Content Strategist / Technical Writer

With more than 20,000 members, Ory is the leading open-source authentication identity management, account registration, login and authorization ecosystem and community in the world. Ory’s flagship zero trust network “Ory Network” is a global, scalable and secure platform for managing identities and its distribution across various internet services including IoT and emerging Fintech systems. Ory is a modern software start-up founded in 2019 that promotes an open, diverse, and collaborative working culture.

As a Content Strategist at Ory, you will shape our written content in structure, tone, presentation and content - from developer documentation and guides to whitepapers and blog posts.

Overview

  • Position type: Full Time
  • Location: Munich, Germany / Remote (Timezone CET ± 3H)
  • Components: Ory Console, Ory Open Source, Ory Website

What you'll do

  • Define the content strategy across our website, documentation portal, and in-product guidance.
  • Write documentation for new products, and about new functionality in existing products, targeting both developers and less technical audiences.
  • Create engaging content in the form of in-product education and help, blog posts, tutorials, case studies, release announcements, and more.
  • Develop in-depth knowledge of the product and market. Interview stakeholders and collaborate with subject-matter experts to develop technically accurate documentation.
  • Shape Ory’s voice across our products and documentation.

We’re looking for someone who has

  • native speaker or at least C2 level proficiency in both spoken and written English.
  • strong copyediting and proofreading skills, attention to detail, and impeccable grammar.
  • proven experience with making technical content understandable and accessible to broader audiences, e.g. in documentation, blog posts, articles, case studies, sales materials, or podcasts.
  • excellent communication skills.
  • self-organization and time-management skills.

Why Ory

Ory is an engineering company with a high degree of freedom and autonomy. You will be working with experienced, helpful, and talented peers who all share a deep passion for software.

Ory is just starting and there are countless opportunities and constant work in progress. We support each other in our curiosity and creativity which we pursue through thoughtful discussion, transparency, and knowledge-sharing among a diverse set of peers and colleagues. We want to work in a company of warm, inclusive people who treat their colleagues exceptionally well.

We are looking for people with passion, curiosity, and integrity. You're encouraged to apply even if your experience does not precisely match the job description. Your skills and curiosity will stand out and set you apart.

Interested? Drop us a short introductory email to [email protected] and please make sure to include a link to your GitHub profile.