Digital Content Specialist -E-Commerce and Digital Channels- 90333622 - Washington

Date: Jun 9, 2022

Location: Washington, District of Columbia, US, 20002

Company: Amtrak

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Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move America’s workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

The Digital Content Specialist – E-Commerce and Digital Channels:  is focused on the delivery of engaging and informative digital experiences that foster positive customer experiences and drive revenue for Amtrak. The position will be responsible for:



  • Define and maintain customer facing content placement across digital channels and displays.
  • Own the content development workstream across multiple projects.
  • Collaborate with cross domain teams with the common goal of creating informative experiences.
  • Utilize content management systems to ensure consistent messaging across a variety of Amtrak digital properties.



  • Ensure the content strategy speaks to the needs of Amtrak customers.
  • Serve as subject matter expert in strategic content ideation of internal and external Amtrak applications.
  • Take ownership and drive the authoring of content available in all Amtrak digital channels.
  • Passionate about partnering with IT/UX project teams to create, refine, and advise project plans, requirements and business process documentation and resource plans.
  • Develop positive relationships with project stakeholders, business partners, and executive steering committee to establish an effective communication framework.
  • Provide support in the drafting of user stories.
  • Provide ongoing support in defect resolution and backlog management.



  • 3+ years of demonstrated success in crafting content strategies, building web experiences and authoring and maintaining customer facing content.
  • Bachelor’s degree required OR equivalent combination of training, education or relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • 2 years of project management experience in IT, E-Commerce, Marketing or Transportation. 
  • 2 years of agile software development exposure.
  • Experience with researching and implementing business software solutions and working with technical support teams to resolve issues.
  • Demonstrated experience with AEM (Adobe) and/or other content management systems.
  • Skilled in collecting and responding to input from multiple sources (users, testers, engineering, competitive products, management, etc.) 
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a broad spectrum of colleagues, including designers, software engineers, senior executives and partners
  • Outstanding organizational, management, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Demonstrated familiarity with Microsoft Office Suite (i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Word, and Visio).




  • BA/BS degree in design or technical field.
  • 5+ years’ experience building consumer facing digital experiences in an Agile environment.
  • Experience in the travel industry and e-commerce.
  • 3+ years of experience with Atlassian tools, eg, Jira and Confluence.
  • 2+ years of Adobe Analytics experience
  • Experience with consumer facing informational displays.
  • Attention to detail.




  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills.

Requisition ID:104641
Posting Location(s):District of Columbia; Maryland; Virginia
Job Family/Function:Marketing 
Relocation Offered:No 
Travel Requirements:Up to 25% 

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job – we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

All positions require pre-employment background check verification, a pre-employment drug screen and proof of full vaccination against COVID -19. Amtrak is committed to a safe workplace free of drugs and alcohol and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. Marijuana, notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession of marijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use.  Candidates who engage in the usage of marijuana will not be qualified for hire.   Successful applicants for employment with Amtrak must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by the date of hire as a condition of employment, subject to requests for accommodation.  Fully vaccinated means 14 days have elapsed since receiving the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine or 14 days since receiving the Johnson & Johnson vaccine.

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR § 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety-sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, the individual will not be permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an EOE/Affirmative Action Minority/Female employer, and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race/color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related conditions), national origin/ethnicity, age, disability (intellectual, mental and physical), veteran status, marital status, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, genetic information, citizenship or any other personal characteristics protected by law.

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