Khan Academy · Dec 16th 2018
UX Writers – Come join Khan Academy and put your passion and skill toward a deeply meaningful purpose! Join us on our mission to provide a free, world-class education for anyone, anywhere.
The team at Khan Academy comes from a wide variety of backgrounds, including industry leaders from companies such as Apple, Square, Airbnb, tiny startups, games, and education – we actively foster a cross-disciplinary environment because we believe that’s where the magic happens. The design team is a small, highly diverse group of people; each member has a lot of impact and makes huge contributions across the board. We’re deeply invested in your future: we have high expectations of you, and consider deeply how to best support you to achieve them.
What’s we’re looking for
As a Lead UX writer, you’ll strategically define and shape the voices of the products we develop. Because everything we do is in service of learning, your expertise is an essential part of the design process. As a member of our close-knit design team, you’ll partner with user research, product design, and brand design. You’ll also work cross-functionally with PM, engineering, customer support, business development and marketing. By implementing, documenting, and sharing best practices, you’ll empower product teams and set the standard of quality across the board. Your work will directly impact millions of today’s students and those who support them, while cultivating a growth mindset for everyone along the way.
You’ll be responsible for:
The ideal candidate will have:
We may be a non-profit, but we reward our talented team well!
HOW TO APPLY
1. Attach your resume below 2. Address the following prompt in the space provided below: At Khan Academy, we believe that reaching all learners requires a team that is diverse in every respect, and we are looking for individuals who will help us fulfill our mission by adding to the diversity of our team’s experiences, perspectives, and mindsets. With that in mind, tell us briefly how your experiences and perspectives— whether personal, professional, academic, or otherwise— could contribute to the diversity of our team.
We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or Veteran status.