CBS Corporation Editor - CNET in Louisville, Kentucky
Editor - CNET
CBS BUSINESS UNIT: CBS Interactive
JOB TYPE: Full-Time Staff
JOB LOCATION: Louisville, KY, US
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CNET gives the most comprehensive, timely, and engaging technology buying advice and news on the planet. We work with a team of more than 80 hotshot journalists around the world to hunt down the best tech, then we tell our readers and viewers how to incorporate that tech into their lives. We live tech, and then we write and produce compelling, informative product reviews and video shows.
As part of our editorial team, you will be responsible for reviewing wireless routers and other consumer networking equipment with razor wit, as well as writing news and original commentary, creating slideshows, confidently presenting products in videos, and developing buying advice and features. We're looking for an independent thinker, a creative writer, and a natural storyteller who is passionate about technology and loves the idea of bringing that passion to others.
Pitch and write reviews, news articles, and other stories on the topics of consumer wireless routers
Write scripts and appear in videos to accompany your posts
Implement and evolve an objective networking testing methodology
Cultivate an active and engaging presence across major social media platforms
Cultivate contacts with all beat-appropriate product vendors
Support colleagues across CNET’s Reviews and News divisions with your expertise
Become an expert technology photographer
Travel as necessary to industry events and trade shows
CNET Smart Home: Come work in tech journalism’s premiere facility for testing and reviewing smart home products
Consumer Electronics Show: The industry’s largest convention where CNET creates blanket coverage from the show floor in Las Vegas
Feature writing: You will have the opportunity to pitch and report on deeply investigative technology news stories for publication online and for the CNET Magazine
What you bring to the team:
In-depth knowledge of residential wireless networking technology
Two to three years professional writing experience (please submit clips or links)
Familiarity with online publishing
Detail-oriented, critically-minded, naturally curious
BA/BS or equivalent experience
You might also have--
Knowledge of basic HTML
Graphic design/data journalism experience
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