Marketing Writer
Epiphan Systems, Inc.
Ottawa, ON
Epiphan Video ( is a small, nimble company creating AV products for video capture and streaming. We provide the opportunity to develop leading edge technology in an entrepreneurial work environment that fosters creativity and collaboration. It’s a fun and interesting place to work with lots of projects and plenty to learn.

Based in our Kanata or Palo Alto office, we are looking for a Marketing Writer to join our Marketing group. The ideal candidate has a good balance of skills that allow them to write captivating marketing messaging with a strong technical foundation. Our customers expect thoroughly researched content directed specifically towards their use case. We want to exhibit empathy for our customers’ pain points, and provide messaging that directly correlates with solutions to their needs.

Key responsibilities
Contribute written content in the form of website copy, blog articles, social media posts and interactions, success stories, technical solutions, white-papers, press releases, html emails, and more
Generate ideas for content that will resonate with potential customers and succeed in driving traffic to our digital marketing efforts
Write and structure content uniquely optimized for web, mobile and social platforms
Research our common use cases and develop marketing documents that support comprehensive B2B solutions
Work with our Engineering team to fully grasp technical aspects of our products
Develop marketing materials specific to our channel partners, adapting to their style and customer base
Consider SEO goals for all written content with a willingness to adapt for optimized results
Experience & qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Communications, English or a scientific or engineering field or equivalent
3+ years’ experience in marketing and communications or technical writing role
In depth portfolio of writing and editorial work, demonstrating a mastery of the English language and the ability to simplify complex topics
Excellent verbal and written English communication skills, being able to simplify complex ideas into clear, friendly marketing content
Strong organizational and time-management skills with a willingness to adapt quickly to unforeseen, time-sensitive projects
Experience in writing for a range of marketing content, demonstrating how to deliver a consistent message through different platforms
Tech savvy and curious about new technologies
Ability to empathize with our customers in order to tell their stories in compelling fashion

To apply:
Please forward applications via email to Include a cover letter and resume. In the e-mail subject line, please indicate the position title Marketing Writer. We thank all applicants for their interest, but we will only be able to contact individuals being invited for an interview. No agencies please.