Technology Reporter, Defense One

Location
Washington
Posted
Jul 24, 2014
Closes
Aug 23, 2014
Contact
Ms. Human Resources
Duration
Full Time
Defense One has an immediate opening for a technology reporter based out of its Watergate headquarters. To help fulfill Defense One’s mission to cover the new era of defense, we’re looking for a highly talented reporter and writer to enhance our coverage of trends and developments in defense technology, including advanced technologies, key military weapons programs, arms sales and budgets, and cybersecurity. The position requires an energetic reporter and engaging writer with digital journalism experience to cover the Defense Department and relevant agencies, industries and beats. The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of relevant experience in defense, national security, or technology reporting and have demonstrated social media skills.


Qualifications of the Ideal Candidate:
*Strong news judgment
*Quick and accurate reporting/writing skills
*A deep knowledge of the defense technology landscape
*Digital journalism experience
*Willingness to work scattered and often long hours, independently, with flexibility
*Experience and willingness to participate and lead Defense One live events
*A strong work ethic and motivation to succeed
*A positive, energetic attitude

Interested candidates should submit a cover letter, résumé and sample clips.

For more information about Defense One, please visit us at www.defenseone.com.

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