Web Producer at Quanta Magazine

February 11, 2022
New York, NY

Quanta Magazine seeks an energetic and versatile web producer to produce article packages for online publication, and to update and manage its Webby Award-winning website. The web producer will work closely with the art staff in researching, acquiring and preparing visual assets for publication, as well as assist in the editorial workflow of the magazine. This full-time position is based in New York City and reports to Quanta’s art director.

The ideal candidate will be a tech-savvy producer with good news and design judgment, professional communication skills, a strong interest in science and mastery of content management systems and media editing software. Experience in newsroom environments and familiarity with journalistic standards and ethics are a plus. 

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Quanta Magazine is an award-winning, editorially independent online publication launched by the Simons Foundation to enhance public understanding of science. Our reporters and editors focus on developments in mathematics, theoretical physics, theoretical computer science and the basic life sciences, with an emphasis on delivering timely, accurate, in-depth and well-crafted articles for our broad, discerning audience. Among other awards and accolades for its science journalism, Quanta was awarded a 2020 National Magazine Award for general excellence. Quanta has syndication partnerships with Wired, The Atlantic, Scientific American, The Washington Post and other publications, has published two books (Alice and Bob Meet the Wall of Fire and The Prime Number Conspiracy) and our articles have been translated into several languages.

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Many of the greatest ideas and discoveries come from a diverse mix of minds, backgrounds and experiences, and we are committed to cultivating an inclusive work environment. The Simons Foundation actively seeks a diverse applicant pool and encourages candidates of all backgrounds to apply. We provide equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic disposition, neurodiversity, disability, veteran status, or any other protected category under federal, state and local law.