Tech/IT Copywriter

  • Remote
  • Full Time
  • Creative
  • Experienced

SmartBug Media™, a leading digital and content marketing agency, is seeking full-time copywriters. The ideal candidates will have a background in journalism, preferably with experience in B2B, technology, or finance.

Position Overview:

This position acts as the brand journalist on a portfolio of client accounts, working directly with the client and the consulting team to create award-winning content for the client. The copywriter plays a key role in conceiving and delivering clients’ written content and is a core member of the team.  The copywriter is responsible for writing a variety of content including blogs, long-form pieces, emails, landing pages, and other miscellaneous copy. 

This particular role requires knowledge of and experience writing about software development, information technology (IT), artificial intelligence (AI), data management, and cloud technologies.

The Day-to-Day:

  • Utilize your ability to translate client strategy into creative, compelling copy
  • Work within a cross-functional team to ideate  and contribute to the editorial calendar for your clients by conceiving engaging titles and story angles
  • Execute the client’s brand voice, tone, and messaging
  • Create high-quality and differentiated copy in the form of blogs, e-books, case studies, headlines, web copy, emails, social and more
  • Edit copy for style, grammar, logic, flow, repetition, and to ensure it’s on strategy
  • Conduct in-depth research to learn new subjects or industries as needed
  • Conduct interviews with subject matter experts
  • Support your team to make sure deadlines are met
  • Write in Chicago or AP styles as needed
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

Required Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism or related field or related experience.
  • 2-5 years relevant experience writing copy with a digital marketing agency, inbound marketing agency, news organization, and/or in-house client marketing team
  • Experience conducting topic research and the correct use of references and citations

Preferred Education and Experience

  • Experience writing about software development, information technology (IT), artificial intelligence (AI), data management, and cloud technologies to B2B audiences
  • Experience working remotely in similar roles


Interview Process:

  • Phone screening
  • Video call with VP of Creative
  • Spec article writing test
  • Reference checking
  • Final video interview with SmartBug’s CEO

Our Extensive Employee Benefits Program Includes:

  • Generous compensation package with performance incentives
  • Health insurance with company contribution
  • Paid maternity and paternity leave
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) with employer matching
  • Flexible spend plan
  • Company-funded short-term disability and life insurance
  • Long-term disability
  • Annual leadership conference, SmartBugapalooza
  • Training budget
  • The flexibility of working remotely

About SmartBug Media™

SmartBug Media™ is a fully remote globally recognized Intelligent Inbound™ marketing agency that assists businesses in growing revenue through content marketing, sales enablement, web development, marketing automation, and PR. For over 10 years, SmartBug™ has helped businesses increase qualified leads, close customers, and enhance the reach and loyalty of their brands. We are a 100+ person remote company that believes you shouldn’t have to compromise work/life balance in order to deliver great work, and we believe that you can do this from anywhere. SmartBug has been named to the Inc. 5000 4 times, Adweek 100 the last two years, and has won numerous Comparably awards for its culture and leadership. SmartBug is HubSpot’s highest rated partner in the world.



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