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San Francisco / Bay Area Reporter (Full Time)
San Francisco, CA, US
We’re looking for a full time (maybe PT if necessary) San-Francisco/Silicon Valley based tech writer.
You need to be incredibly passionate about technology, start-ups, entrepreneurship and Internet culture. You’ll be keen to immerse yourself in the SF/SiliconValley technology scene – or indeed already be part of it. You’ll enjoy chasing up stories and the people behind them for interviews/comment. You’ll love people, events and developing relationships. You’ll be keen to learn the background to a story, thrive on the details and above all, be passionate about being first to a story.
You should be keen to make a name for yourself within the tech circle but more importantly, interested in being part of the Internet’s fastest growing technology blog and its team of global writers.
- Unwavering passion for technology, start-ups, entrepreneurship
- A hunger for breaking news.
- Fast, confident writer.
- Natural attention to detail
- Natural drive to get to a news story first, and the story behind the story.
- Watching out and reporting breaking news stories, anywhere on the planet – but especially within SF/Silicon Valley.
- Reviewing start-ups from across the planet – but particularly within SF/Silicon Valley
- Writing thoughtful discussion posts about the International technology scene; the companies involved, influencers and everything in between.
- Attending events and conferences.
- Interviewing influencers and companies involved in the headline.
Founded in 2008, The Next Web is one of the world’s largest online publications that delivers an international perspective on the latest news about technology; its business and culture.