Every day, hundreds of writers and experts come to Medium to share their ideas and expertise on design. Were looking for an editor with specialized knowledge of subjects like UX, product design, graphic design, and how visual and experiential design affects the people who engage with it. These topics are read by experienced professionals who want to learn more, be on top of the best design practices, be better at their jobs, and be more desirable to employers.
The ideal candidate for this position can discern fresh and innovative design ideas from outdated or rehashed ones. They know the industry and its trends inside and out, and are familiar with key players and concepts, as well as up-and-comers and emerging ideas. They can be relied on to ensure Medium is contributing to the days conversationor starting new onesin a way that our subscribers find informative and valuable.
This editor knows great writing when they see it, but they also have a knack for making things better. They love to read and have a sixth sense for what other people want to read; they have a critical eye and can deliver constructive editorial feedback that takes a piece from good to great. They should also be obsessed with details.
This editor has an eye for quality, is a skillful communicator, and displays excellent editorial judgment.
At Medium, we foster an inclusive, supportive, fun yet challenging team environment. We value having a team that is made up of a diverse set of backgrounds and respect the healthy expression of diverse opinions. We embrace experimentation and the examination of all kinds of ideas through reasoning and testing. Come join us as we continue to change the world of digital media. Medium is an equal opportunity employer.