Alpha Vantage

We build accessible and easy to use APIs for financial market data.

Full-time or Part-time Writers

$40K - $75K
Boston, MA, US
Job Type
Any (new grads ok)
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Olivier Porte
Olivier Porte

About the role

Alpha Vantage is a Y-Combinator backed software company that is building the definitive platform for the next generation of financial market participants. Our APIs are used by a global base of developers and investors in both the private and public sectors.

We are looking for a writer with an appetite for business, finance (markets), and technology to create short-form and long-form content that is both interesting, timely, and relevant to our weekly newsletter's subscriber base.

If you are a self-starter who is constantly curious, has very strong writing skills, and a track record of producing high-quality content, we want to hear from you!


❚ Write in-depth, high-quality news stories across business, finance, and technology on a weekly basis

❚ Build, develop, and maintain a network of relevant industry sources

❚ Be a team player and collaborate with other team members as necessary

❚ Strategize and help execute our coverage of business, finance, and technology

❚ Uphold a high standard of journalistic integrity

Minimum Qualifications:

❚ Very strong writing skills

❚ Active relationships with members of the finance, tech, and crypto community

❚ Comfortable conducting interviews for stories and building connections with industry insiders

❚ Able to meet deadlines and work under time pressure

❚ Thrive under conditions of ambiguity and work well in an unstructured environment

Nice-to-have (not mandatory) Qualifications:

❚ Bachelor's degree in Journalism or equivalent

❚ Prior experience covering business, finance, or technology at a respected media publication


❚ Competitive salary and generous stock options

❚ Flexible work hours, work from home (but must reside in Boston-area), and generous vacation policy

❚ A high-impact role at a Y Combinator backed high-growth startup

How to apply:

Please subscribe to our newsletter and familiarize yourself with its content. Start thinking about how you would personally contribute to it.

After completing the above step, if you feel like you are able to contribute (and are excited about the prospect of doing so!), please send your resume to [careers] at [alphavantage] dot [co] and include "Writer" (please specify if you are interested in "full-time" or "part-time") in the subject line.

Along with your resume, please include attachments or links to examples of content you have written in the past, other relevant background and accomplishments, and finally any languages you are comfortable communicating in beyond English (if any).

We are excited to get to know you!

About Alpha Vantage

We build accessible and easy to use APIs for financial market data.

Alpha Vantage
Team Size:8
Olivier Porte
Olivier Porte
Steve Zheng
Steve Zheng