from top-tier schools/universities to the front of the line! We prefer candidates in journalism, English or writing programs. 

Please provide 3-4 writing samples along with your resume.

What you'll do:

Write articles, documents, marketing collateral, and other internal and external deliverables that appeal to various audiences. 

Author, edit, and proofread marketing copy for online, email, and social media initiatives

Oversee content for all outbound marketing and communications deliverables

Ensure that all of our content is on-brand and consistent in style, quality and tone

Manage editorial calendar and write 1-2 blog posts per week

Manage all communication with our community of parents and kid users

Write compelling content that makes our parent audience want to learn more

Conduct interviews with parents and kids over Skype or Google Hangouts

Come up with creative ideas, such as contests and events, to engage our community

Use Internet tools to develop clients and establish a good relationship with them

Key Position Requirements:

BA or BFA in English, Communication, or Journalism 

Experience writing copy, developing content, editing, and proofing

Impeccable writing and oral communication skills, including grammar

Strong sense of urgency and attention to detail

Excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, Keynote, Google Docs, etc.)

Able to learn and work effectively in a fast-paced environment

A self-starter with a high level of energy and motivation

Minor in Computer Science or programming knowledge a big plus

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Experience Level

Mid Level


Tynker's award-winning creative computing platform helps children develop computational thinking and programming skills in a fun, intuitive, and imaginative way. The platform is used by over 60 million kids, spanning over 150 countries. 

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