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Freelance IT/DevOps Copywriter (Remote) in New York, NY, USA

Looking for: Copywriter
Budget: Negotiable

SmartBug Media, a leading digital and content marketing agency, is seeking a freelance technical writer with experience in DevOps, specifically with:

  • Web acceleration
  • Load balancing
  • Servers
  • SaaS
  • Security/Cybersecurity
  • Microsoft Exchange

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We are looking for someone who consistently delivers high-quality work in the form of blog posts, e-books, and more. The selected candidate will work closely with our application delivery client to produce eight 800-word blog posts per month, and one piece of premium content (e-books, white papers, etc.) per month.

This will be a part-time, ongoing freelance opportunity. Workload may fluctuate based on client’s needs. All work can be done remotely.

Candidates must reside and be authorized to work in the United States.


  • Create high-quality, differentiated and compelling copy in the form of blogs, e-books, and case studies for one of our largest clients.
  • Attend or synthesize interviews with clients and subject matter experts
  • Write in Chicago or AP styles as needed
  • Work with the project team collaboratively through our online project management system.
  • Understand the client’s target audiences and personas to craft your messaging accordingly.
  • Deliver quality work on-target and on-time.
  • Present your ideas and receive feedback in a healthy and professional manner.
  • Other related responsibilities as assigned


  • Authorization to work in the U.S. without employer sponsorship is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent professional experience) in writing or marketing communications.
  • Experience in executing or writing about the following (required):
  • Web acceleration
  • Load balancing
  • Servers
  • SaaS
  • Security/Cybersecurity
  • Microsoft Exchange
  • Excellent writing and storytelling skills
  • A meticulous approach to grammar, spelling, blog structure, and providing the highest-quality, cleanest, most concise copy possible
  • The ability to research topics and include references and citations
  • An uncompromising approach to hitting deadlines
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills


  • $125-150 per 800-word blog post
  • $800-1,000 per 2,500-word ebook

Interview Process:

  • Application submission
  • Video call with hiring team member
  • Video call with Vice President of Creative
  • About SmartBug Media

SmartBug Media is a fast-growing and nationally recognized inbound marketing agency. We’ve built our name and client base by delivering game-changing marketing campaigns that increase traffic, leads, customers, and brand value. That’s why we are recommended by some of the biggest names in inbound marketing and maintain a client roster that’s growing by the day.

We are a 56-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.

Are you looking to pay or is this a collaboration?
Pay to hire someone

Is this ongoing work or a one off job?
Ongoing work

How would you prefer to pay?
Day rate

What’s your day rate budget range? (USD)
$250-350 (Industry average)

Do you have an estimate of the job or project length?
A few months

Are you a company or individual hiring?

Do you have internal sign off on the hire?

Do you need to hire for a specific city, country or place?
Yes, they need to be at a location (give location in job title)

When do you want to have the freelancer secured by?
2-3 weeks

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Yes (please enter this in the description)

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Posted 2 months ago
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