Editor-in-Chief at Interesting Engineering

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    New York City, NY, United States
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Interesting Engineering is looking for an Editor-in-Chief to run our newsroom and video operations.

Interesting Engineering (IE) is a cutting edge, leading global publisher catering to all lovers of engineering, technology, and science. 

The Editor-in-Chief will work with IE’s leadership to set a thorough global editorial vision and lead the editorial team to make it a reality.


We are looking for someone who:

  • Has solid experience in a similar role
  • Truly understands the science and technology landscape
  • Is in sync with our audience (exceeding 15M on social media) and can create videos and stories that have a far reach
  • Respects editorial boundaries and principles and can make tough calls to always keep the brand name of Interesting Engineering a priority
  • Works well with others in an international setting and can bring out the best in our team
  • Is deadline-driven and loves taking responsibility
  • Thrives in Digital Journalism
  • A charismatic and visionary leader who is able to inspire and guide the team to deliver excellent results
  • Has a strong, demonstrable interest in science, technology, and engineering

Job Description:

What you will do:

  • Lead a passionate team and bring them together for one goal: bringing all the science and technology stories the IE audience desires
  • Ensure no story is left behind as every story matters, but also know when to leave things out
  • Ensure every article and video published is up to IE’s standards
  • Inspire the best in our team by pushing them to give their all and excel at all tasks they undertake
  • Promote and mentor internal talent while recognizing appropriate external talent
  • Make sure IE’s editorial calendar is implemented accurately
  • Always ensure that IE’s voice is maintained across all articles and videos

If that sounds like you, please send us a resume. We would love to hear from you.