Tech Editor
Team
Editor
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Salary
Competitive
Location
Kuala Lumpur, MY
  • Join a young, dynamic and ambitious team in our KL Sentral office
  • Break new editorial ground in the area of Enterprise Technology
  • Join a global media powerhouse that’s experiencing double digit growth of up to 40% YOY

What we are doing:

We are on the hunt for a Tech Editor to lead our established Tech Wire Asia and Tech HQ editorial team in our bustling Kuala Lumpur office. We are looking for a true digital journalist, a technophile who will be responsible for commissioning, writing, editing, steering features and analysis across the ever-changing enterprise technology landscape – in Asia and in Europe and the U.S.

Successful candidates:

Adept at conceptualising, publishing and distributing content across media platforms, while monitoring, maintaining and generating the quality and quantity of readership and team output.

A bit about us:

Hybrid is a global influencer, creating rich and relevant content for brands wishing to connect with audiences in a more effective way. Powered by a team of eager journalists, strategists and business minds, Hybrid moves with unparalleled pace across several independent brands in high-growth markets.

Across three continents, Hybrid’s global team works together to reach millions of monthly unique visitors.

Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • Commissioning and creating content on trending Asian regional, and European and US enterprise technology news stories
  • Utilising sources that identify trends (e.g. NewsWhip, Google Trends) to help choose news stories before they have broken into the ‘mainstream’
  • Uphold Hybrid’s preferred manner of presentation and layout of output on any written material
  • Fully appreciate the role of branded content, commercially as well as editorially
  • Provide support and guidance to the editorial team as well as maintaining the highest editorial standards
  • Create compelling content that increases readership
  • Undertake ad-hoc editing of freelance copy or material
  • Building on your contact base within the tech industry (e.g. innovators/entrepreneurs/business managers/change-makers) to break news stories
  • Maintain the balance between journalistic standards and commercial priorities
  • Ensure grammatical accuracy and guard editorial standards

Requirements:

  • A minimum of five years senior editorial experience
  • Previous experience as an editor
  • Ability to manage a team and communicate effectively across time zones
  • Have a higher-than-average knowledge of digital media technology, such as publishing platforms, social media, SEO etc
  • Excellent English skills and experience of writing technical media
  • Active social media presence and the ability and willingness to use it to build readership
  • Strong work ethic, with an excellent track record of delivering content in a coherent editorial policy framework
  • Enterprising and ambitious for yourself and for your team
  • Positive approach and upbeat personality – at Hybrid we value attitude over experience

Benefits:

  • Fiercely competitive salary DOE with annual pay reviews
  • A-game team with an aspirational sense of purpose to deliver outstanding work
  • Clear route to success with fantastic career progression pathways in a growing company that questions the norm
  • Fantastic work culture — regular team events, incentives and social activities
  • A pretty cool workspace with lots of great people in it















Apply now
Vanessa Webley
Talent Acquisition
Speak or apply directly with our recruiter
Join a team of outstanding people delivering more compelling media for our audiences and clients. Work in a dedicated environment, where bold ideas are turned into action.
Salary
Location
Kuala Lumpur, MY
Team
Editor
Tech Editor
  • Join a young, dynamic and ambitious team in our KL Sentral office
  • Break new editorial ground in the area of Enterprise Technology
  • Join a global media powerhouse that’s experiencing double digit growth of up to 40% YOY

What we are doing:

We are on the hunt for a Tech Editor to lead our established Tech Wire Asia and Tech HQ editorial team in our bustling Kuala Lumpur office. We are looking for a true digital journalist, a technophile who will be responsible for commissioning, writing, editing, steering features and analysis across the ever-changing enterprise technology landscape – in Asia and in Europe and the U.S.

Successful candidates:

Adept at conceptualising, publishing and distributing content across media platforms, while monitoring, maintaining and generating the quality and quantity of readership and team output.

A bit about us:

Hybrid is a global influencer, creating rich and relevant content for brands wishing to connect with audiences in a more effective way. Powered by a team of eager journalists, strategists and business minds, Hybrid moves with unparalleled pace across several independent brands in high-growth markets.

Across three continents, Hybrid’s global team works together to reach millions of monthly unique visitors.

Key Responsibilities of the role:

  • Commissioning and creating content on trending Asian regional, and European and US enterprise technology news stories
  • Utilising sources that identify trends (e.g. NewsWhip, Google Trends) to help choose news stories before they have broken into the ‘mainstream’
  • Uphold Hybrid’s preferred manner of presentation and layout of output on any written material
  • Fully appreciate the role of branded content, commercially as well as editorially
  • Provide support and guidance to the editorial team as well as maintaining the highest editorial standards
  • Create compelling content that increases readership
  • Undertake ad-hoc editing of freelance copy or material
  • Building on your contact base within the tech industry (e.g. innovators/entrepreneurs/business managers/change-makers) to break news stories
  • Maintain the balance between journalistic standards and commercial priorities
  • Ensure grammatical accuracy and guard editorial standards

Requirements:

  • A minimum of five years senior editorial experience
  • Previous experience as an editor
  • Ability to manage a team and communicate effectively across time zones
  • Have a higher-than-average knowledge of digital media technology, such as publishing platforms, social media, SEO etc
  • Excellent English skills and experience of writing technical media
  • Active social media presence and the ability and willingness to use it to build readership
  • Strong work ethic, with an excellent track record of delivering content in a coherent editorial policy framework
  • Enterprising and ambitious for yourself and for your team
  • Positive approach and upbeat personality – at Hybrid we value attitude over experience

Benefits:

  • Fiercely competitive salary DOE with annual pay reviews
  • A-game team with an aspirational sense of purpose to deliver outstanding work
  • Clear route to success with fantastic career progression pathways in a growing company that questions the norm
  • Fantastic work culture — regular team events, incentives and social activities
  • A pretty cool workspace with lots of great people in it
Apply now















Vanessa Webley
Talent Acquisition
Speak or apply directly with our recruiter
Join a team of outstanding people delivering more compelling media for our audiences and clients. Work in a dedicated environment, where bold ideas are turned into action.