Senior Writer, Content Marketing

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Are you passionate about turning business and technical information into engaging storytelling? We are looking for a talented writer, editor and content marketer to join our fast-growing content marketing team which covers emerging technologies, IT, security and more. You’ll play a pivotal role in writing, planning and executing our content across a variety of channels and formats. This role requires a high level of creativity combined with the ability to collaborate across our product, corporate and customer experience marketing teams.

The ideal candidate for this position has a writing and editing background,  a proven track record of meeting deadlines and managing multiple, successful projects and a passion for developing and creating great content. If you’re ready to join a fun, creative, growing team, we want to hear from you.

At Splunk, we’re committed to our work, having fun and most importantly to each other’s success. Join us as we make data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone.

This role is based at the San Francisco HQ location.


  • Develop, write and edit high-impact content that is distributed across a variety of channels (web, email, social and more) to reach target audiences
  • Manage an editorial calendar
  • Collaborate across our product, corporate and customer experience marketing teams


  • 7+ years experience working in technology content or journalism creating high-quality content in the form of articles, customer stories, case studies and more
  • Significant experience in editorial or digital marketing role delivering content in a wide array of formats
  • Experience using analytics to determine the effectiveness of content communication channels to better inform our strategy
  • Strong project management skills – the ability to own and drive schedules from start to finish, including managing peers
  • Ability to interpret creative direction, and willingness to learn
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, dynamic work environment and able to multitask on a variety of different projects
  • Previous experience managing IT or security-related content and an editorial calendar a plus

BA in journalism, English or related field a plus.

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