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UX Copywriter (f/m/d)

Standort flexibelKöln, Nordrhein-Westfalen, DeutschlandProduct Development


is Germany's best-known AI company. We develop neural networks to help people work with language. With DeepL Translator, we have created the world's best machine translation system and made it available free of charge to everyone online. Over the next few years, we aim to make DeepL the world's leading language technology company.

Our goal is to overcome language barriers and bring cultures closer together.

What distinguishes us from other companies?

DeepL (formerly Linguee) was founded by developers and researchers. We focus on the development of new, exciting products, which is why we spend a lot of time actively researching the latest topics. We understand the challenges of developing new products and try to meet them with an agile and dynamic way of working. Our work culture is very open because we want our employees to feel comfortable. In our daily work we use modern technologies - not only to translate texts, but also to create the world's best dictionaries, and solve other language problems.

When we tell people about DeepL as an employer, reactions are overwhelmingly positive. Maybe it's because they have enjoyed our services, or maybe they just want to get on board with our quest to break down language barriers and facilitate communication.

What will you be doing at DeepL?

You'll create content across the customer journey on a product with more than 100 million users, on multiple platforms. This will often involve communicating complex product features and benefits in ways that speak to our users and help them understand and use our products. You'll also have the chance to capture our brand voice and explore innovative ideas to build out engaging product experiences for our users worldwide.


Your responsibilities

  • Own the content creation process (including designing, writing, editing, testing, and improving content) and ensure our content meets the needs of our customers
  • Write clear and consistent user-interface content
  • Share and receive feedback within the product design team to find the best solutions for our products
  • Identify problems, explore content-related ways to solve them, and deliver solutions
  • Use Figma to create and edit content within designs
  • Contribute to and implement a content style guide
  • Collaborate daily across teams, including engineering, product, design, research, marketing, and support
  • Work with our localization team to ensure the best product experience for every language

What we offer

  • A friendly, international, and highly committed team with much trust and an efficient decision-making processes
  • The opportunity to shape a buyer’s experience for an unlimited market with a diverse customer base (international customers, from start-ups to large corporations)
  • A chance to work at scale – market state-of-art technology with a solid product-market fit, and over half of a billion people used DeepL up to this date
  • Experience a fast-growth environment – over the past two years; we grew our team from 20 to over 300 employees distributed across the UK, Netherlands, Germany, Poland, and Japan
  • Flexible work arrangements with office hubs in Cologne, Berlin, London, and Amsterdam, you choose where and how you work
  • Meaningful work as we break down language barriers worldwide and bring different cultures closer together
  • Regular team events – internationally

About you

  • 3+ years of experience writing and designing content for web or mobile
  • Strong editing skills and attention to detail
  • Ability to make complex products sound simple
  • Experience using data to guide your content design process
  • Strong communication skills and ability to collaborate with a variety of people and roles
  • Can embrace a fast-paced, iterative work environment
  • Fluent in English, other languages (e.g., German) are an advantage
  • Good to have: experience working with multilingual interfaces
  • Please include a link to samples of your work that show an experience across different content types.

Please make sure to send your CV and cover letter in English.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!

If you want more insights about this position and the hiring process, don't miss out on the following conversation between Maddie from our Copywriting team and Arthur from our People & Culture team!

Standort flexibel
Product Development