Mediabistro Tech Editor

Penske Media Corporation, Los Angeles, CA USA

Content is the cornerstone to all we do, and our audience is why we do it.

Salary: Base + Benefits + 401-k

Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)

Duration: Full-Time Tech Editor is a rapidly growing men’s lifestyle and product review website owned by Penske Media Corporation. We help guys find under-the-radar fashion brands, top-shelf whiskey and innovative VR products. Right now, we’re looking for a new tech editor to oversee our gadgets vertical and help us cover the most exciting news and product launches in the tech space. This is a great opportunity for an experienced e-commerce writer and journalist looking for more responsibility. The right candidate will be excited to bring new ideas to the table and experiment with strategies to grow our audience in 2022 and beyond.

The tech editor will be responsible for overseeing all content related to smartphones, speakers, headphones, laptops, video consoles and more. Assignments may range from updating product picks in our tech gift guide or producing a hands-on review of an unreleased smart home assistant. The ideal candidate will know the tech gadgets space inside and out and have a keen interest in keeping up with the latest trends and product releases. In addition, the chosen candidate will be responsible for managing a small team of freelancers.

The ideal candidate must understand how to create serviceable content with commerce intent that incorporates general SEO best practices. Most importantly, we’re looking for someone who has a passion for all things tech.


  • Write and produce 5-10 shoppable posts per week, featuring the latest products in the tech space
  • Manage team of freelancers to cover breaking product news and produce reviews and shopping guides
  • Pitch timely, on brand ideas citing the latest product launches and trends
  • Work closely with SEO manager and managing editor to prioritize a mixture of content updates and new assignments while meeting weekly deadlines
  • Develop relationships with PR reps in the industry


  • Minimum of 4 years of professional experience covering tech
  • The ability to work independently, extremely detail oriented and thrives in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Successful and current relationships with key PR people in the market a plus
  • An understanding of and interest in the latest tech happenings
  • Daily experience working within a CMS
  • Proficiency with Photoshop or other image editing software
  • Excellent communication skills; verbal and written

About is a daily destination for savvy shoppers, connoisseurs and the curious-minded alike, providing a glimpse into what’s new and what’s next. As industry insiders, we spot the most unique, quality and discerning products and experiences from around the world. Then we show you how to access them. Spy is your daily briefing into everyday luxuries and secret gems.

About PMC:

PMC is a leading independent global media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a passionate monthly audience of more than 310 million. Since 2004, Penske Media has been a pioneer in digital media and a platform innovator, reaching viewers on all screens across its ever-growing constellation of iconic brands, which includes Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Rolling Stone, Billboard, WWD, SHE Media, Robb Report, Deadline, Sportico, Vibe, BGR, ARTnews, Fairchild Media, and, among many others. PMC’s journalists and content creators deliver daily the most comprehensive news and information in their industries and areas of coverage, unequaled in ambition, depth and courage. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 14 countries worldwide, PMC believes companies should not only be profitable but also forces for good. To learn more about PMC, our 2% Foundation and its iconic brands, please visit

About Penske Media Corporation

Penske Media Corporation (PMC) is a leading digital media and information services company whose award-winning content attracts a monthly audience of more than 260 million a month and reaches users in more than 175 countries as well as a collective 390 million social media followers. The company houses a constellation of globally prominent and legendary brands, including Variety, Rolling Stone,, WWD, Robb Report, SHE Media, BGR, IndieWire, Beauty Inc, Sourcing Journal, TVLine, FN, BlogHer, HollywoodLife, Gold Derby, and SPY. PMC delivers exceptional content to consumers, business leaders and organizations around the world across multiple platforms: digital, mobile, social, print, video, broadcast, and dynamic live events. Headquartered in New York and Los Angeles with additional offices in 11 countries worldwide, Penske Media is the way global leaders and influencers are informed, connected, and inspired.

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