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A truly global company

Emsisoft is based in New Zealand, but our reach is global. Our team is composed of the most dedicated and talented people for the job, working in all corners of the world. We at Emsisoft don't know physical or cultural boundaries. We are all part of a diverse group of experts that create the best possible malware protection software for all.

Benefits of working at Emsisoft

  • Flexible work hours - whatever time suits you best.
  • Multicultural environment - international collaboration.
  • Do something good - fight the bad boys and their online threats.
  • Company ethics - we don't do things just for the money.

Before you apply

Security-Writer/Blogger

Help us make the Internet a safer place! We at Emsisoft believe that knowledge is key to online security, therefore we educate users from all over the World and provide best practice advise how they can protect their computers from the vast amount of online threats that are lurking on the Internet today.

To expand our international online marketing team, we're currently looking for a long term relationship with a professional security writer.

Job description:

You will be responsible for keeping our customers up-to-date on the latest security/antivirus news via our blog, newsletters, and social network newsfeeds.

Your regular deliverables will focus on content creation, thought leadership viewpoints and social media posts, but can also include website copy and influencer outreach to amplify our message to a relevant target audience.

This is a ~20h/week remote position and you will have full flexibility on where and when you do your work. We're a 100% virtually organized team of 40 who are spread across a dozen time zones, and are proud of providing safe and reliable working environments that allow for a healthy work&life balance, while keeping personal- and business-ethics high for more than 15 years.

Responsibilities:

  • Your primary responsibility is focused on creating new, interesting and educational content related to Internet security. This ranges from high-quality knowledge base articles with in-depth analysis to creating bi-weekly newsletters to educate users with basic security knowledge.
  • You'll also write about the most important malware outbreaks and newly detected security leaks as they appear.
  • Establishing a strong connection to our customers via social networks (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) is a core goal as well.
  • Coordinate translations into other languages with the help of our translation team.
  • Establish a good working relationship with the Lab team to translate their latest security discoveries into engaging stories for our customers.

Skills and qualifications:

  • Native (or equivalent) English speakers only.
  • Strong copywriting, research and topic planning skills.
  • Ability to meet set timelines and to work in a fast-paced, quickly changing work environment.
  • Ideally you have a professional background in writing.
  • Working knowledge of SEO to optimize content reach is desireable.
  • Knowledge of the IT security scene would be preferred, but if you don't have that yet, we'll get you there, no worries.
  • An exceptional general interest in exploring how things work and how things can be broken would be awesome.
  • You have the skills to create enthusiastic and professional texts that describe complex things in easy to understand words.

We are offering from 20h/week to full time employment as an independent contractor, working in an interesting field as part of a growing multi-cultural company. You will have flexible work hours providing the short daily meetings are covered. Your job will be completely location independent, assuming you have access to a reasonably fast and stable Internet connection.

Interested?

Great! Please send an application including the following information:

  • A short resume covering your previous 5 years of employment along with short descriptions of the main tasks you were responsible for.
  • Two work samples of content you have written: Short (500 words) and long (1500-3000 words).
  • Your salary expectations.

Submit your application now: [email protected]

Tech Evangelist

Educates visitors, sales staff and partners about our products. A product marketer with great verbal and written communication skills who translates the paid offering into a message that someone will actually care about. This person should also be blogging and helping create offers because he or she is closer to the customer than the rest of the team.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement a strong product marketing.
  • Create and maintain copy for website and print materials.
  • Work closely with sales team and partners.

Skills and qualifications:

  • University education in marketing OR similar training/work experience in marketing.
  • Must be a self-starter and comfortable working in a fast-paced innovative environment.
  • High energy level and ability to work independently.
  • High levels of collaboration and teamwork.
  • Positive attitude and willing to go the extra mile without being asked.
  • Fluent business English.
  • Must be Windows user to understand what we're doing.

We are offering a safe long term full-time contract employment, working in an interesting field as part of a growing multi-cultural company. You will have semi-flexible work hours providing the short daily meetings are covered. Your job will be completely location independent, assuming you have access to a reasonably fast and stable Internet connection.

Interested?

Great! Please send an application including the following information:

  • A short resume covering your previous 5 years of employment along with short descriptions of the main tasks you were responsible for.
  • Two work samples of content you have written: Short (500 words) and long (1500-3000 words).
  • Your salary expectations.

Submit your application now: [email protected]