Contract Marketing Writer

Marketing Seattle, Washington

The solutions we build at ExtraHop is transforming the IT industry. ExtraHop helps businesses from retail, financial, healthcare to government and more, manage and stay ahead of the growing demands on their applications and infrastructures.

We have ambitious organizational growth plans and we're looking for people who would love to join us on this exciting journey and grow their careers at the same time. Think you have what it takes to work on one of the best teams in the industry? Read on.

We're looking for a Contract Marketing Writer with exceptional writing skills, a passion for technology and a deep understanding of the ways content gets read and shared online. This person will report to the Director of Web and Digital Marketing and collaborate with various teams and external agencies as needed, to create a content experience that educates the marketplace about ExtraHop's innovative, industry-leading wire data analytics solutions, and motivates readers to take action. This position will be a key contributor to ExtraHop's content-centric digital marketing strategy.

Duties and Responsibilities 
  • Creates content and develop a content strategy as part of the digital experience
  • Produces online content that is accurate, articulate, and compelling expression of ExtraHop's technology and the value it provides to customers
  • Develops content that engages audiences at various stages of the buying cycle
  • Creates content that amplifies ExtraHop's brand voice and is optimized for SEO and SEM
  • The content output will include but not be limited to web copy, blog posts, email campaign copy, social media posts; newsletter content
Required Qualifications and Experience
  • Exceptional writing skills and a proven ability to convey complex topics in a digestible manner
  • B.A. in English, Journalism, Marketing, or Communications from a four-year college or university; or equivalent combination of work experience
  • Must have 5 years or more of writing experience as part of work experience
  • Must have excellent communication and project management skills
  • Knowledge of Google Analytics, other measurement tools, and basic HTML preferred
  • Knowledge of SEO and content marketing is a major plus
  • A portfolio consisting of a variety of excellent content output must be provided upon request


ExtraHop is an enterprise cyber analytics and performance monitoring company helping the world’s leading organizations understand and secure their entire environment from core to edge to cloud. Our breakthrough approach to analytics and machine learning helps our customers investigate threats, ensure the delivery of critical applications, and secure their investment in the cloud, resulting in 95% faster threat detection and reducing unplanned downtime by 86% while providing the best possible customer experience.

ExtraHop is recognized by leading organizations for both its innovation in the market and its commitment to building a world-class team. We’ve been named to Wealthfront’s Career-Launching Companies list for the last four years, and JMP Securities put ExtraHop on its 2018 Super 70 List as one of the most strategically positioned private companies in the cybersecurity industry. Credit Suisse recognized ExtraHop as a member of its inaugural Disruptive Technology Recognition Program, and SC Media named ExtraHop a 2019 Industry Innovator for enterprise network traffic analysis.

With well over $100 million in bookings in 2018, and 10x growth in security, the opportunity with ExtraHop has never been greater. Are you ready to rise above the noise?

ExtraHop is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, military status, or national origin or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or applicable local law  #LI-DS1