Technology Reporter: Alphabet and Silicon Valley

Posted: 1/23/2019

Location: Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

CNBC is seeking a Technology Reporter to expand and improve our coverage of Alphabet and Silicon Valley tech culture.

Job Duties:
  • Break news about Alphabet, including stories about the business, culture, and people.
  • Write smart next-minute and longer-term analysis about Alphabet’s business.
  • Pitch and write features focusing on great human stories in and around Alphabet and Silicon Valley culture at large.
  • Chip in on fast-breaking news as needed.

  • • At least 3 years of experience covering tech or business news, ideally in a digital-first setting.
    • Sources in or close to Alphabet and its diverse businesses, possibly including advertising, media, hardware, and venture.
    • Demonstrated ability to write clean copy fast.
    • Business finance experience – must be familiar with balance sheets, S-1 filings, etc.

    Additional Job Requirements
    • Interested candidate must submit a resume/CV through to be considered.
    • Must be willing to work in San Francisco (preferred) or Englewood Cliffs, NJ.

    • Demonstrated ability to break news.
    • A body of writing that demonstrates knowledge of your desired beat area.
    • Strong critical thinker.
    • Experience using FOIAs, court documents, and other public sources.
    • Desire to work in a fast-paced digital news environment.
    • Team player, must cooperate and coordinate with journalists, editors, and producers from all parts of CNBC.
    • TV appearance experience a plus.

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