Editor / Learning Experience

February 20, 2018

With Babbel everyone can learn a new language. The top grossing online language learning app empowers learners to start speaking straight away. 73% of Babbel’s users feel they’d be able to hold a short conversation after just five hours of using the app. Recognised by Fast Company Magazine as the most innovative education company of 2016, Babbel’s courses make it easy to learn 14 different languages from 7 display languages. Unique to Babbel, our team of language experts build individual courses for each language pair.

Available for web, iOS and Android, bite-sized lessons cover useful real-world topics, from introducing oneself and ordering food, to local colloquialisms and idioms. Founded in 2007, the company recently surpassed 1,000,000 active subscribers and has a team of over 500 people of 45 nationalities working in Berlin and New York.

Improving the way people learn languages is a great challenge — we’re looking for a new Editor to join our team

You are:

  • A talented writer and creative teacher with a relentless drive to create inspiring learner-centric materials
  • A language learning enthusiast with superior writing and editing skills in fluent Mexican Spanish and American English
  • Eager to innovate and learn continuously through user testings
  • A great communicator who can express his/her thoughts well in English

You have:

  • A university degree in Spanish, Education, Linguistics or a related field
  • More than 2 years of experience in editing and content creation for (digital) learning products
  • Proven experience in teaching
  • Expertise in the field of language learning
  • Prior experience in project management
  • Excellent knowledge of Spanish and it’s varieties as well as of (American) English
  • A self-organized, reliable and team-oriented working style

You will:

  • Contribute to the creation of new learning experiences for Mexican Spanish
  • Ideate, plan, write, edit and proofread learning content for an American English-speaking audience
  • Perform other editorial tasks such as image research and recordings
  • Coordinate and work with a team of freelancers
  • Research and advise on innovative learning materials


  • A lively startup atmosphere with friendly working hours
  • Work in a truly international and fast-growing start-up
  • Great opportunities for personal growth
  • A vibrant international team of over 45 different nationalities