Protect Yourself from Job Scams

Here is how to protect yourself from job scams, which can appear like legitimate work opportunities, where the scammer pretends to work at Automattic:

  • Automattic will never ask for money or fees at any point during the interview process; if you are being asked to send money as part of your interaction, do not send money. Please report the situation here.
  • Automattic never asks applicants to communicate through Telegram or Skype. If you are being asked to download Telegram or Skype for a job interview, do not download. Report the situation here.
  • Genuine Automattic email comes only from or email addresses. 
  • Automattic posts all legitimate job openings on our careers website. You may come across job postings on various job boards. For your safety, please verify a role exists and apply directly on our website at