UX Writer

Tel Aviv

Company Description

Dropbox is the world’s first smart workspace that helps people and teams focus on the work that matters. With more than 600 million registered users across 180 countries, we’re on a mission to design a more enlightened way of working. Dropbox is headquartered in San Francisco, CA, and has 12 offices around the world.

Team Description

Our Research & Design team crafts delightful experiences that make people's lives easier. We're a close-knit, collaborative group, guided by a highly iterative user-centered design process. Combining research, data, and thoughtful critique, we're discovering needs and solving fundamental problems that impact work and life for millions of people around the world.

Role description

We’re looking for an experienced Microcopy/UX Writer to join our design team in Tel Aviv. You’ll do content strategy and in-product writing to help design and launch new Dropbox products and features. 
You’ll be our first writer based in Tel Aviv, and you’ll have plenty of support. As a member of the Dropbox UX Writing team, you’ll workshop your words every week with writers in SF and NYC. And as a member of the Design team in Tel Aviv, you’ll join design sessions and help guide design decisions with your perspective. You’ll also be a part of user research sessions and join in on roadmap planning.

Apply if you have:

  • 4–6 years of professional writing experience
  • 2–3 years of microcopy/UX writing experience (UI writing, notifications, errors, tooltips, settings, and similar surfaces)
  • Native speaker–level English skills
  • A background in technical writing or experience writing for highly technical fields or complex enterprise systems using plain, clear language. 
  • Experience or interest in writing for projects like API documentation, release notes, and beta guides.
  • Ability to build language systems and vocabulary for new features
  • A portfolio of UX writing, or samples of microcopy/UX writing (please send with your application): onboarding, tooltips, buttons, emails, errors, settings, feature naming, or other user flows. Best if your portfolio includes at least one full user flow.
  • A collaborative, iterative working style
  • Experience partnering with designers, researchers, and product managers. 

Nice-to-have experience:

  • Working with remote teams and over VC
  • Creating information architecture and taxonomies
  • Conducting scrappy user research
  • presenting work and communicating a point of view
  • Partnering with engineers
Dropbox is an equal opportunity employer. We are a welcoming place for everyone, and we do our best to make sure all people feel supported and connected at work. A big part of that effort is our support for members and allies of internal groups like Asians at Dropbox, BlackDropboxers, Latinx, Pridebox (LGBTQ), Vets at Dropbox, Women at Dropbox, ATX Diversity (based in Austin, Texas) and the Dropbox Empowerment Network (based in Dublin, Ireland).

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