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Job Family: UX Copywriting
Experience Level: Mid Level
Location: Düsseldorf
Language: English


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UX Copywriter

About Us

trivago, a German travel tech company, is building an accommodation search platform to help millions of travelers find their ideal stay for a great value. We save our users time and empower them to get more out of travel by comparing accommodation from leading booking sites. Travelers come to trivago because they know they can rely on our metasearch platform to provide the best deals and deliver search results they love. To accomplish this, we work with a team of international talents eager to develop, take ownership for driving progress, and make a real difference. 

The Role

Are you a UX writer with experience in user research and looking for the opportunity to grow in a fast-paced environment? Are you passionate about usability, accessibility, and the power of the written word?

Our User Research team is on the lookout for a skilled UX Copywriter. In your role, you will work across teams to help millions of users have a great experience searching for accommodation on trivago. You will apply your knowledge to optimize copy for our website across several languages.

If you’re looking for a position with great growth potential that will not only challenge your writing skills, but also develop your knowledge of research and design, read on!

How you’ll make an impact: 

  • Create UX copy for feature development and test it for learnings and optimization.
  • Work with UX Designers and Researchers on copy for prototype usability testing, or identify copy areas to examine in testing.
  • Collaborate with the Translation & Localization team to align UX copy with internationalization best practices.
  • Develop, maintain, and evolve the tone & voice of our UX copy, working with communication, brand, marketing, and product teams.
  • Create and evolve tools for UX writing and education such as the style guide and UX copy workshops.
  • Advocate for and integrate accessibility best practices into UX copy created for trivago.

Please note: Applications without a cover letter will not be considered

What we're looking for: 

  • Minimum of 1 year experience in UX writing (content strategy/content design), preferably within digital product development.
  • Experience in user testing and understanding of UX Research methods.
  • Native-level English skills.
  • Excellent editorial and communication skills.
  • Ability to stay organized, prioritize, and be solution-oriented in a fast-paced environment.
  • Familiarity with internationalization best practices.

What makes you stand out:

  • Experience with translation management.
  • Background (academic or professional) in UX Research and testing.
  • Experience or passionate interest in the topic of accessibility in digital products/inclusive design.

Don’t let these nice-to-haves stop you from applying for the job! As long as you have relevant experience and the right attitude, we’d love to hear from you.

What you can expect from life at trivago:

Equal opportunity: An all-inclusive workplace, because we know representing the diversity of our customers in our talent force enables us to create a more meaningful product. 
International workforce: Collaborate with talents from 80+ nations bringing different perspectives, backgrounds, and expertise together to ensure a truly global focus.
Relocation: In-house relocation support, reimbursement to cover flight and moving expenses, support with work permit and visa questions, and free German language classes. 
Integration: Begin your journey with a structured and fun onboarding approach designed to help you network with other new colleagues and learn about the company.
Ownership: We promote fast decision-making and give you the opportunity to think and act like a business owner
Growth: Your development is our priority so you’ll get constant challenges, feedback on your work, and online & on-site trainings.
Wellbeing: A modern working environment, complimentary sports classes, on-site gym, and access to Likeminded
Flexibility: No fixed working hours or amount of vacation days. Instead, we trust the outcome of your work.
Hybrid: A mix of in-person collaboration in our Düsseldorf campus and remote work. You can also spend up to 20 days per year working from abroad (EU and additional countries).

A note from our recruitment team:

We know that applying for a new job can be both exciting and intimidating, but don’t worry, we’ve got you. Our recruiting team will be on hand every step of the way, but if you have any questions or concerns before applying, feel free to reach out to us at joinus@trivago.com. You can also find out more about our hiring process here. We look forward to your application!


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