AI Reporter

Axios Arlington, VA

Are you interested in joining a quickly growing team that’s determined to change the media landscape? Do you find success in fast-paced environments? Do you enjoy staying on top of current events and thrive when writing quickly and efficiently?

Axios is looking for a talented reporter to help pioneer a new focus area on our Future team. Ideal candidates will embody an entrepreneurial spirit and a passion for Axios' mission of efficiently delivering vital news and information in an experience worthy of people's time, attention, and trust. A successful candidate will be articulate and smart in the science and technology of AI; and the application of AI breakthroughs in businesses and governments.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Report and write news and enterprise stories on global AI and robotics for the Axios website and Future of Work newsletter

Break news on important advances in AI and robotics technology

Explain complicated and technical issues in AI and robotics in Axios’ Smart Brevity™ style

Explain the societal impact of AI in Axios’ Smart Brevity™ style

Navigate and report on companies’, universities’, and private labs’ breakthroughs in AI globally – from Silicon Valley to the new efforts in the UK and the EU, and to China.

Collaborate with Axios’ video team

Collaborate with Axios’ Expert Voices team

QUALIFICATIONS

At least three years of journalism/reporting experience

A deep understanding of the science and technology of AI and robotics

Demonstrated ability to break stories, spot trends for longer-range coverage, and convey contextual meaning to developments on the beat

BENEFITS

Competitive salary

Health insurance (100% paid for individuals, 75% for families)

Primary caregiver 12-week paid leave

401K

Generous vacation policy, plus company holidays

Company equity

Commuter and cell phone benefit

A commitment to an open, inclusive, and diverse work culture

Link to online job announcement

https://grnh.se/sigm00il1

Closing Date

2018-06-04